Senior Technical Operations Manager Solar PV (m/f)


BayWa r.e. – a forward-looking international company!

The renewables sector offers unparalleled opportunities for both professional development and the chance to make an active contribution to sustaining our natural environment. BayWa r.e. offers fascinating roles with great prospects in the fields of wind power, solar energy, bio-energy and geothermal energy. Our business activities include trading, project development and realization, consultancy services and technical/commercial operations management. We have positions at our locations in Germany (head office), Europe, Asia, Australia and USA.

We are looking for:

BayWa r.e. Operation Services Limited – a subsidiary of BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH – is responsible for the operations management of wind energy projects and the operation and maintenance of solar PV plants all over UK and Ireland. Due to our dynamic growth, we are expanding our team in Milton Keynes or other location in the United Kingdom and are currently looking for a

Senior Technical Operations Manager Solar PV (m/f)


  • Being responsible for the daily operational management and HR line management of the site-based technical staff.
  • Support of the Project Managers in ensuring the company operates in compliance with the guidelines set out in the BayWa r.e. UK Management System, and that it delivers excellent technical service quality.
  • Tailoring and ensuring ongoing relevance and effectiveness of onboarding and ongoing training processes for the company’s technical staff.
  • Establishing and maintaining an effective skilled support network of subcontractors to meet the needs of the resourcing business, maximising reliability, safety and quality while minimising cost exposure.
  • Delivering effective HSE leadership at all times to enhance the organisation's commitment to safety performance, and ensuring that Health, Safety, Environment and Quality and Reliability are ensured throughout the technical on-site team and its work.
  • Supporting the HSE Manager in carrying out investigations into any Hazardous Observations/Near Misses or incidents that may occur on any of the projects, reporting findings and monitoring corrective actions.


  • Technical expertise in PV plants: Electrical, mechanical and civil experience.
  • Knowledge and experience of Operations/Construction of solar PV business in the UK.
  • Electrical background an advantage.
  • Extensive experience on managing site-based technical staff.
  • Thorough knowledge of and familiarity with operating in accordance with UK HSE regulations.
  • Excellent influence and communication skills, both verbally and in writing.
  • Proven track record on customer service and delivery with an extensive knowledge of solar equipment, parts and services.
  • Ability to manage change and effectively pass on the information down the line to concerned teams for smoother execution.
  • Ability to delegate and allocate responsibilities efficiently, managing the work load of team members.

We offer:

We can offer you exciting challenges as part of a team of professionals. Furthermore, the international focus of our company will open up excellent future prospects for you. As an expanding supplier in the renewables sector, we create opportunities for personal and professional development. It practically goes without saying that a friendly and cooperative working environment is part of our company culture. As part of the BayWa r.e. renewable energy network, you will benefit from flat hierarchies with short, fast decision-making channels. Our integration into BayWa AG provides security and the opportunities for further development that you would expect of a company this size.

We look forward to hearing from you!

If you are interested in this role and believe you have the necessary skills and experience, please send a copy of your CV along with a short covering letter to and including details of notice period and salary expectations.

Dougie Banks BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd.