Mechanical Data Centre Shift Engineer – Slough


Mechanical Data Centre Shift Engineer – Slough

Data Centres


Slough, South East


£46,000 - £50,000 per annum

Consultant name: Alfie Woonton

Job reference: JO-2211-253873

Date posted: 24/05/2023

Mechanical Data Centre Shift Engineer – Slough
Location: West London
Salary: £46K plus 10% Bonus

Our client who has built their reputation for over 40 years are looking for a Critical Mechanical Shift Engineer to join their Reactive and Planned Maintenance Team on a Data Centre Site based in West London. The successful candidate will be required to work a Continental Shift and will be rewarded with a £46K salary plus 10% Annual Bonus. Overtime available and fantastic opportunities to progress within the company, this is an employer who prefers to invest heavily and promote from within. In this current climate our client can offer career stability, longevity, and career progression.


  • Ensure environmental conditions are maintained at all times together with 100% uptime of all M&E critical building  systems.
  • Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), reactive and breakdown works to all mechanical and electrical systems as a member of the 24/7 on-site team at the Data Centre.
  • Carrying out daily emergency callout tasks
  • To monitor the Data Centre environments for changes in condition and identify the cause and provide report to the Team and Customer on the cause and effect. 
  • Assist in ensuring 100% uptime of Customer Data Centres.
  • Following the move into the building (shell and core), supporting contractor/engineer’s activities such as isolations, connections, work permits, etc – where required.
  • Maintaining systems and assets in a data driven environment, using new digital tools and platforms (training will be provided). Must be flexible and embrace new and emerging technology and techniques.
  • Completing logbooks and RAMS
  • Attending client meetings
  • Engineers must be able to demonstrate appropriate knowledge of AHU, FCU, UPS, Generators, LV systems, which will include the ability to fault find.


  • Trade trained with ideally 3 years’ experience in the building services
  • City & Guilds Mechanical or Plumbing discipline competency, Parts 1 & 2 or equivalent apprenticeship.
  • Willing to be Authorised as Mechanical AP on site.
  • Critical site (Data Centre or Banking Sites)


  • 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Annual 10% Bonus
  • Pension Scheme
  • First class Training
  • Excellent People Culture
  • Career Progression opportunities
  • Overtime
  • Private Healthcare
  • Private Dentist

Alfie Woonton

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