Job Title: Data Center Operations Technician

Department: DC & Capital Projects
Location: Data Center Lekki, Nigeria
Number to Hire: 1
Job Type: Permanent
Minimum years of Experience: 2


The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Perform daily facilities inspections and provide report on conditions affecting the operations.
  • Ability to perform periodic maintenance of comfort cooling, air conditioning unit within the DC.
  • Monitor and supervise non-critical Electro-Mechanical preventive and corrective maintenance activities
  • Ability to carry out daily routine checks on all non-critical electro-mechanical infrastructure within the campus.
  • Carry out electrical lighting fittings replacement (internal and external perimeter) as operations demands.
  • Power provisioning for non-collo customers related power request within the DC.
  • Oversee and support vendors and contractor’s maintenance activities within the DC on all non-critical infrastructures.
  • Carry out daily routine checks on DG fuel line and ensure day tanks diesel replenishing.
  • Carry out diesel delivery and ensure all tests conducted meet the requirement/standard of MainOne.
  • Troubleshooting and resolution of Plumbing related faults within the facility including the water treatment plant
  • Troubleshooting and resolution of faults related to the intrusion detection system (Electric fence).
  • Carry out other assigned tasks within the scope of the job position and ensure closure of such task in record time.
  • Support any after-hours building needs and activities as required.
  • Respond to emergencies.

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies


  • National Diploma in Electrical engineering/Mechanical engineering or in any relevant discipline
  • Minimum of 2 years working experience required
  • Organize and manage all facility housekeeping (Cleaning of offices and critical environments) through a janitorial service vendor/domestic support staff.
  • Implement and ensure proper power cabling tagging and management within the facility.
  • Basic knowledge of comfort cooling system, installation, and maintenance.
  • Basic knowledge of plumbing, new installations, and repairs.
  • Knowledge in electrical installations.
  • Knowledge in cable running and termination.
  • Ability to support and maintain Tier III data center non-critical infrastructure, perimeter lightings, water treatment plant.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical control circuit wiring and diagrams.

Demands of the Job

  • Good attention to details
  • Cooperative and willing to assist others
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few variables
  • Ability to work at height as the job demands