Junior Field Engineer - Dutch/English

Across the data center industry – from deployment, through operations and maintenance, to decommissioning – Salute Mission Critical is the industry leader of delivering global data center services executed with military precision. Join us as a Junior Field Engineer in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

At Salute, we don’t have employees. We have team members. It’s our culture, and it’s a significant driver of the success we're able to deliver for our clients. This team-oriented culture is defined by transparent communication, collaborative development and deployment of procedures and best practices, a customer service mindset both internally and externally, and a strong commitment to safety.This role does not require any previous Data Centre experience and is ideal for anyone with some Mechanical, Electrical or other Building Services system knowledge who is looking to move into the Data Centre sector.

The Data Center Junior Field Engineer is responsible for ensuring that all electrical, mechanical, and fire/life safety equipment within the data center is operating at peak efficiency. This involves both planned preventative maintenance of equipment, daily corrective work, and emergency response to emergent issues. The Field Engineer serves as a technical resource reporting to the Senior Engineer and third party vendors. Data center equipment that supports mission-critical servers must maintain better than 99.999% uptime. This equipment includes, but is not limited to, standby diesel generators, switchgear, UPSs, PDUs, AHUs, chillers, cooling towers, chemical treatment systems, pumps, motors, VFDs, and building automation systems.


Operate, monitor, maintain, and respond to abnormal conditions in facilities systems.

Support planned and ad-hoc preventive maintenance work assignments requiring the skill and direction of several engineering, mechanical, and maintenance trades

Support periodic inspections of building systems, i.e., HVAC, electrical distribution, Maintain mechanical equipment rooms to ensure clean and safe conditions

Assist with rapid response, investigation, and management of indoor emergency situations and air quality complaints

Initiate or respond to work orders, follow-up and verify completion of work

Monitor performance/note deficiencies of service contractors and recommend changes as necessary

Perform other related duties and responsibilities as assigned by management

Managing all work in a correct and timely manner based on process and procedures:

Managing daily reports

Making daily rounds

Shift transfer handover

Working effectively and efficiently with others within the organization

Ideal Candidates and/or Qualifications

A recently qualified Engineering Graduate looking to put theory into practice or an Engineering Apprentice looking to further their engineering knowledge

High school diploma or College Degree and a desire to learn more about the mechanical, electrical and other building systems used in data centres

A junior electrical or mechanical engineer looking to further their career

Good observation skills and problem-solving ability

Fluent in English and Dutch

The role is a full-time position and based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and will include business travel as needed to meet business demands but will likely be nominal.

If your professional growth and compensation trajectory are restricted in any way, consider –

Stepping into a role with a nationally recognized leader in the Mission Critical market

Working with an employer who maintains a corporate philosophy to hire only our nation’s best

Who invests in and are unilaterally committed to continuing the enrichment of their employees

If you have what it takes to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment we welcome the opportunity to provide more detail and explore your current situation and interests.

Military experience is preferred.

Job Type
Full Time
70 days ago

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