Lead Regional Site Manager/SAP - North

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Lead Regional Site Manager / SAP - North

Across solar, wind and bioenergy, at BayWa r.e. we r.e.think energy - how it is produced, how it can be stored and how it can be best used to enable the global energy transition that is essential to the future of the planet.  Every day we are working hard to actively shape the future of energy in a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace.

BayWa r.e. Operation Services Limited offers comprehensive operations and maintenance services to solar energy plants and wind plants across the UK and Ireland. We utilise our international experience as well as the expert knowledge of our local teams to deliver centralised, state-of-the-art data management and monitoring. Our commitment is to deliver our services by setting industry standards and constantly innovating to improve the value we add for our customers.

About the role
We are seeking to recruit a Lead Regional Site Manager / SAP for our North region within the United Kingdom.  This role will undertake Regional Site Manager accountabilities for specific customer wind sites as well as leading and coordinating a team of multi skilled engineers within the region.   

The ideal candidate must live within the territory which starts from the Carlisle area and covers all of Scotland. 

What You Will Do

  • Management, training and coordination of a team of a field based RSM‘s for the North region. Working hand in hand with Technical Asset Managers and the High Voltage team to deliver the best HSE standards and performance for the Wind Farms within the region.
  • Planning and coordination of reactive works including HV response as per the contracts to maximise the wind farm output. Work closely with, and manage, O+M providers and other contractors.
  • Understand the company’s detailed obligations in respect of any ongoing or ad hoc works on sites in the area. Ensure, monitor and audit compliance with those obligations.
  • Take area-wide responsibility for plant performance, work quality and site appearance (both electrical, landscaping, and other) across sites within the area.
  • Management of HSE issues on the sites and propose and implement necessary measures to improve HSE with the HSE Manager and/or the Senior Technical Manager (Wind).Support and assist area teams in performing scheduled maintenance, STAT testing, and corrective maintenance works (including HV) for FiT and ROC sites to ensure the successful ongoing operation of the plants within the area.
  • Together with Technical Asset Manager and Head of Technical Services, take joint lead on onboarding of new sites, including leading site due diligence and on-boarding visits, filling in reports and/or forms, and creating onboarding documentation (isolation schedules, etc.).
  • Alongside Technical Asset Managers, ensure timely and accurate delivery of reports, and other information as required by clients.

Your Profile

  • At least 3 years’ experience working on FiT and ROC Wind sites in an O&M role
  • Computer literate
  • Can work under own initiative
  • Team Player
  • Attention to detail
  • City & Guilds HV Training Course (AP/SAP only)
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Willingness to travel
  • Eligibility to work within the UK
  • IOSH or NEBOSH certification
  • Key manufacturer trained, for example, Enercon, Vestas, SGRE, Senvion, EWT
  • Qualifications or training in specific Wind technologies
  • Previous SAP experience – providing evidence of previous switching experience from personal logbook and training records
  • SMSTS Training


What We Are Ready To Offer You

  • Private Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Yearly Team Away Days
  • Flexible Working Environment
  • Yearly Discretionary Performance Bonus Scheme
  • Excellent Company Culture
  • Mental Health First Aid support
  • Employee Assistance Programme which provides all employees with 24/7 access to telephone and online counselling
  • Access to an online benefits portal which includes travel and shopping discounts, healthy living advice & a financial well-being resource bank
  • Cycle 2 Work Scheme 


Is This Role The Right Fit For You?


We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job role, please get in contact with us at hr.uk@baywa-re.co.uk.
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