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Solar Farm Technical Engineer

Devon - Salary £35,000-£40,000

We are seeking a Technical Engineer to work for a UK based developer of ground mount solar farms.

******Applicants must have had experience working on ground mount solar farms (not rooftops) as an engineer********

Job Summary:

As the Technical Engineer you will be providing high level technical support to both the field and office teams. You will be involved with projects, onboarding new assets and any arising faults. You will also be encouraged to find innovative ways to maximise asset performance.

Responsibilities to include;

• Being a advocate for company Health and Safety awareness and implementation
• Training and developing field service teams skill sets and technical knowledge
• Provide comprehensive reports, using our bespoke systems in a prompt and diligent manner.
• Assist with the compilation of insurance and warranty claims.
• To coordinate and participate in major incidents and repairs.
• To be a technical hub, supporting both the Field Service team and office
• Liaising with clients on key issues and performance reports


• A sound working knowledge of HSE legislation including HSE at Work Act and Construction Design and Management Regulations.
• Time served as Electrician and/or electrical engineer
• Can provide high level technical support for fault finding and diagnostics.
• Capable of attending a site, identify faults, diagnose them, and perform repairs accordingly.
• Excellent, habitual report writing and IT skills.
• Knowledge of HV systems.
• Expert level knowledge of multiple inverter types
• Solar experience operating and fault finding on inverters, HV, DC & AC.


• Qualified electrician; BS7671 and Level 3 Electrical NVQ or appropriate equivalent (apprenticeship completed, IET, etc).
• Relevant experience performing operations and maintenance on PV assets
• IOSH Managing Safety or equivalent would be an advantage
• HNC/HND or similar degree in Electrical Engineering would be an advantage

key words: electrical maintenance engineer electrician solar engineer solar farm engineer solar farm service engineer solar farm maintenance engineer pv engineer pv service engineer

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