All about Solar Energy Recruitment

According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), Solar is expected to account for 60% of new renewable capacity additions by 2025 which is great news for renewables and jobs in the sector. 

We’ve been recruiting in the energy sector for over a decade and are pioneers within renewables recruitment. Having worked on many prestigious and ground breaking projects, we’ve filled a diverse range of roles in the solar hiring market for consultancies, developers and O&M companies alike.

Whether we’re providing talent for Operation and Maintenance, Sales and Business Development, Account Management, Asset and Portfolio, Technical and Engineering, or Development and Project Management, one thing is consistent and that is our commitment to providing the highest levels of service.

With clear, concise communication, we ensure your brief to recruit solar jobs, or in the wider renewable energy recruitment field, is met and that we provide candidates with the technical skills and experience required to thrive in this environment.

From Solar PV Field Service Engineers to Solar PV Construction Managers to Solar Electrical Technicians, we’ll meet your recruitment requirements each and every time.

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Executive Search

We have a global network of senior managers and executives, all across the private, public and third sector, ready to deliver purposeful leadership.

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Whether perm, fixed-term or contract, our tried and tested recruitment process works. Experts in search, we deliver great candidates, quicker.

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PSL Partnering

Acting as an extension of your recruitment team, we'll deliver to agreed recruitment SLAs and work with you to achieve your recruitment goals.

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Response Handling

Whether you need support for a one-off role or on-going help, you can take advantage of A&Y Connect, flexible response handling when you need it.

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  • Matt Armstrong

    Head of Strategy & Digital , British Airways Holidays

    ​Working with Allen & York, and in particular with Lester, has been a very pleasant and productive experience. Lester’s understanding of our requirements was exceptional, resulting in only CVs for applicants that met our brief being forwarded on. Working in partnership with A&Y and using dual branding on adverts also worked really well. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Allen &...

  • Ecology Recruitment Manager

    Ecology Recruitment Manager , Global Multidisciplinary Consultancy

    ​​“We had a recruitment need in our Ecology Team and were struggling to find good candidates. The decision was taken to appoint one agency only and to give them free reign in the hope that this would provide more of an incentive. After some deliberation, we settled on Allen & York, due to our history of working together and an...

  • HR Manager

    HR Manager , DHL

    ​​“We had very specific competency requirement for our HSE Advisors which could not be met through local recruitment. Allen & York were provided with 5 'must have' and 5 'desirable' criteria and within 2 weeks provided CVs which were a perfect fit, and two candidates have now accepted roles.  The service provided met and exceeded expectations.”

  • Recruitment Specialist

    Recruitment Specialist , RES Group

    ​​“We have been working with Allen & York for many years and have always been impressed by their professionalism, good customer service and their ability to supply us with strong candidates for ‘hard to fill’ roles”. 

  • Recruitment Team Lead

    Recruitment Team Lead , Siemens Energy Wind Power, Tidal & Energy Services

    ​"The Allen & York team have stood out in my view as one of the suppliers that acts as a partner to myself and my team. We can call upon them as needed, to deliver a quality service for us and to work with us in partnership to achieve goals. I appreciate their willingness to tailor their approach to suit our...

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Building Services



£35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum

Building Services


Electrical Design Engineer

£35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum

Building Services


Solar Design Engineer

£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

Building Services


Renewable Heating Project Engineer

£38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum



Property Manager - Solar Developments

Up to £65000.00 per annum



EIA Consultants - Renewable Energy (UK, Hybrid)

£25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum



O&M Coordinator

Up to £30000.00 per annum



Solar & Storage O&M Technician

Up to £40000.00 per annum

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