Electrical Commissioning Engineer, Data Center

Melbourne  /  Australia DC  /  Full Time

About CAI:
CAI was established in 1996, it has grown year over year to more than 850 people worldwide. We provide commissioning, qualification, validation, start-up, project management and consulting services related to operational readiness to FDA regulated, Data Centers and other mission critical industries.
Meeting a Higher Standard
Our approach is simple; we put the client’s interests first, we do not stop until it is right, and we will do whatever it takes to get there.
At CAI, we are committed to living our Foundational Principles, both professionally and personally:
•                 We act with integrity
•                 We serve each other
•                 We serve society
•                 We work for our future.
We strongly believe that one person’s success is everyone’s success; we work diligently to accomplish team goals. We place Team Before Self, demonstrate Respect for Others, and possess a can-do attitude. That is how we have grown exponentially.
Position Summary
Electrical Commissioning Engineer will work as part of the CAI Data Centre / Building Commissioning team and be responsible for the commissioning of mission critical electrical equipment, safe electrical work practices, facility turnover, and issue resolution. Data Centre/ Building Commissioning professionals develop and execute the commissioning tests to demonstrate to the customer that vendor equipment is correctly installed and set to work, support enhanced design reviews, and consult on submission of LEED / Green Star qualification packages.
·       Development of electrical equipment and system test scripts
·       Attend and be an active participant of customer equipment FWT/FAT
·       Vendor coordination and management
·       Perform equipment inspection to ensure build adherence to vendor submittal
·       Provide test and documentation that equipment is delivered, installed, and tested correctly and set to function properly for customer
·       Support and perform design specification review, manufacturer submittals, one line drawing sets, and project schedule documentation.
·       QA/QC of electrical equipment installation\start-up
·       Assign test commissioning tasks to electrical commissioning team
·       Execute test scripts to confirm equipment and system operation to design specification
·       Ensure safe work practices are followed by all on commissioning team and customer site
·       Engage with customers to ensure positive experience, goals achievement, and schedule adherence
·       Provide daily reports for electrical commissioning team status
·       Conduct facility walk downs, turnover, and punch list reviews
·       General understanding of LEED specifications and requirements
·       Duties may be increased as experience and skill allow
Critical Skills and Knowledge
·       BS in an electrical or engineering field or equivalent years’ experience
·       5 years or more of experience in data center commissioning or facility engineering / facility management
·       Experience in the following:
> Data Center construction / commissioning
> Electrical switching operations
> Equipment inspections
> Low and/or medium voltage equipment commissioning
> LEED commissioning
> Factory Witness Test / Factory Acceptance Test attendances
> Leading electrical commissioning processes
> Equipment/ facility handover
·       Data Center facilities operations experience is desired
·       Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
·       Able to travel internationally if required. Subject to travel restrictions.
·       Candidates must have a Passport or the ability to immediately get a Passport
·       Further development training fund will be given to the correct candidate
Working Conditions
·       Extensive travel may be required (25-100%)
·       May be required to work in other region within or outside of Australia
·       Work under construction site conditions
In return for your skills and knowledge, CAI offers a wide range of benefits including:
·       Competitive Salary
·       Continuing education (internal and external)
·       Opportunities to work on cutting edge projects in a highly evolving field



(Varies by Country, Below is a General Overview)

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance coverage aligned with local region regulations
  • Paid Time Off
  • ESOP/401K – 15% Company Contribution (US Only)
  • 15% Company Pension Contribution (Europe and APAC Regions)
  • Company Paid Life Assurance
  • Company Paid Income Protection/Long-Term Disability
  • Career/Professional Development Opportunities
  • Additional benefits/leave entitlements based on local regional requirements.
  • Other Benefits Depending on Country