Trainee Data Technician - 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


A Trainee Data Technician will undergo a 3 year training program equivalent to an apprenticeship whereby they will learn the principal roles and responsibilities of a Data Technician.  This Role is based in Newbridge, Co. Kildare 

Key Responsibilities of the role:  

  • Pull Cat 5e / Cat 6 / Cat 6A Copper Cable  
  • Pull Fibre Optic Cable  
  • Pull Multicore Cable  
  • Install Cabinets  
  • Install Racks  
  • Terminate Cat 5e / Cat 6 / Cat 6A Copper Cable  
  • Test Cat 5e / Cat 6 / Cat 6A Copper Cable  
  • Terminate Multicore Cable  
  • Test Multicore Cable  
  • Install Ladder Rack  
  • Read Drawings  
  • Terminate Fibre Optic Cable  
  • Test Fibre Optic Cable  
  • Take Lead and Work on own initiative  
  • Fault Find basic wiring Problems  
  • Patching and Jumpering Circuits  


Essential Criteria of the role:

  • Ability to work on own initiative.  
  • Excellent attention to detail  



Mercury is an equal opportunities employer. 

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