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Electrical Design Engineer (Solar PV)

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Electrical Design Engineer (Solar PV)


£30'000 - £40'000 + Training + Pension + Holidays

Are you an Electrical Design Engineer, or an Electrician with experience working on Solar PV?

Do you want to join a dynamic and expanding renewable company in a pivotal role where you will receive industry specific training and the chance to build a long-term career?

This award-winning company specialise in the design, installation and maintenance of renewable energy systems to domestic and commercial properties across the South West and UK wide. They have thrived in recent years as the UK strives towards net zero carbon, and they are now in need of a Design Engineer to join their team and facilitate future success.

In this role, the Electrical Design Engineer will be responsible for producing designs for commercial scale solar PV projects, mainly roof-top but also some ground mount and car port projects. This is an office based role with occasional travel to site for surveys.

The ideal candidate will be an electrical design engineer looking to get into the solar PV sector, or a qualified electrician with experience working on Solar PV looking to get into design work. Candidates must have a good level of CAD knowledge and be commutable to North Somerset.

This is an excellent opportunity to broaden your skillset and progress your career in the renewable energy sector, where you can play a key part in the growth and success of a well-established business.

The Role:
*Produce designs for commercial solar PV projects using industry specific design software (e.g. PVSol)
*Estimate costs and produce quotations for clients
*Consistent communication with clients ensuring design meets specification
*Provide technical design knowledge and support colleagues and client
*Office based role with occasional site visits to carry out surveys
*Working closely alongside Sales and Installation team

The Person:
*Electrical Design Engineer OR Electrician with experience working on Solar PV
*Knowledge and experience using CAD (ideally PVSol)
*Knowledge of wiring regulations
*Experience working with or having existing relationships with DNO is desirable
*Commutable to North Somerset

Reference Number: BBBH151461

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Gabrielle Peters 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.