Grid Specialist

Job title : Grid Specialist
Location : Reading
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £30000 - £70000 per annum
Salary high : 70000
Salary low : 30000
Contact : Caitlin McCarley
Call : Caitlin
Email : email Caitlin
Reference : 546451_1677837737
Grid Specialist- Reading- Up to £70,000 DOE

Are you ready to work on international projects? Want exposure to a variety of onshore renewables? Ready to work on projects from cradle to grave? Read on, as this role might offer the development you are looking for…

A leading player in solar, onshore wind, and BESS is seeking a grid specialist to take on a brand new role within the organization. This role is at the heart of the organization, working closely with development and technical teams. You'd be within a really knowledgeable team too, there's currently 2 heads of taking on the responsibilities for this role, so plenty of people to learn from.

This role is varied working on the grid processes, heavily focused on early stage DNO liaising and project due diligence. The team is looking for someone early on in their career, looking for a role that will upskill them in a crucial stage of the project life cycle. The team is ready and eager to develop your skill set to a point where you would be able to manage the grid department, taking full responsibility for this function.

For this role, you'd need knowledge of the UK grid network and process as well as a background in onshore renewables. Experience with ICPs or DNOs would be highly valuable for this position.

What will this role look like?
- Applying for grid connections for solar, BESS and onshore wind projects.
- Managing and developing relationships with DNOs
- Reviewing and creating G99 applications.
- Understanding of technical diagrams and drawings.
- Understanding of power systems studies hands on knowledge is not essential.
- Good stakeholder management skills

This is a great opportunity for someone with knowledge and a background of the grid space, looking to develop their skills into this space. Apply to learn more!

Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.