Facilities & Building Services Engineer - Data-Centre

Posted 30 July by Reqiva Ltd Easy Apply
This is an opportunity for a Scientific and research organisation providing up-to-date information globally.

They are looking for an Electrical and Mechanical Engineer to join their team working closely with the Senior Site Engineer in all aspects of the technical infrastructure and the building services that support the computing environment,
The focus of this post is primarily technical but the Electrical & Mechanical Engineer will also be involved in the detailed planning and organisation necessary to ensure the timely and continuous provision of all services during this transitional period.
They are looking for an individual with a hands-on, practical approach, with a sound engineering background and the ability and experience to take well-reasoned engineering decisions.

Responsibilities include:

-Maintaining a thorough technical understanding of the day-to-day operation of building services throughout the facility including, for example, electrical and mechanical systems, data cabling infrastructure, fire detection and suppression systems, security and access control etc.
-Responsible for monitoring the infrastructure using building management system, power and energy management system
- Troubleshooting infrastructure systems and advising on their capabilities, particularly when faults have occurred
- Supervising and managing mechanical and electrical contractors that provide routine maintenance and installation work on site including an on-site facilities management contractor
- Overseeing the Data Centre whitespace, provisioning of power, cooling and network connectivity to assets

Experience required:

-A university degree in Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering with an electrical bias or equivalent.
-Solid experience of working within maintenance and operation of mission critical data centres or similar 24/7 environments.
-Demonstrated relevant professional experience in electrical and mechanical building services, preferably in a 24/7 mission critical data centre environment.
-Experience with the practical application of UK electrical standards and knowledge of the UK health and safety regulations and practices is essential

This is a great position for an interesting organisation, if you are interested in finding out more please apply for immediate consideration.

Reference: 35752459

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