​Operations and Maintenance Manager - Large Scale Solar PV

Job Title: ​Operations and Maintenance Manager - Large Scale Solar PV
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: #9424112_1496764482
Contact Name: Sefton Owens
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 06, 2017 16:54

Job Description

Operations and Maintenance Manager - Solar O&M

We are recruiting for an experienced Operations Manager for a leading European services provider who manage substantial Solar PV assets.

The company is growing both in Europe and the UK and are looking to appoint an Operations Manager to help facilitate and manage this growth.

The role

The Operations and Maintenance Manager will be based in the Milton Keynes office and be responsible for supporting the development of the Operations and Maintenance offering. Specifically, by ensuring that all the O&M activities are delivered on time, within budget and within resource guidelines.

You'll need to work closely with the existing asset engineering team to provide support and coordinate their visits to sites and tracking time on repairs.

You'll also be responsible for negotiating and managing commercial contracts for all sub-contractors and external suppliers whilst ensuring all Health and Safety guidelines are being adhered to.

About you

  • You'll need a minimum of 2 years' experience within utility scale solar PV industry in Contracts and / or Operations Management.
  • You'll need to commercially aware and be able to make sound business judgements 'on the spot'. Coupled with this you'll need to have strong analytical, planning and organisational skills.
  • As you'll be liaising with clients, team members, sub-contractors and suppliers you'll need to demonstrate excellent communication skills, both orally and written.


Salary will be in the region of £35,000 to £45,000 and you'll need to be able to work in Milton Keynes on a daily basis as well as occasional travel to sites.