Solar PV Designer / Technician

Job Title: Solar PV Designer / Technician
Location: Manchester
Salary: £27,000 + Car
Job Published: October 10, 2016 18:21

Job Description

This renewable energy provider was formed by a group of like-minded individuals committed to making a positive impact on the way people think about, harness and consume energy. With over 10 years' experience in the renewable energy, sales, waste and finance sectors they have a proven track record of project finance and delivery.

They are looking to recruit an enthusiastic Solar PV Designer/Technician to join a small team of individuals passionate about renewable energy. The selected candidate will be responsible for the entire life cycle of projects, from full design through to specification and sign off of each Solar PV installation. Where necessary you will be required to carry out site visits and surveys for prospective installations of both domestic and commercial roof and ground mount systems. 

Your day to day work will be designing PV installations and as such you will need to be proficient using software including PVsyst, Autocad and PVSol for the production of tender documents and drawings associated with the submission of planning applications. They require someone who will integrate well into their already established team, has the initiative to work on projects alone as well as be comfortable reporting to Senior Management.

This role is based at their Birchwood Business Park, Warrington Head Office. Situated just off M62 Junction 11 and with various public transport options on the park their location has fantastic transport links with both Liverpool and Manchester. However, with offices based in the US and Northern Ireland there is a definite opportunity for Travel should that be something that interests you.

Skills & Experience:

- Electrical or mechanical engineering degree or significant electrical PV design and installation experience
- 4+ years in the design and specification of solar PV domestic and commercial ground mount installation
- Proficient using PV design software PVSyst, Autocad, PVSol