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Electrical Design Engineer

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Electrical Design Engineer - Training in Solar PV

South West & South Wales

£35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Pension + Holidays + Solar PV Training + Work from Home Available

Do you have previous experience in Electrical Engineering and want to develop your career further by entering into a specialised Design position focusing on large scale Renewable Energy projects with a growing company that is making a name for themselves in the sector?

This long-established company has earned a positive reputation as a leading turnkey provider of Biomass, Steam, CHP and Waste-to-Energy systems for a number of clients ranging from District Heating associations to industrial centres and racetracks. They are now beginning to grow a division of the business focusing on Solar PV projects and have already had a significant amount of interest in this from potential and existing clients, and in line with this they are looking for an Electrical Design Engineer who they can train into Solar PV to help support their ongoing work.

In this role you will be responsible for the design of Solar PV systems to meet customer requirements by using CAD software such as PVsyst and PV*SOL. You will be working closely alongside both the upper management team and the installations team to provide support where needed throughout the design and installation phases of projects.

The ideal candidate will be educated to at least HNC/HND Level in Electrical Engineering, although will preferably have completed a Degree in Electrical Engineering. They will have previous experience carrying out designs for commercial or industrial scale electrical projects and will have a keen interest in developing their career further by moving into the Renewable Energy sector.

This is a great role for someone who feels like their career is stagnating and wants to take themselves to the next level by joining a thriving group of engineering specialists and contributing to the next phase of the company's growth.

The role:
* Undertaking training in Solar design software such as PVsyst and PV*SOL
* Producing CAD drawings and electrical designs for Solar PV systems
* Liaising with customers to ensure requirements are understood and addressed
* Supporting with budgeting and pricing of Solar projects
* Travelling to customer sites where necessary

The person:
* Educated to at least HNC/HND Level in Electrical Engineering
* Degree in Electrical Engineering (advantageous)
* Previous experience in carrying out electrical designs at the commercial or industrial level
* Knowledge of or previous experience with Renewable Energy systems (advantageous)
* Full UK driving license

Reference Number: BBBH171225

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Stuart Goble at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.