Careers at SolarTech

The Company
Solartech Ltd is an independent family run company established 10 years ago. We design, install and maintain a variety of renewable energy systems. These include Solar PV, solar thermal, ground and air source heat pumps, wind turbines and bio mass boilers.
We are MCS accredited and work in both the private and public sector, from individual residential projects to large scale commercial jobs, so we embrace a very diverse group of clients that we need to work with and provide a first class service to.

Renewable Energy Sales Engineer
We are currently recruiting renewable energy sales engineers to work from our Buckingham Office. You will have an excellent understanding of a range of renewable energy solutions including Photovoltaic, Ground and Air Source Heat Pumps, Wind and Bio Mass. You will be expected to produce quotations and proposals to clients and be able to communicate at the highest levels with a range of customers including, Local Authorities, End Users and contractors. An excellent package with an uncapped bonus scheme is available.

Renewable Energy Installation Engineer – Buckingham
Our company specialize in the design, installation and maintenance of renewable energy systems which include solar thermal, solar pv, ground and air source heat pumps, underfloor heating, bio-mass and wind turbines.

We are currently recruiting installation engineers who have the right skills to join our team in this growing industry.  These skills would be in either electrical engineering or plumbing and mechanical engineering but both with some degree of knowledge of renewable technologies.

As an engineer you will be expected to have a good level of knowledge, skill and experience in a trade associated with at least one of these areas, with a supporting nationally recognised qualification (NVQ or C&G Level 2 minimum).  You should also carry a valid CSCS card, be computer literate and have a full clean driving licence.

As an electrical engineer you should hold a 17th Edition and Part P qualification and ideally have experience of renewables.

As a plumber or mechanical engineer you should hold NVQ level 3 Plumbing and Heating Certificate , with a current G3 Unvented qualification, together with a Gas Safe registration and Heat Pump installation training including F -Gas.  It would also be an advantage to have experience in renewables.

In return we are offering a competitive salary up to £32k per annum, 25 days holiday and with further training opportunities if required.

Solartech – Sales Engineer – Buckingham
£25-35K DOE – OTE £45-50K uncapped

We are currently looking for a successful Renewable Sales Engineer with a proven track record in this or an associated industry.

To be successful in your application you MUST have:

* A proven track record of selling in a commercial environment with both strong technical and sales skills
* Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
* Strong team working ethics
* Commitment to offering a high standard of customer service
* Good IT skills working with Microsoft Office packages, database systems and CAD.

You will be responsible for visiting customers, producing designs and quotations and securing orders for a range of projects utilising renewable energy technologies including Solar Hot Water, Photovoltaic, Ground and Air Source Heat Pumps, Bio Mass and Under-floor Heating Systems.  You will work in conjunction with the rest of the team to produce the best technical and financial solution to meet our customers’ individual needs. In return for all your hard work you can expect an excellent basic salary dependent upon experience with uncapped commission and a commitment to invest in you and your future with any training necessary. The package will also include a company car or car allowance, 25 days holiday, and optional gym membership.

Suitable applicants may come from the following backgrounds:

Renewable/Alternative  Energy,  Energy Conservation, Heating & Plumbing and Air Conditioning but strong sales skills in any area would be considered.

With around 100 billion pounds needing to be spent in the next 10 years to reach the Governments targets, this is undoubtedly an industry with a future.

If you have the skills, passion and focus needed to be successful then we need to hear from you now! Please email your CV with a brief supporting statement for why you would be the best candidate.

Please note due to the high number of applications we are currently receiving, if you have not heard from us within 30 working days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion and thank you for your interest. We may, however, keep your CV on file for any suitable positions that arise in the future.