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Project Manager - Solar PV

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Project Manager - Solar PV

Commutable from Leicester, Peterborough, Northampton

£35'000 - £45'000 + Training + Progression + Bonus + 23 days holiday + Pension + Private Medical

Are you an electrical Project Manager looking to progress into the renewable sector, or time-served senior Electrician looking for the next step up in your career?

Do you want to join a rapidly-expanding renewable energy company in a pivotal role where you can develop your skills, progress you career and contribute towards net zero carbon?

This well-established company specialise in the design, installation and maintenance of renewable energy systems such as heat pumps and solar PV. They have gone from strength to strength in recent years and have built a strong reputation through the bespoke solutions that they offer their clients. Due to increased demand, the Solar PV division has exciting plans for expansion to drive future success.

In this role, the successful candidate will be managing the installation of multiple high-end domestic and commercial Solar PV projects from the point of conception to completion. This is a hybrid role with a mixture of home, office and site based work - sites are predominantly located around the South and the Midlands.

The ideal candidate will be a Project Manager or similar with a strong electrical background. Time-served senior electricians looking to progress their career will also be considered and are encouraged to apply. Experience within the renewable sector (specifically solar PV and battery) is desirable but not essential as training will be provided.

This is a fantastic opportunity to establish a long-term career within the renewable energy sector, with a dynamic company offering a varied and challenging role that will allow you to enhance your skillset whilst adding significant value to the business.

The Role:
*Travel to site and carry out surveys for solar PV on domestic and commercial properties
*Manage the installation of Solar PV projects
*Ensure projects are running on time, to budget, to client specification and to company standards.
*Responsible for pre-project costing, ordering and scheduling equipment, adhering to company standards
*Work closely with project co-ordinator to advise on planning and scheduling of workforce
*Ensure H&S on site and that standards are being met
*Be the main point of contact for client, provide update reports and answer any queries
*Hybrid working with travel to offices in Northamptonshire and Surrey, site visits across the South and Midlands

The Person:
*Experience as a project manager in the electrical industry OR time-served senior electrician wanting to progress
*Must have a strong electrical background with qualifications
*Knowledge and experience working with solar PV and / or battery systems is very desirable
*Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
*IT literate
*Full UK Driving License

Key words: Solar PV, Photovoltaic, Electrical, Renewable, Mechanical, Construction, Building Services, Installation, Project Manager, Electrician, Prince 2, Commercial, Domestic, Peterborough, Northampton, Corby, Leicester

Reference Number: BBBH178699

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.