Data Centre Maintenance Engineer

Tozer Associates
Oldham, Greater Manchester
£35000 - £45000/annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to the continued expansion of our clients highly successful specialised engineering company, including their award winning data centre design and build business, we have an exciting career opportunity for a Data Centre Maintenance Engineer to join their Facilities Management team. We are looking for someone who is keen for a fresh challenge and wants to progress their career into a supervisory/junior management role.

Our client works throughout the UK and have a growing portfolio of clients globally. They have over 200 staff and have achieved recent growth with ongoing expansion plans. They are keen to recruit candidates who will be part of this ambition.

The data centre maintenance engineer will be required to carry out routine PPM's on electrical plant and oversee specialist electrical & mechanical maintenance and reactive works across all of their sites in the UK, ensuring relevant documentation is completed.

You will be expected to perform out of hours on call duties as required on a rota basis, offering a single point of contact for the coordinators giving technical assistance and if necessary attend site.

Personal Specification:
Skills and Experience:

As the successful Maintenance Engineer, you must be fully qualified and formally trained in electrical maintenance and installation.

You will have experience of working within a critical environment or data centre/computer room, and be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of data centre infrastructure including:

UPS systems
Fire Suppression
BMS Cooling

You will have:

A good understanding of data centre infrastructure

Experience in electrical inspection and certification

A strong awareness of Health and Safety

Experience of working within a critical environment, ideally data centre maintenance

Experience in HV or mechanical plant is advantageous, but not essential.

Qualification's and Training:

Current 17th Edition

JIB card

Relevant HNC (desirable)

IOSH or NEBOSH (desirable)

Working with People:

Dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of clients.

Actively collect first-hand client information and uses it to improve services and solutions.

Understand how to encourage and influence people to get the best from them.

Understand the needs of others and able to respond accordingly.


Approachable team player who is able to communicate at different levels and situations and influence people.

Has everyday spoken skills e.g. telephone and face-to-face conversations.

Has advanced written and numeric skills appropriate to the job.

Can clearly communicate ideas, plans and priorities to others.

Vacancy Summary

On offer is a competitive package commensurate with qualification's and experience to the right candidate including professional training and long-term career development opportunities