City Facilities Manager

  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • Full-time
  • Job Field: City Facility Manager

Company Description

NEXTDC designs, builds and operates next generation data centres using cutting edge technology, providing local and international companies with premium data storage facilities that enable them to transition to a cloud computing environment. Going from a start up to a scale up, NEXTDC is an ASX200 listed company with data centres in five capital cities.

At NEXTDC, we know that our success depends on the talents of our people and we foster a culture of continued learning and development. Our culture is built on collaboration and innovation, we are passionate about what we do and we are committed to our mission to be the leading customer-centric data centre services company.

Job Description

The City Facilities Manager is responsible for the effective management of day to day operations at the S1, S2 and soon to be built S3 NEXTDC facilities in Sydney, including the management of facility staff and contractors, overseeing maintenance and ensuring quality delivery of NEXTDC and contracting services. 

 You will manage your team effectively to ensure you are working as One Team to successfully deliver a world-class customer experience and guaranteeing uptime of 100%.  Through effective workflow management, you will guarantee all customer provisioning services are completed to a high standard, as well as handling escalations within a timely manner.

At NEXTDC we focus on continuous improvement of our Data Centres, ensuring that we continue down the path of obtaining best of breed for NEXTDC.



To be successful in this role, you will have extensive experience of data centre or critical facilities experience with a deep knowledge of critical building systems including electrical and mechanical configurations, fire protection, building management systems, rack management, design and installation, with a good understanding of high-density data centre power, cooling approaches and technologies.  Alternatively, if you have similar experience from a 24/7 critical facility such as a hospital or airport, we would love to hear from you.

You will possess exceptional team management, planning, organising and analytical skills with experience in Project Management and Design & Build.  Holding Degree or trade qualification in Engineering/Business/Electrical or Mechanical or similar with a familiarity in UTI (Uptime Institute) Standards.

Also needed will be experience with operational reporting (including incident and technical change management), capacity planning and budget forecasting, as well as experience writing effective business cases.

Applicants MUST be Australian citizens because of security clearances.

Additional Information

Great chance to manage our ever expanding Sydney facilities

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