Electrical Project Engineer – Solar PV

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Parker Energy is part of the Edwin James Group, a leading independently owned property and infrastructure support services company delivering integrated building and facilities management services. Our team of over 1000 people works for and with a diverse Blue Chip client base across diverse sectors including Manufacturing, Food, Government and private programs. Our goal is to be known as a straightforward, no-nonsense operation that is easy to understand, and easy to work with.

We provide a strong health and safety culture and ample personal development opportunities. Our ethos is Safety, Service, People this is known as the EJ way and is practised throughout the group

Currently we have a new job opportunity for a Project Engineer to work within a hugely growing part of our business – Solar PV this role is to help develop, control, review and manager projects of various sizes, values and complexity and ensuring the delivery of the projects on time, in budget without compromising quality, we believe this role will suit an electrically qualified individual with formal qualifications who is looking to either develop their career from an ‘on the tools’ role to a more managerial position. With an end goal of being a fully skilled and experienced Project Manager




Key Responsibilities
  • To assist the Project Manager in the overall management of projects from initial acceptance to handover and ensuring excellence in customer service and project delivery
  • Assist with the technical submissions for approval prior to procurement
  • Making sure cost effective selections are made during the procurement process
  • Ensure that all employees/subcontractors sign up to and follow the risk assessments and method statements and adhere to the relevant Health & Safety regulations
  • Assist in the day to day operations of all projects and managing labour to meet site demands
  • Develop and maintain close business relationships by attending site meetings with the subcontractors and clients
  • Responsible for the control, monitoring and management of the project with regards to profit, loss, accounts, invoicing and debt control
Skills & Experience

We value everyone’s skills and experiences but for this role are looking for people who:

  • Qualified to a recognised level in Electrical Engineering  i.e. City & Guilds/ NVQ in Electrical Installations/Maintenance
  • The willingness to learn about all aspects of project management within the solar PV industry
  • Proven track record of working to a high level in the electrical industry as an electrician etc
  • Strong communication both verbally and written
  • IT Literate
What we offer
  • A competitive salary and benefits package appropriate to this position
  • Supported training and development within Solar PV
  • Project Management training through our own academy
  • Career development within a successful and growing business

If this is your dream role, then we’d love to hear from you

We are an equal opportunity employer who promotes and celebrates diversity within our business. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation

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Wherever you are in your career, we’d love to hear from you. We value lifetime learning and work hard to make sure our people achieve their potential. If you want to take your career in a new direction, take a look at our current roles below.

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