Motorsport Master Technician / Car Mechanic / Race Instructor

Hemel Hempstead
£20000 - £35000 per annum
30 Aug 2019
27 Sep 2019
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
This leading drifting and supercar experience centre is looking for an energetic, experienced and enthusiastic master technician to join their friendly team!

They have an exciting array of track and supercars which you will be required to maintain, service and repair where needed. They also work on customers performance vehicles specialising mainly in Japanese vehicles.

You will be required to work as part of a team whilst being confident to work alone as required, they are currently quite a small team but are always expanding.

Essential Skills:

- You must be able to fully rebuild an engine, both head and bottom end rebuilds are common within their workshop.

- You must have good fabrication skills, welding is essential as they often repair, modify and fabricate parts for both their own vehicles and customer vehicles.

- You must be able to successfully diagnose faults on vehicles and must be able to think outside of the box.

- You must be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

They are looking for someone with good leadership skills and a well founded skill set with electrical knowledge as a bonus. You should be well organised with prior experience working in a performance garage.

Some of your job role will require you to deal with customers face to face so customer service skills are required. Due to the nature of their business both preventative and reactive work is required, this may mean diagnosing or even repairing vehicles track-side.

They are based in a private rural setting, as such use of a car is essential.

They have an onsite secure carpark. Working hours are flexible however Saturday's are a must. There is the option to work either 5, 5.5 or 6 days per week.

The position offered is full time and salary ranges from £25,000 p/a to £35,000 p/a.

Salary is flexible depending on skill and hours worked. Their open hours are Monday - Friday 08:00 - 18:00 and Saturday 08:00 - 17:30. Holiday entitlement reflects the days worked per week.

In addition to the master Technician role, they are also seeking experienced track drivers who have a passion for cars and instructing guests in a customer facing role. The applicant must be able to competently carry out light mechanical duties in addition to delivering exceptional customer service as an instructor. Being well-organised, presentable and personable to their guests is key. Prior experience in a performance garage / race team or track driving/racing would be beneficial. Full instructor training will be provided in supercars on racing lines, customer service and car control.

Applicants will be employed with a full time contract to work at their track in Hemel Hempstead. Flexible salaries based on 5/6 days a week.

Bonus Sunday operating hours are optional, approved by a Manager at an additional £100 per day.

Bonus scheme allows the successful applicant to earn up to an additional £20 per customer review on top of the regular salary.

Range from £18k - 22k per annum depending on experience.

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