Electrical Engineer

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£40,000 - £45,000

Full Time



Shift Engineer

An exciting opportunity to work in one of the largest data centres in Europe has become available and my client is looking for an electrical shift engineer to join their large team of 24 working on a 4 on 4 off basis.

Must have experience in a Data Centre as electrical/building service engineer


As a critical services Shift Engineer, you will provide the technical support that is required for monitoring, servicing, maintenance and fault-finding on critical data infrastructure and associated equipment.


Conduct planned and reactive maintenance on the building services infrastructure utilizing CMMS systems

Conduct routine plant inspections / site checks

Monitor the Building Management System, responding to issues/ anomalies / alarms found and ensuring that appropriate action is taken.

Identify any non-compliant areas /faulty equipment and take corrective actions to address these within required timescales.

Provide first line response to all building services infrastructure on site, escalating as necessary and calling out third party contractors where specialist knowledge/skills are required.

Assisting, as necessary, with scheduling of preventive maintenance, contracted maintenance and general maintenance with minimum disruption of building services.

To assist in the issuing of permits and take responsibility for ensuring all sub-contractors working on site are supervised to work within the agreed limitations

Assist in the purchasing of critical spare parts and supplies as necessary as per the approval process and work to ensure that use of critical spares is tracked and stock maintained and updated.

Qualifications and knowledge:
• Recognised formal Electrical training (City and Guilds etc.)
• Knowledge of operation of critical building infrastructure (eg electrical, mechanical and fabric)
• Security Cleared to BS7858 AP15 course (within 12 months)
• Experience working as a Building Service Engineer in a critical environment Team working
• Undertaking multi-discipline engineering tasks

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