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Electrical Engineer – Wind & Solar Energy

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Electrical Engineer – Wind & Solar Energy

Location: Bristol/Gloucester area


Our client is a global independent power producer who generates renewable energy from wind, solar, hydro, biomass, and storage projects. They are also a service provider to 3rd party clients such as Development, EPC, O&M and Distribution.

They are now on the lookout for a professional Electrical Engineer to join their team. You will manage technical engineering in all development and pre-construction phases for wind and solar projects in UK.

You will work in the respect of the cost, delay, quality, and safety in all the steps of projects: Project feasibility study – Design and optimisation of structures – Monitoring and preparation of the pre-construction phase.


You will assist the dev team in the coordination of technical teams (external and internal):
Preliminary layout and technical drawings for support energy projects through the UK consenting process.
Utilise industry standard/performance modelling software to prepare project energy yield assessments.
Provide design support on the UKs projects electrical applications.
Prepare and plan project(s): construction and exploitation costing, risks evaluation, HSE & Quality.
Follow-up of the pre-construction phases (APS, APD, pre-contracts for construction, furniture & exploitation material, grid contract).
Organise the projects review with the technical team before all milestones of pre-closing steps in the projects.
Organise all doc transfer (contracts, technical administrative) to the EPC or O&M team during the project closing.
Technical evaluation and design of wind and solar projects.


Electrical Engineer degree.
Min 2 years of experience in the renewable sector.
Auto Cad (essential)
PVsyst (essential)
PVcase (desirable)
Fluent in English – Portuguese and/or French would be a plus.
Confident with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel & MS Project.
Open minded and comfortable to work in a multicultural environment with international colleagues and external customers.
Ability to work in a Matrix organisation.
Capacity to work/think under pressure and prioritise.
Ability to analyse and process information from several projects at any one time.
Flexible and dynamic.

About Us
Climate17 is a purpose-led, international Renewable Energy & Sustainability recruitment firm. We provide specialist talent acquisition services to organisations seeking to reduce their environmental footprint, as well as those working towards the decarbonisation of the energy sector.

Inclusive Application Process
Climate17 is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. We believe there is no solution to climate change without people. We aim to increase diversity across all areas and as such, we are committed to partnering with clients and candidates to create an inclusive and sustainable regenerative world.

We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, or whether or not they have a disability.

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