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Shift Engineer

Job Title: Shift Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Central London
Salary: £40000 - £44000/annum 20 days hol, + benefits
Contact Name: Adrian Jarrett
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Job Published: August 23, 2019 08:52

Job Description

Data Centre Shift Engineer/ Lead - Central London - £40,000 - £44,000 plus benefits package & overtime

Your new company

  • A global Facilities Management & Technical Services provider with an industry-leading reputation.
  • This position is based at one of their highly critical Data Centre sites within Reading. 

Your new role

  • To carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance, reactive and breakdown works to all mechanical and electrical systems within a critical data centre environment.
  • Working within a shift team of M&E Engineers
  • Working a continental shift pattern – 12-hour days & nights (only 2 weekends per month)

What you'll need to succeed

  • Time served Electrical or Mechanical apprenticeship or equivalent
  • Electrically qualified – C&G Electrical, FGAS etc.
  • Experience within a critical environment working with Generators, High Voltage Switchgear, UPS systems, BMS is highly essential
  • A can-do attitude with the ability to learn and develop new skills  
  • For Shift Lead role, Prior experience managing Engineers

What you'll get in return

  • World class training and development with the opportunity to gain additional qualifications
  • Career progression opportunities – Shift Engineer < Shift Leader < Supervisor < Manager
  • A unique and varied working environment offering long term job security