Data Center Projects Engineer at MainOne Cable

  • Lagos

MainOne Cable

MainOne Cable is a leading facilitator and preferred provider of innovative telecom services and network solutions such as Connectivity and Data Center Solutions to Telecom operators, Internet Service Providers (ISPs), other businesses and Government institutions across West Africa.

MainOne Cable’s success is built on having talented and highly proficient people within their respective fields as the driving force behind our business. A job in MainOne is different from any other you have had. With joining MainOne you’ll be challenged, inspired and proud as you become a part of something big.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Data Center Projects Engineer

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Permanent
Department: DC & Capital Projects


  • Lead a team of technical officers and technicians for Mechanical facilities management activities (i.e.: fire protection system, pumps, Chillers, CRAC and CRAH Units, Generator Engines (Heavy Duty) etc
  • Advice and lead the technical investigations for rectification works.
  • Liaise with contractors for rectification works or ad-hoc jobs.
  • Investigate, analyze and determine root cause and report breakdowns and faults effectively.
  • Prepare technical reports on breakdowns and proposals to prevent future breakdowns.
  • Carry out any other ad-hoc project, assignment, maintenance, or repair work assigned.
  • Ensure complete documentation of procedures and maintenance works.
  • Assist the Facilities Manager in liaising with the client for all works related to the system in-charge.
  • Identify single point of failures and provide mitigation plan.
  • Conduct Technical Audit to ensure that safety procedures, good maintenance regime and good building system condition are in place and maintained.
  • Develop Practical Training regime and conduct relevant training to improve the critical Facility Engineering team competency.
  • Participate in Change Management, and Engineering process in any engineering work related assignment.
  • Responsible for Capacity Planning for any new customer projects
  • Provide specific expertise for problem-solving of Mechanical issues at site.

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Engineering related field
  • Preferably at least 5-7 years of relevant building, facilities & Continuous Process Industries, Large Malls and Hotels, Distilleries, Large Hospitals and should have Management experience
  • Possess leadership quality, good planning and organizing ability.
  • Exposure in Mechanical maintenance work or Facilities Management and Health & Safety Practice.

Demands of the Job

  • 24 hour Availability
  • Able to work independently and possess good interpersonal skills.
  • Pro-active, independent, able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Service orientated mindset

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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