Who are we?
Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 200+ data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.
We are a fast-growing global company with 70+ consecutive quarters of growth. Through our innovative portfolio of high-performance products and services, we have created the largest, most active global ecosystem of nearly 10,000 companies, including 1,800+ networks and 2,900+ cloud and IT service providers in over 26 countries spanning five continents.
Joining our operations team means that you will be at the forefront of all we do, maintaining critical facilities infrastructure as part of a close-knit team delivering best in class service to our data center customers. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment. that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success
About the role
As part of the Facility team, the Facility Engineer is responsible for supervising and performing facilities engineering work, including (but not limited to), alarm response, fault finding, maintenance, repairs, and modification of equipment relating to controls, electrical, mechanical systems and equipment.
Trade background is required for this role in terms of Electrical & HVAC with HVAC being the preferred discipline.
Safety Systems Management - Ensure 100% compliance
Alarm Response and Incident Management - Acknowledge alarm and source root cause, compile and draft incident report for review by Management, develop and train procedure, review and submit Incident Management Report for approval
Site Security Personnel - Ensure a 100% secure environment is maintained, contracts are in place, and SLA reviewed and invoiced
Breakdown and Repairs Management - Develop and train breakdown and repairs management procedure to 99.9999% uptime
Infrastructure Scheduling - Infrastructure installed and tested with 99.9999% uptime
IBX Security Policy and Procedure - Ensure 100% compliance
Access Control Management (Security) - Ensure a 100% secure environment is maintained, contracts are in place, and SLA reviewed and invoiced
OHS (personnel) Management - No lost time or injuries and 99.9999% uptime
Capacity Management - 99.9999% uptime
Planned Preventative Maintenance - Develop and train planned preventative maintenance program to maintain 99.9999% uptime
Infrastructure Testing and Acceptance - Engineering design, tested and accepted for compliance
IBX Expansion Construction Coordination - Coordinate in with Construction groups ensuring 99.9999% uptime
Security Reporting - All security issues reported and actioned
Incident Management - Report, escalate and follow-up on all incidents
Contractor Induction - Ensure 100% compliance, minimise building impact, no lost time or injuries
Material Movement Management - Ensure 100% compliance with documented procedures, no lost time or injuries
Hazard Management - No lost time or injuries
Infrastructure data Analysis and Forecasting - Infrastructure data readings gathered, documented, analysed and forecasted
Capacity Expansion - Planning for upgrades approved and sourcing suitable equipment
Defects and Legacy Analysis - Analyse performance and planned upgrades as required
Infrastructure Project Design - Detailed design documented and quotes approved
Infrastructure Budgeting - Infrastructure budgets prepared and approved
Infrastructure Monitoring for Performance - Equipment monitored, performance documented
IBX Expansion Defects Rectification - Defects rectified in accordance with design specifications
Validates design criteria for new principal power installations (e.g. single power source)
Trade background or formal qualifications
Holds full working rights and has ability to obtain Australian security clearance
Ideally previous data center or facility management experience
Basic to intermediate computer skills/ Microsoft Office, Word and Excel / CAD
Excellent communication skills
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Equinix is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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