Loughborough 20 The Office Village, North Road,Loughborough Loughborough LE11 1QJ
Technical Manager 2022-07-13 Our client, specialists in the Energy industry, are seeking a hardworking and passionate Technical Manager based around the North West area to join their team on a permanent basis. Cento Intelligent Resource Solution 2022-08-13

Technical Manager

North West / permanent / Up to £60,000

Stew Pennykid

60000 DAY

Up to £60,000


Technical Manager

North West

Up to £60,000


About the Client:

  • Our client, specialists in the Energy industry, are seeking a hardworking and passionate Technical Manager based around the North West area to join their team on a permanent basis.


The Role:

  • Provide an overview for design methodology, discuss at mid tender review, ensure estimating understands requirements, liaise with consultants.
  • Obtain or advise on Statutory Authorities connections and possible issues.
  • Schedule possible section notices and their impact on the tender.
  • Schedule required consultants and estimated design fees, pass to commercial.
  • Consider and identify potential problems, record for reference.
  • Attend tender settlement to give input, attend interview if required.
  • Read and comment on written submission, provide Contractors Proposals documentation if required.
  • Provide support documentation for company reports, both on a monthly and add hoc basis.
  • Maintain Client and supply chain relationships.
  • Act as the Technical lead for the company when attending forums, focus groups and technical workshops, provide feedback to the Senior management Team.
  • Provide sustainability advice across the work spectrum when requested.
  • Develop and maintain a technical library to include all current and forthcoming changes to legislation.
  • Hold technical workshops to ensure company staff understand the technical solutions for a project and the quality levels expected.
  • Support technical site surveys (nationwide)
  • Promote and uphold a sound health and safety culture across the company
  • Ensure projects are designed to the highest quality of engineering and technical standards.
  • Be involved with the recruitment of direct and indirect labour.
  • Evaluate the success of the project and share lessons or best practice with other organisations or project managers.


Qualities Required:

  • Previous experience designing roof mounted non-domestic Solar PV projects.
  • Ground mounted PV and battery storage experience is highly desirable.
  • 18th Edition is highly desirable.
  • Engineering technical excellence and pride in work / project outcomes.
  • Strong Project Management skills, ensuring optimal design and costs on all projects.
  • Strong engineering thinking, combined with financial & commercial awareness.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience managing commercial-scale solar PV projects and teams, in addition to managing UK DNO G99 & G100 requirements and conditions.
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise well when designing multiple projects concurrently.
  • Strong attention to detail, accurate and methodical in work to overcome challenges and see projects through to completion.
  • Ability to deal with complex tasks under pressure.
  • Clear communicator, confident in communicating and influencing at all levels.
  • Ability to build relationships and a good rapport with clients to generate confidence.
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD software (desirable, but not essential)
  • Ability to interpret PV designs for all building types.
  • Strong electrical background (highly desirable, but not essential)