A variety of skilled  workers across the solar project value chain are needed to achieve India’s targeted 100 GW of solar by 2025. Besides Solar PV industry has the potential to create a more number of unskilled jobs in the project areas ( rural) areas itself which has a huge implication on curbing migration , thereby reduced impact on the natural resources in the urban areas and reducing poverty.

The types of skilled jobs creation possible are as below :-

FunctionKey SkillsQualification
ManufacturingResearch & Product DevelopmentDiploma & Graduate Engineers
Business DevelopmentProduct & service marketing, bid processes, project finance,etc.Graduates & Post Graduates in the related field
Design & Pre-constructionPlant design EngineeringDiploma & Graduate Engineers
Construction & CommissioningSite engineering and electrical connections/ module connectionDiploma & Graduate Engineers
Operation & MaintenancePerformance data monitoring & regular maintenance of plant componentsDiploma & Graduate Engineers


Also Technicians

The types of un-skilled jobs creation possible are as below :-

Construction & CommissioningCivil & mechanical works at the site
Operation & MaintenanceModule Cleaning, Vegetation Management & Housekeeping
Security ServicesGuarding plants