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Electrical Solar Installer

Electrical Solar Installer

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : Leicester
  • Salary : £55,000
  • Sector : Renewables
  • Ref : 25253
  • Salary: £55,000
Astute’s Renewables team is partnering with a leading renewable energy provider with a commitment to professional development and sustainability to recruit an Electrical Solar Installer across Northern England.

The strategically important Electrical Solar Installer role comes with a basic salary of up to £45k, overtime/piece rates, company van and fuel cards, pension and 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.

If you’re an Electrical Solar Installer and are looking to work for an organisation that puts integrity and people at the forefront of everything it does then submit your CV to apply today.


Responsibilities and duties

Reporting to the Senior Installation Manager you will:


  • Connect pre-installed solar panels, inverters and batteries on new-build housing estates and properties across the North of England.
  • Drive across Northern England, to new build estates to connect, test and commission the solar panels, inverters and batteries on new-build properties.
  • Carry out any rectification works required.
  • Typically complete 4-8 properties a day.
  • Always represent the business in a positive manner.
  • Some works will require nights away (pre-paid accommodations with meals and allowances are provided). Usually once a fortnight.

Professional qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:


  • Experience in installation and connection of domestic scale Solar PV panels, inverters and batteries. Commercial scale experience is also of interest.
  • Has 18th Edition Wiring Regulations and a Level 3 Electrical qualification such as Electrical Installation or similar.
  • Has a Full UK Driving Licence.

Personal skills

The Electrical Solar Installer role would suit someone who is:


  • Able to travel and stay nights away – van, fuel cards, accommodations and meal allowances provided (dinner, drink and breakfasts).
  • Used to working in fast paced environments.
  • Able to use own initiative.
  • Able to work in a team and own their own.

Salary and benefits of the Electrical Solar Installer role


  • A basic salary up to £45,000 or piece rate (£75 per completed unit)
  • Company van and fuel cards
  • Pre-paid accommodations with dinner, drink and meals included
  • Pension and 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays.


To apply for this Electrical Solar Installer 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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