Field Service Engineer

Oxford/Reading/Swindon

Competitive Salary

Astute are proud to be partnered with a business that offer a range of services such as asset management technical support, financial and legal services to large scale Solar PV projects. With a strategic growth plan in place, a new and exciting new opportunity now exists for a Field Service Engineer covering Oxford/Reading/Swindon territory.
As Field Service Engineer you will be responsible for attending customers’ sites, maintaining various solar PV systems on a day-to-day basis. These PV systems are mainly ground mounted PV systems. The Field Service Engineer will be carrying out maintenance on installations, utilising and testing solar PV.

As Field Service Engineer, you will be responsible for:-

  • Routine maintenance, testing, and remedial work on deployed solar PV systems
  • Complying with business procedures
  • Installation of any new Solar PV or Wind systems in the current pipeline
  • Performing Preventative Maintenance accordingly with the PPM annual plan
  • Performing Corrective Maintenance as occur
  • Reporting of activities performed on site, daily basis, through the CMMS or manual reports as applicable
  • To be considered for the Field Service Engineer role, you will demonstrate experience in:-

  • 3+ years Network diagnostics & Remote communications experience
  • 3+ years LV/HV Planned Preventative maintenance G59 Competent
  • Familiarity with Earthing Systems – including measuring and monitoring Relays
  • Excellent computer skills with a high degree of proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint as well as CMMS and Reporting software
  • Knowledge of power electronics and circuitry, power generation technologies and equipment
  • Excellent understanding of CCTV systems
  • As Field Service Engineer with our client, you will receive:-

  • Competitive salary of £36k – £46k DOE
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Company Van
  • If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring and ask to speak to Simon Cheung who can tell you more.

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