Data Center Supervisor
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Centri Dati, Ingegneria/Manutenzione, Gestione delle Strutture
Canary Wharf - England - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, London - England - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Job Title: Data Centre Supervisor
Business Sector: Data Centre Solutions
Location: London, Canary Wharf
Shift hours:  Hours: 07:00 – 16:00 


CBRE Global Workplace Solutions is a leading global provider of integrated facilities and corporate real estate management. We are recruiting a Data Centre Supervisor to join our successful Data Centre Solutions team based in London. As the post holder, you will be expected to have extensive understanding of Critical Facilities/Data Centre infrastructure (Electrical, Mechanical, and DC specific infrastructure). As the data center supervisor, you will be responsible for effective inspection, operation, and maintenance of all associated assets within the Data Centre.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Operate all M&E systems within the Data Centre in a competent, effective, and efficient manner (including HV Electrical isolations/operations). Having due regard to business risk and energy use. Making recommendations for improvement and providing concise technical reports when required.
  • Ensuring that all Specialist Sub Contractors visits are conducting works in line with approved Standard Operating Procedures/ MOP/PTW/client change requests.
  • Ensure that Specialist Sub Contractor worksheets are signed off where necessary, that quality of work has been inspected and recommendations are communicated to the Data Centre Operations Manager.
  • Accurately reporting of all completed work orders, including precise recording of any critical spares/stock items used during these tasks. 
  • Reviewing and preparing MOP’s, SOP’s and EOP’s and associated risk assessments.
  • Champion and promote QHSE compliance activities, such as Hazard/Near Miss Reporting and regular Toolbox Talks.
  • Proactively attend nominated training courses as identified by CBRE management in line with DCS training matrix. 
  • Contribute to a positive culture within the team, regarding personal development and training. 
  • Actively contribute to continuous improvement of safe systems of work, ensuring compliance with relevant QHSE policy and procedures. 
  • Supervising completion of assigned CBRE planned and reactive maintenance tasks.
  • Supporting training and development of technicians and apprentices.
  • Participation in engineering Quality Assurance process, to validate the standards of completed works. 
  • Supervise the day-to-day house shift and day team performance.
  • Management of holiday and sickness cover for shift and day team
  • Support the ESM / TSM in all areas as required or directed accordingly.
  • Management of critical plant repairs & equipment with the in-house team and sub-contractors

Skills Required

  • Experience in Data Centre or Critical Environment operations and / or experience as a supervisor in an FM role.
  • HNC/HND in relevant field or associated Electrical/Mechanical Apprenticeship (Or Similar).
  • 18th Edition Wiring Regulations.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal with all levels of staff. 
  • Drives operational excellence within the team. 
  • Strong IT skills.
  • Ability to lead a team when under pressure, whilst remaining calm, clear thinking and able to deliver the required services to the client within given time constraints. 
  • Individuals who can demonstrate commitment and previous experience; but not meet all the required technical qualifications may be considered subject to Director’s approval. 
  • Demonstrate a willingness to attend on and off-site training for plant and systems this may require nights away from home. 
  • A high level of initiative.
  • Ability to comprehend and act upon both verbal and written instructions.
  • Enthusiasm and demonstration of pro-activity, diligence, and alertness, with the willingness to participate in appropriate training schemes.


  • HV Authorised Person.

The above is a guideline to the role and is not intended to be fully inclusive or exclusive of the duties required.


We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.