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O and M Manager – Solar

O and M Manager - Solar

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : Kings Langley
  • Salary : £65,000 per year
  • Sector : Renewables
  • Ref : 25223
  • Salary: £65,000 per year

Astute’s Renewables team is partnering with one of the words largest renewable energy companies whose goal is a future where everyone has access to affordable zero carbon energy. They are currently looking to recruit an O&M Manager within a commutable distance to Watford and experience working as an Electrical Engineer with experience planning maintenance on MW-scale solar plants.

This O&M Manager role comes with a starting salary of up to £65,000 plus a car allowance and other benefits.

If you’re wanting to work for a genuine major player in the UK solar energy space, then please read on and apply.
Responsibilities and duties

  • Providing Solar O&M services in accordance with client contractual requirements, including a reactive callout service.
  • Evaluating maintenance performance metrics and implementing improvement actions.
  • Developing maintenance plans in alignment with contract terms, manufacturer’s requirements, and industry best practices.
  • Assisting in the drafting and review of RAMS, permits, and maintenance procedures.
  • Managing a team of engineers, ensuring continuous compliance with HSQE requirements.
  • Coordinating with external stakeholders, including internal departments, asset management teams, DNO, and asset owners.
  • Utilizing and maintaining a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) and other quality management tools as needed.

Professional qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Full UK driving license.
  • Electrical Engineering undergraduate degree or equivalent industry experience.
  • IOSH Managing Safely or CITB SMSTS or equivalent.

Personal skills
The O&M Manager role would suit someone who is/has:

  • Knowledge of solar farm assets.
  • Able to accurately plan high voltage maintenance work including labour, materials and skills
  • Previous line management of Engineers

Salary and benefits of the Project Quality Manager role

  • A salary of up to £65,000.
  • Generous car allowance.
  • Bonus scheme.

To apply for this O and M Manager - Solar opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02393910037 to speak to Charlotte Jones who can tell you more. You can also connect with Charlotte on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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