Grid Connection Specialist | Solar & Storage | Gloucestershire

Posted 23 April 2024
Salary £450 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Storage & DSR
Contact NameBilly Hunt

Job description

Job Title: Grid Connection Specialist

Location: Gloucestershire

Contract Type: 6-month contract

Day Rate: £450

The Green Recruitment Company is delighted to offer a career-defining opportunity for a proficient Grid Connection Specialist to join a leading team engaged in a Utility Scale Solar PV & Energy Storage Project. This role, based in the vibrant area of Gloucestershire, presents a lucrative six-month contract for a professional seeking to drive progress within the renewable energy landscape.

About the Role:

As a Grid Connection Specialist, your primary focus will be managing the intricate grid connection processes required for our substantial solar and energy storage project. Your expertise in electrical engineering and grid standards will be crucial in ensuring the project aligns with both regulatory requirements and operational expectations. The role demands a dynamic professional who can effectively coordinate between project teams and external entities to facilitate successful grid integration.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategically plan and execute grid connection schemes ensuring compliance with technical and regulatory norms.

  • Engage with utility providers and regulatory authorities to negotiate and finalize grid connection agreements.

  • Address and resolve challenges related to grid connectivity to avoid potential disruptions.

  • Collaborate with project engineers to incorporate grid connection strategies into the overall project plan.

  • Deliver detailed and timely reports on the status of grid connections and project milestones.


  • Demonstrated expertise as a Grid Connection Specialist, particularly in the renewable energy field.

  • Robust understanding of electrical engineering principles pertinent to solar power and energy storage.

  • Exceptional negotiation and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong capability to operate both independently and within a team environment.

  • Relevant degree in engineering or a related field, with professional accreditations.

Application Process:

We invite motivated and detail-oriented professionals to apply for this pivotal role in our renewable energy project. Please send your CV and a covering letter highlighting your experience and suitability for the role to Billy Hunt at billy@greenrecruitmentcompany.com.

Join our mission to deliver impactful renewable energy solutions while advancing your career in an engaging and supportive setting. We look forward to considering your application.

The Green Recruitment Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.