Critical Facilities Technician

Facilities Tukwila, Washington


Another Source’s client, Sabey Corporation, is recruiting a Critical Facilities Technician (internally this position is called Data Center Facilities Technician) to join their Sabey Data Centers team. Here’s a little about Sabey Corporation and the position they are recruiting for:

Sabey Corporation is a 45 year-old privately held Seattle based full-service commercial real estate company with an outstanding reputation.  The Company is primarily engaged in data center, office, and industrial property development, construction and operations with ownership in the Pacific Northwest and on the east coast. 

Sabey Data Centers is one of the oldest and largest privately-owned multi-tenant data center owner/developer/operators in the world. Being privately-owned may mean that ours is never a household name, but to us, it means a complete focus on building value by serving one customer at a time.

Today, with three million square feet of mission critical space, Sabey Data Centers continues to serve the world’s most exciting enterprises and institutions with customized data center solutions that are efficient, reliable, and quick to market.

Take a closer look at Sabey Data Centers:


This position is a hybrid shift role (5pm-3am) Expected work schedule will cover a 4-day work week Sunday thru Wednesday.  Occasional overtime opportunities may exist for planned and unplanned shift coverage and infrequent maintenance events. The Facilities Technician will be called upon at various times to cover swing and night-shift positions.

The Data Center Facilities Technician is responsible for "hands-on" day-to-day operation of a 24/7 data center that includes administrative office space. This position is responsible for safe reliable operations on a 24/7 facility maintaining Service Level Agreements, customer service requests, and responding to abnormal conditions or equipment status alarms.


The facility incorporates state of the art redundant power and environmental systems.

Candidates should be comfortable working in a mission critical environment and must be willing and able to learn critical electrical systems (UPS, Generator, Switchgear), mechanical systems (Air Handlers, Rooftop Units, pumps, Fans), Fire alarm and suppression systems (Onyx, Fike), building control systems (Automated Logic, Environet, SquareD,) and preventative maintenance programs.



  • Manage and document facilities work orders and customer service requests
  • Perform daily equipment and facility inspections
  • Operate equipment to maintain Service Level Agreements
  • Perform preventative maintenance and repairs on general facilities equipment
  • Develop and maintain operational process, procedures and as-built drawings.
  • Provide support for a variety of projects within the Data Center.
  • Interact with Data Center Management, Property Management, and Staff on project efforts
  • Manage vendor activities, monitor progress to ensure objectives are achieved
  • Execute MOPs and EOPs, to participate in the training program, and other duties as assigned.


  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with Word, Excel and Outlook. Other programs (PowerPoint, Project, Visio, etc.) a plus
  • Self-motivation
  • Professional attitude and work well under pressure
  • General facility maintenance and operations skills
  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds and operate a variety of hand and power tools
  • Ability to work independently
  • Flexible support hours required
  • Weekend work/overtime may be required
  • Experience in data centers and/or with data center equipment is a plus


  • Positive, professional attitude
  • Ability to work independently; self-motivation
  • Strong prioritization and organization skills – must be able to switch quickly between projects and be comfortable with keeping a flexible daily work schedule
  • Excellent customer and personal service skills – must be able to foster and maintain professional relationships with Sabey employees and external personnel

Sabey offers highly competitive wages based on education and work experience. We also offer a competitive benefits program that includes a 401(k) plan, health and dental insurance, voluntary vision, short term disability, life insurance and paid time off. This is an exempt position located at the Company’s headquarters in south Seattle.


Sabey Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age.

Another Source works with their clients, on a retained project basis, to maximize the recruiting process.