Electricians - Kildare, Ireland

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Organisational Environment:


Mercury is an Irish based European Contractor.

Mercury is a European Contractor that builds and manages complex engineering projects that reimagine how people work and live in the built environment. Our determination and focus enable us to deliver leading-edge construction solutions across a range of key sectors including Enterprise Data Centres, Advanced Technology & Life Sciences, Hyperscale Data Centres, Fire Protection, Technical Support Services (TSS), Data Centre Facility Management, Healthcare & Building Services. Mercury employs over 2,600 people across over 10 locations in Europe and had an overall turnover of €1bn in 2020. Mercury employs the best people, invests heavily in training and education and ensures that the highest standards of health, safety and governance are applied throughout the organisation.

We are looking for Electricians to work with us on our project in Co. Kildare 


Selection Criteria / Person Specification:

The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with the initiative and skills to manage his/her workload to meet necessary deadlines.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prefabricate and install cable containment in line with layout designs and measurements
  • Installed and terminate cable in the correct manner and in line with site standards 
  • Ensure that the works comply with site Quality standards and guidelines 
  • Comply with all safety requirements and instructions
  • Ensure that correct PPE is worn at all time on site 
  • Keep the workplace tidy and free of excess materials 
  • Plan and execute works in the most productive manner 
  • Dispose of waste in the correct receptacles 
  • Comply with site instructions in regard to the preparation and execution of RAMS - SPA’s etcetera 


Key Skills

  • Hands-on experience with UTM Firewalls (FortiGate, Checkpoint) – routing, UTM policies, IPSec VPN setup
  • Hands-on experience with Cisco devices (mostly switches)
  • Experience maintaining VMware and Hyper-V infrastructures
  • Fluency in using SCCM for deploying packages, installing updates deploying Windows using OSD
  • Fluency in configuring and maintaining Windows Server services (DFS, DNS, AD DS, DHCP, NPS, ADFS, Printing)
  • Experience with managed AV solution (ESET ERA)
  • Knowledge of email flow (SFP, DMARC, NDR troubleshooting)
  • Experience with Cloud solutions - Office 365 (primarily Exchange Online), Azure, AWS
  • Experience with enterprise class backup solutions (CommVault Simpana v10 or newer)
  • Experience with Lync/Skype for Business
  • Experience with MS SQL Server
  • Knowledge of Email Archiving solutions (Veritas)
  • Good knowledge of Mobile Operating Systems (iOS, Android, Windows)
  • Working knowledge of MDM platforms (AirWatch, MobileIron, InTune)
  • Previous experience with using and troubleshooting Citrix applications.
  • Administration of monitoring tools (SolarWinds, SCOM, Nagios etc)


Desirable Skills

  • Problem solving – to take structured approach to problems
  • Ability to manage and prioritize own tasks
  • Proven interpersonal skills
  • Ability to solve problem within Microsoft operating system environment
  • Interested in further education, training and development
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Certification (desired)
  • CCNA or CCNP
  • MCSA or MCSE (2008R2 or newer)
  • VMware Certified Professional
  • Citrix CCA
  • Checkpoint or Fortinet Certs
  • Ability to prioritise, excellent organisation and administrative ability
  • Understanding of construction documentation an advantage
  • 5 + years’ experience in a similar role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and within a strict deadline environment


Mercury is an equal opportunities employer.






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