Plant Manager - Large Scale Solar PV

Igloo3 Ltd
Brighton, East Sussex
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Plant Manager - Large Scale Solar PV

An international solar engineering and O&M firm are currently experiencing strong growth in the UK market and need to hire a Plant Manager to help manage their portfolio of around 500mw of large scale solar PV.

Their O&M service comprises technical, commercial and infrastructure services of utility scale PV power plants.

About the role

You'll be responsible for helping ensure failure-free operation of all you assigned large scale solar PV installations. You'll be responsible for coordinating all on-site services through the team of technicians and sub-contractors.

You'll also act as the first point of contact for technical enquiries from customers, both on the phones and onsite.

In addition, for all your plants, you'll need to provide monthly / quarterly / yearly customer reports of all PV installations under management. You'll also be regularly leasing with the MD and Technical manager on latest status of projects (i.e. larger projects, work scheduling etc.)

The role will be predominantly office based but you will be required to travel to client site when necessary.

Qualifications and experience

  • Electrical engineering / technical background
  • Experience of Large scale PV
  • Excellent communication skills as you'll be the first point of contact for clients' technical queries


£30-35,000 per annum + company mobile phone. Location is flexible (can be home based) but ideally Brighton / East Sussex area.