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Shift Technician

Shift Technician - FM Service Provider - Critical Data Centre -Slough - £43,600


Are you a Shift Engineer looking for a new challenge?

Are you looking to work in a critical data centre environment?

Do you live in Slough?

If yes, then read on...…


A fantastic opportunity to work for an established FM service provider situated in Slough who are looking for a Shift Technician.

The successful candidate will be electrically or mechanically biased with a wealth of building maintenance experience.

He or she will be based in a critical data centre in Slough.

In return, the company is offering a competitive salary paying up to £43,600 based on experience/qualifications and career progression.

Hours of work

Continental Shift Pattern - Days & Nights

07:00am to 19:00pm & 19:00pm to 07:00am


  • Up to £43,600 Basic Salary
  • Pension
  • Overtime Available
  • Career Progression
  • Training (Internal and External Courses)
  • Free on-site Parking  

Key duties & responsibilities

  • Ensure that Planned Preventative Maintenance & Reactive maintenance is carried out to all client assets through the operation of the Planned Preventative Maintenance System.
  • Ensure that accurate and comprehensive records are kept about Health & Safety, Building Compliance and Quality Assurance.
  • Ensure that subcontractors perform to meet the requirement of the contract.

    Administer subcontractor work approvals and safe operation while repair or service is carried out on site.
  • Ensure that plant faults and defects are swiftly remedied to maintain the plant in serviceable order at all times.
  • Ensure that suitable spares are available to carry out maintenance of the above plant.
  • Ensure that comprehensive maintenance records are completed in the form of job sheets.
  • Ensure that Method Statements and Risk Assessments are prepared, reviewed and utilised for all tasks (PPMs and reactive) carried out to ensure safe working practices.
  • To maintain & develop good client relationships.
  • Ensure assigned tasks are actioned and completed as appropriate, including the utilisation of the shift engineers to ensure the task is suitably completed.
  • To undertake annual appraisals of your shift engineers
  • To ensure the shift team are suitably skilled and trained, and appropriate training plans are drafted and implemented.


  • Electrically or mechanically qualified
  • City & Guilds - Level 2 & 3
  • City & Guilds - 17th or 18th Edition
  • A proven track record in Building Maintenance working
  • Good Communication Skills.
  • Multi-Skilled - Mechanical / Electrical.
  • Knowledge of UPS / Generators / Power Distribution / HVAC / HV LV etc
  • Good Leadership & Management skills

Highly desirable

  • High Voltage Certified -  Current (Highly desirable)
  • Data Centre experience
  • Critical experience
Please email your CV to Alex Denton at to avoid missing out on the oppurtunity