Do you care about the environment? Are you concerned about the impact of climate change? Would you like to play your part in making the UK greener? If you have strong communication skills and the ability to present demonstrations, you’ll love this role…
Technical Field Project Planner (Technical Field Specialist) – Eco Brand
Kidderminster HQ / Field Based
£35,000 – £40,000
Plus benefits + company car
Product / Service: Leading Solar PV systems for new build housing & commercial sector. Part Backed by E.ON energy
Pedigree: ISO 9001 Accredited. Recent Backing from €3.8 Billion Leader
Clients include: Persimmon, Willmott Dixon, Galliford Try & Redrow Homes
Culture: Excellence, Innovation, Fairness & Trust.
Who we are:
We are one of the UK's leading Eco Renewable Energy Technology companies within the new build housing & commercial sector.
In 2006 we set about creating an environmentally friendly business that made it possible for homeowners and owners of commercial buildings to harness new solar technology advancements. In 2007 the company was born. The company has grown by an average of 25% per year and since then, we have become an industry leader and added a number of other products and services to our portfolio, all to facilitate sustainable living.
We have installed our green energy technology on more than 20,000 buildings across the UK, including schools, hospitals, medical centres, universities and distribution centres and new-build housing.
Testament to our success January 2021 saw energy brand E.ON take a stake in the business to help accelerate our growth and take our sustainable eco vision internationally. It’s an exciting time to be joining us!
Despite winning backing from a larger brand we continue to operate as an independent, ambitious, fast-moving, agile and tight-knit SME backed by the stability of a stock-market listed brand. Win-Win!
We're passionate about what we do and our people and live by our values:
+ We live and breathe our values – excellence, innovation, fairness and trust.
+ We believe the company culture is of huge importance and we empower our employees to contribute to this on a daily basis.
+ We are a market leader and we promote from within.
+ We constantly innovate and look for better ways.
+ We give our people personal development plans and a road map that shows them what they need to do in order to get where they want to go.
What you’ll be doing as a Technical Field Specialist:
The mission for this role is to work alongside the Sales, Customer Service and Operation Teams to help carry out all necessary technical field-based activities. These will include (but not limited to):
+ Pre installation technical surveys (measuring roof space, checking construction plans)
+ Pre start meetings (Pre-construction contract meeting to run through operational procedures, health and safety)
+ Post installation inspections and audits of all non-standard installations (surveying installations to sign off work as compliant to designs and manufacturer instructions)
+ System demos (onsite training for new build housing sales and marketing teams)
+ Handover meetings with clients on non-standard projects
+ Troubleshooting customer care issues (home owners post occupancy) for the customer care team
You will spend the vast majority of your time driving and, in the field, carrying out these critical activities and feeding back to the office-based teams.
Key Responsibilities include:
+ Attending all pre contract meetings (virtually and in the field) on site for new projects
+ Surveying all non-standard installations before and after installation
+ Auditing all non-standard installations (flat roofs, bespoke projects, special mounting systems)
+ Carrying out all required technical field-based activities and working with the Project Leader, Customer Service and Operations Team to visit new build housing developments and projects.
+ Accurate measuring and reading of construction plans.
+ Close attention to detail for surveying and measuring roofs
+ Strong communication skills and ability to present demonstrations
+ Good understanding of multiple types of Solar PV systems and technical knowledge
+ Giving your best and always being positive.
+ Working across all departments to pull projects together.
+ Working for the good of the Team.
+ Working in an open and honest environment with high standards.
+ Working efficiently and constantly looking to do things better.
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to our Hiring Manager
You may have worked in the following capacities: Technical Field Specialist, Field Technician, Estimator, Solar PV Installer, Solar PV Installations, Solar PV Project Manager
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.