Solar O&M Technician

Job Title: Solar O&M Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + OT, Van , On call, Bonus + phone
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00020088
Contact Name: Sally Woods
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Our Client are highly professional provider of solar services including O&M on large scale solar plants across the UK.
Currently looking to expand their services as part of this process they are looking for highly competent Electricians/ Technicians to work on solar sites in the UK.


  • DC testing and troubleshooting
  • Module testing and replacement
  • String combiner box maintenance
  • String and central inverter maintenance
  • AC LV maintenance and repair
  • Good Communicating with our office/home based O&M team
  • RS485 and Ethernet trouble shooting and repair and computer based configuration and monitoring of sophisticated components (e.g. firmware updates)
  • Ground care and Installation experience.
  • Conducting site safety inductions
  • Monitoring sub-contractors

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to gain Authorised Person (AP) or a Senior Authorised Person (SAP) status, incentives and bonuses will then be added to your salary.


  • Qualified electrician including Inspection & Test
  • 17th Edition and City Guilds
  • Experience of commercial sites and /or energy infrastructure construction or operations
  • Excellent communication skills and organised and orderly working practices
  • Analytic nature and Professional appearance and demeanour
  • Safety first work approach
  • Regular use of Microsoft Excel, Work and Outlook
  • Full British UK Driving Licence
  • Ethernet and Fibre optic communications and Data monitoring systems
  • Central Inverter skills/qualifications/experience
  • High Voltage (HV) switching (AP or SAP) desirable
  • Experince of large scale solar sites O&M desirable
  • SMSTS desirable