Technical Manager / Product Specialist - Solar PV

£40,000 - £50,000
03 Jun 2019
01 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Manager / Technical Sales Support / Product Specialist - Solar PV & Battery Storage Systems
Kidderminster, UK
£40,000 - £50,000

Do you experience of working for a Solar PV company in a technical capacity? If so, we'd love to talk to you about our Technical Sales Support / Product Specialist

We are one of the UK's leading Solar PV installation companies within the new build housing sector. Our company has grown by an average of 25% per year.

We live and breathe our values - excellence, innovation, fairness and trust.
We believe the company culture is of huge importance and we empower our employees to contribute to this on a daily basis.
We are a market leader and we promote from within.
We constantly innovate and look for better ways.
We give our people personal development plans and a road map that shows them what they need to do in order to get where they want to go.
We have quarterly social events that everyone (voluntarily) attends!

The Technical Sales Support / Product Specialist Opportunity:

Essential functions

+ Responsible for providing all technical information and support required by the sales team including being on call to answer questions or assist with tenders on Solar PV and Battery Storage systems
+ Providing guidance to the design and compliance team on variations of design to ensure that we are fully protected and compliant at all times
+ Helping to select and approve the most appropriate/fit for purpose mounting systems and assisting with the design and approval of systems

Weekly/Daily tasks:

+ Technical support to the sales team on all aspects of Solar PV systems including all types of roof installation, mounting systems, string designs and electrical configurations
+ Overseeing installation design, ensuring that the certification (SAP/MCS/DNO) is correct and any changes are dealt with correctly including informing customers and ensuring all documentation is updated
+ Working with management to evaluate new products for installation
+ Working with Regional Sales Managers to provide full technical support on all aspects of Solar PV and Battery Storage systems

Monthly tasks: 

+ Provide monthly product training to the sales, design and operations team (installers) according to industry and manufacturers standards
+ Producing and managing installation manuals for all products installed
+ Attending Technical site meetings and CPD’s with Regional Managers as the Technical Representative of the business

What we're looking for:

+ Knowledge of all aspects of solar PV and battery storage systems – design, electrical, roofing and structural
+ Experience in a technical role in a Solar PV company a must
+ Be trustworthy and share the company values (Innovation, Trust, Fairness and Excellence).
+ Solar PV design installation guide course (desirable)

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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