Careers

Careers

Fully Qualified Electrician:

About Us

Cambridge Solar is a leading UK solar PV installation and battery storage company. Winners of the prestigious REA Renewable Energy Installer of the year 2018. We have a strong track record of delivering high quality solar photovoltaic and battery installations with first-class customer service. Established in 2009 Cambridge Solar has carried out hundreds of solar installations across the whole of the UK. 

We are an ambitious, inclusive, growing company, operating in a competitive market. Our mission is to lead the industry and we are looking for like-minded individuals who want to join us on this exciting adventure, transforming the UK’s energy supply system. Further information can be found via our website www.cambridge-solar.co.uk  

Fully Qualified Electrician:

This role is at the heart of what we do, meeting our customer’s requirements and providing the highest-level installation workmanship with a customer first approach.

The role is both practical and organisational, it will include installation and management of the electrical elements of high-quality solar panel, battery, EV charging and monitoring systems.

The work we do is both AC and DC and will require confidence working with both single-phase and three-phase electrics, ideally up to the 100-kW scale.

You will be based in Cambridge and will also cover the Oxford area with potential work elsewhere as and when required.

 

  • Undertaking site visits to determine the most appropriate cable routes and hardware installation locations
  • Specifying appropriate electrical products for specific jobs
  • Inspecting and testing existing single phase and three phase circuits. 
  • Installing and testing of new single phase and three phase circuits. 
  • Installing and testing electrical elements of solar PV systems.  
  • Installing and testing EV charging points. 
  • Installing and testing surge protection devices. 
  • Installing and testing wireless and hardwired monitoring systems.  
  • Supervising and mentoring a growing team of individuals.  
  • Demonstrating and supporting clients with their system operation.  
  • Completing all necessary certificates and paperwork. 
  • Work in accordance with MCS/NICEIC regulations.
  • Work in accordance with all Health and Safety regulations and company polices.
  • Work on both existing and new build installations.
  • Work on both domestic and commercial systems.

Qualifications/Key Skills:

 

  • You will be a fully qualified electrician: 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations. 
  • You will be fully qualified in C&G 2391-52 Inspection & Testing. 
  • Hold a ECS Card.
  • Hold a full UK driver’s license. 
  • You will be able to deal with customers in a polite, professional, and efficient manner.
  • You will be organised, a clear communicator and computer literate. 
  • You will be a team player, with a positive attitude and a thirst for learning new products and technologies in the solar PV, battery storage and EV sector. 
  • You will be presentable, considerate and remain calm and professional when dealing with customers, sub-contractors, and colleagues even when under pressure. 
  • You will be motivated and thrive on delivering the highest level of installation services both technically and from a customer services perspective.

Hours of Work:

Full time position of 40hrs per week, working Monday – Friday but with occasional requirement to meet commissioning deadlines. Flexible working options available.

Location of Work:

Cambridge/ Oxford/ Mobile  

Salary: 

£38,000.00 per year

Benefits: 

  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working
  • Pension scheme
  • Use of a company vehicle
  • Uniform and tools provided
  • Work phone and laptop
  • Full training will be provided for specific solar elements

How to Apply:

Submit your CV and Covering Letter now to bev@cambridge-solar.co.uk . Selection stages consist of a telephone interview and if successfully shortlisted you will be invited to attend an interview either in person or via video conference.

We care about your privacy and are committed to processing your information in line with Data Protection and GDPR laws. By submitting your CV and covering letter you agree to it being stored in a secure location.

 

 

 

 

Project Manager - Solar PV:

About Us

Cambridge Solar is a leading UK solar PV installation and battery storage company. Winners of the prestigious REA Renewable Energy Installer of the year 2018. We have a strong track record of delivering high quality solar photovoltaic and battery installations with first-class customer service. Established in 2009 Cambridge Solar has carried out hundreds of solar installations across the whole of the UK. 

We are an ambitious, inclusive, growing company, operating in a competitive market. Our mission is to lead the industry and we are looking for like-minded individuals who want to join us on this exciting adventure, transforming the UK’s energy supply system. Further information can be found via our website www.cambridge-solar.co.uk  

Project Manager:

This role is key to our success and involves the successful planning and management of
installation projects of solar panels, battery, and EV charging systems for both commercial
and domestic customers, through a customer first approach. You will be working in our
friendly and growing Machynlleth office:

 

  • Planning project timelines and schedules in conjunction with procurement and logistics to ensure stock is available for installations.

  • Co-ordinating installations working across departments, allocating all necessary resources including people and other company resources.

  • Managing and maintaining the organisations calendar for installations, ensuring any updates to projects are logged via our project management software.

  • Managing a team of sub-contractors, ensuring they work to agreed timelines and strict Health and Safety regulations and company polices.

  • Reporting regularly to the Company Directors, communicating the progress of projects and projected cash flow.

  • Ensuring all projects follow relevant Health and Safety standards in line with Company and legislative guidelines, including relevant administration.

  • Attending daily and operational meetings communicating any issues that could impact the success of a project.

  • Providing detailed handovers across different departments to ensure the success of a project.

  • Ensuring deadlines are met for upcoming installations and projects.

  • Answering customer queries through telephone and email.

  • Ensuring all administrative tasks are completed within agreed time scales, accurately and with attention to detail.

  • Supporting the Project Team with any additional tasks.

Qualifications/Key Skills:

  • Previous experience within site or project management.

  • Up to date knowledge of Health and Safety legislation.

  • Excellent organisational and planning skills.

  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills.

  • Confident decision making.

  • Financial and commercial awareness.

  • Able to control Health and Safety aspects on site.

  • Able to effectively manage time to meet deadline.

  • Able to effectively multi-task several projects at once.

  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Teams.

  • Able to deal with customers in a polite, professional, and efficient manner.

  • Able to work as a team player and on their own.

  • A positive attitude for dealing with customers.

  • Attention to detail.

Hours of Work:

Full time position of 40hrs per week, working Monday – Friday. Flexible working options available.

Location of Work:

Machynlleth (Wales)

Salary: 

Competitive salary offered

Benefits: 

  • 25 days holidays, plus bank holidays

  • Paid lunch breaks

  • Flexible working

  • Pension scheme

  • Work phone and laptop

  • Full training will be provided for specific solar elements

  • A growing company with future opportunities

How to Apply:

Submit your CV and Covering Letter now to bev@cambridge-solar.co.uk . Selection stages consist of a telephone interview and if successfully shortlisted you will be invited to attend an interview either in person or via video conference.

We care about your privacy and are committed to processing your information in line with Data Protection and GDPR laws. By submitting your CV and covering letter you agree to it being stored in a secure location.