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Grid Connections Manager

Grid Connections Manager

Grid Connections Manager

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: DOE

TGRC is working with a leading renewable energy company. The company is looking for a Grid Connections manager to manage and coordinate the grid connections process for new solar, storage and co-located projects from preliminary site identification up to construction and then operation. This position will take a leading role in discussions and fostering relationships with distribution and transmission network operators.

Requirements: 

  • 3-5 years’ relevant experience in solar, storage and/ or wind project development from a grid perspective.

  • Degree in Electrical/Energy Engineering or related discipline.

  • Relevant experience of working on renewable generation projects, ideally solar and storage

  • Strong technical knowledge of electricity grid planning/operations and the UK/IRL Grid Codes and relevant ENA Engineering Recommendations (e.g. G99) and able to communicate complex and technical information and concepts to non-technical third parties.

  • AC and DC electrical design of solar PV plants and grid connection methodologies.

  • HV electrical equipment, control systems, SCADA, protection, and metering.

  • DNO/ICP process for embedded generator connections in the UK.

  • Health and Safety legislation with respect to electrical systems.

  • Fluent in English

  • Driving license

If this looks like the role for you, feel free to contact Elanza Loedolff below.  

elanza@greenrecruitmentcompany.com

+442045820577