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O&M Solar Field Technician – Peterborough

O&M Solar Field Technician - Peterborough

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : Norwich
  • Salary : £45,000
  • Sector : Renewables
  • Ref : 25121
  • Salary: £45,000
O&M Solar Field Technician
Peterborough Area 
£38,000 – £45,000 DOE
About the role:

Astute’s Renewables team is partnering with a leading service provider, offering technical services for the full lifecycle of Photovoltaic (PV) plants. Together we are looking for a O&M Solar Field Technician to support their clients large scale and utility scale assets across the West Midlands region.

The O&M Solar Field Technician role comes with a salary of up to £45,000 (DOE), Overtime and development opportunities and other benefits.

If you’re a Level 3 qualified maintenance technician with experience across industrial/ commercial scale solar and are looking to join a growing organisation in this sector, offering development and progression opportunities then upload your CV to apply today.

Responsibilities and duties:
As the O&M Solar Field Technician, you will:

  • Maintain and carry out a proactive maintenance program to maximise asset performance. performance.
  • Conduct tasks on commercial ground mount and rooftops solar.
  • Regularly monitor alarms and generation statistics via the remote management system.
  • Promptly identify and respond to fault situations.
  • Adhere to company health and safety protocols.
  • Engage in ongoing training, maintain records, and manage contractors as needed.
  • Ensure test equipment is fully functional and calibrated.
  • Participate in an on-call rota.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent electrical qualification.
  • BS7671 wiring regulations to 18th Edition.
  • Experience performing O&M responsibilities on commercial or utility scale solar.
  • HVAP (desirable).
Personal skills:
The O&M Solar Field Technician role would suit someone who is:

  • Flexible to cover multiple sites in your region, with the possibility for overnight stays and participation in an on-call rota.
  • Self-motivated with minimal supervision required.
Salary and benefits of the O&M Solar Field Technician role:

  • Salary between £38,000 – £45,000, depending on experience.
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays.
  • Company van, laptop, and mobile provided.
  • Company benefits and pension scheme.
  • Progression and further development opportunities.
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 07441 391742 to speak to Kieran Boyton-Salts who can tell you more.


To apply for this O&M Solar Field Technician - Peterborough 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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