Solar Farm Electrical Technician - Milton Keynes
We are searching for an experienced Solar Farm Electrical Technician based in the Milton Keynes or Northampton area.
Do you want to work to make Power for Good?
We’re the world’s largest independent renewable energy company. We’re driven by a simple yet powerful vision : to create a future where everyone has access to affordable, zero carbon energy.
We know that achieving our ambitions would be impossible without our people. Because we’re tackling some of the world’s toughest problems, we need the very best people to help us.
They’re our most important asset so that’s why we continually invest in them.
RES is a family with a diverse workforce, and we are dedicated to the personal professional growth of our people, no matter what stage of their career they’re at.
We can promise you rewarding work which makes a real impact, the chance to learn from inspiring colleagues from across a growing, global network and opportunities to grow personally and professionally.
Our competitive package offers rewards and benefits including pension schemes, flexible working, and top-down emphasis on better work-life balance.
We also offer private healthcare, discounted green travel, 25 days holiday with options to buy / sell five days per annum, enhanced family leave and four volunteering days per year so you can make an impact somewhere else.
The Solar Farm ElectricalTechnician is a site-based role performing Operation & Maintenance dutieson utility-scale solar plants with outputs of 5 MW and above (25 acres andabove).
The overall purpose of the roleis to ensure the solar plants achieve outstanding levels of safety, quality andperformance at a cost that meets operational budget, as part of an industryleading team of renewable energy specialists.
The ideal candidate will be afully qualified electrician with experience operating and maintaining MW-scalesolar plants and / or DC / HV Experience.
You will need to be located nearthe operational plants and have a full driving licence. This is a permanentrole and will require availability for weekend on-call duties.
A company vehicle, phone andlaptop / tablet will be provided. An overtime system is in place. RES provides a comprehensive package ofbenefits including contributory pension, private health insurance andinvestment in role specific training.
RES pride ourselves on our in-house training programmeand as such a full training programme is provided. Technicians who demonstratean aptitude for career progression will be encouraged to broaden theirexperience to advanced levels such as an industry recognised HV AuthorisedPerson (AP) or Senior Authorised Person (SAP).
For team members who embody our values of Passion, Accountability,Collaboration and Excellence, the opportunities for growth are huge.
The responsibilities ofthe Solar Farm Electrical Technician include :
Our company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.