Electrician - Job Description

Due to continued success & market growth PV Generation are seeking A fully qualified Electrician.

Qualified Electricians required to support installations of Solar PV installations & IR Heating Systems. If you are interested in being part of an exciting and sustainable industry with a fast-growing Irish company and learn new skills, then please apply to PV Generation.

We require qualified electricians with at least 2 years’ experience. You will need to be flexible and hardworking with the ability to work with a diverse team across the North East of Ireland.

We are looking for a steady and committed candidate on a long-term basis.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

· Execute all tasks assigned by your designated Team Leader

· Review project plans and survey notes to ensure that the project is built according to design.

· Coordinate travel time with other teams where required

· Identify (eg pick list) and load up products/components required for the project

· Identify electrical, environmental, and safety hazards associated with photovoltaic (PV) installations on site. Apply all necessary Health and Safety attires and equipment correctly and where required PPE to be worn.

· Determine PV system designs or configurations are based on factors such as customer needs, expectations, and site conditions.

· Determine appropriate sizes, ratings, and locations for all system overcurrent devices, disconnect devices, grounding equipment, and surge suppression equipment

· Assist in carrying out all aspect of electrical installation and commissioning for a PV system, including but not limited to electrical wiring, mounting of inverters and batteries, testing, installation of main switches and other standard commercial and residential electrical work

· Double check electrical installation for proper wiring, polarity, grounding, or integrity of terminations

· Act as site team member during installations, ensuring efficient, safe, and quality work with adherence to the Company’s high standard of installation, best practice and regulatory requirements

· Measure and analyze system performance and operating parameters to assess operating condition of systems or equipment

· Program, adjust, or configure inverters and controls for desired set points and operating modes.

· Test operating voltages to ensure operation within acceptable limits.

· Compile, record, and submit all documentations required for the project.

· Practice the highest housekeeping standard set by the Company, making sure

· Customer’s Premise is left the way it was. All debris, dust, cardboard, plastics, cables, etc are to be cleared, removed off site and disposed appropriately.

· Complete weekly van checklist and be accountable in ensuring the Company’s vehicle is kept clean, tidy, and litter free at all time.

· Work directly/indirectly with relevant team lead/members, contractors, and customer as guided by your team leader.

· Remain up to date with requirements and best practice relating to PV design and installations.

· Assist in diagnosing, identify, and resolve any deficiencies in PV Systems and/or system malfunctions and operational issues.

· Help develop documentation, manuals, and best practice guidelines.

· Adhere to all OHS&W requirements.

· Communicate with customers in a professional, considerate, and respectful manner, answering all questions and concerns to the best of your ability.

· Demonstrate system functionality and performance, including start-up, shut-down, normal operation, and emergency or bypass operations to customer.


  • Passion for renewable technologies
  • RECI / Safe electric registered electrician
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Ability to work with teams
  • Good Time Keeping
  • Friendly Manner
  • Experience working in solar or Infrared heating systems would be an advantage but not essential
  • Test and inspection qualifications would be beneficial
  • Full Driving License
  • Safe Pass
  • Wiliness to travel

Full training provided

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Job Type: Full-time


  • Electrician: 2 years (required)


  • Manual Handling Certificate (required)
  • Safe Pass (required)


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