Maintenance Apprentice

  • Job Reference: EX8903
  • Date Posted: 8 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Equinix
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Apprentice Electrical / Mechanical Maintenance EngineerJob Description

Equinix is one of the largest growing Data Centre’s increasing connectivity between clients worldwide. Currently recruiting for strong Engineers to be part of a strong team with exposure to critical infrastructure & data centre activities. Equinix is a 24/7 shift environment in a company who partners with the premier cloud providers in the globe. This position is Monday – Friday (one-day release for college).


  • Attend college and achieve
  • Work to complete Site based Level 3 NVQ Portfolio Competence Building
  • Work with qualified technicians on Facility/Infrastructure Maintenance
  • Performs site inspections and monitors the building and IBX alarms
  • Performs preventative maintenance on site infrastructure (e.g. maintenance of primary infrastructures) under the supervision and guidance of qualified technicians.
  • Site Administration
  • Completion of site logs and data gathering for permits, such as MOPs and scripts

Incident Management

  • Assists more senior staff with responding to all on-site incidents and act as directed
  • May begin responding to basic incidents based on own knowledge and experience
  • Completes basic work requests and circuit installations

Additional Projects

  • Contributes to ongoing infrastructure projects
  • Carry out small works projects i.e. lighting upgrades etc under the supervision of qualified technicians.



  • GCSE Mathematics, English Language Grade A-D or be prepared to work towards functional skills Level 2 in English and Mathematics.