Job Title: Technical Operations Manager/Facilities Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin
Salary: €70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: n/a
REF: TFM-P1613
Contact Name: Safron Huntly
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

We are looking for a Datacentre Technical Operations Manager / Facilities Engineering Manager who is a qualified electrical engineer to coordinate the technical, telecom, security, mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) systems and operations of this data centre.

The Role

  • Oversee all building systems and critical facilities equipment and other equipment associated with the raised floor environment including fire/life safety, plumbing, mechanical, bonding, interduct, wire ways, and electrical systems and equipment.
  • Experience in data centre facilities and understanding of HVAC, electrical, large chillers, diesel generators, cooling towers, UPS systems, large batteries, etc.
  • Plan, implement, coordinate and supervise all mechanical/electrical operations, maintenance, and energy management programs for a critical facilities environment.
  • Maintain cost effective and efficient operation of all building systems.
  • Oversee scheduling of preventive maintenance, contracted maintenance, and general maintenance with minimum disruption of building services.
  • Act as primary technical resource for Building Engineers, Property Management and other groups.
  • Evaluate, assign and monitor the safe work responsibilities and capabilities of employees and contractors; ensure adherence to safety requirements and prescribed procedures.
  • Coordinate maintenance efforts with outside contractors, tenant finish personnel and engineers.
  • Maintain ongoing communication with tenants, owners, property management and vendors.
  • Coordinate development of and/or maintain as-built drawings.
  • Implement and administer inventory control programs/purchase parts and supplies.


  • Ideally you will have experience of Technical Operations / Hard FM in a data centre or other critical environment
  • You must be a qualified electrical engineer.
  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four-year college or university and a minimum of three years of related experience and/or training preferred. In lieu of a BA/BS degree, must have six or more years related experience.
  • Operating Engineers license (SMA) or equivalent
  • Prefer electrical and mechanical licenses.
  • Experience in HVAC & UPS
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