No.1 Mechanic

Richardson Racing is a professional race team achieving success in multiple premier motorsport categories across the UK. Our mission is to provide talent with a platform to achieve unrivalled success in their field. From bespoke driver development services to training schemes for our engineers, we invest in our talent to perform to their maximum potential.

The team is also diversifying into new areas of the high performance vehicle industry, with many exciting new projects underway including big renovations to their existing workshop.

We are looking for an experienced No.1 Race Mechanic to join our Porsche Carrera Cup team


Key Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Team Manager
  • Responsibility for the preparation, maintenance and set up of our Porsche Carrera cars at race events and tests
  • Directly manage a group of mechanics 
  • Promote teamwork and effective communication
  • Attend all test and race events
  • Assist in the operation of the garage
  • Responsible for cleanliness and condition of your work area, tools and equipment
  • Be an integral member of the team, take part in the pit stops & assist other team members
  • Report any reliability issues to the team

The ideal candidate:

  • Motorsport mechanical background
  • At least 2 years working as a Number 1 mechanic
  • Previous experience in GT or BTCC 
  • Proven ability to work to tight deadlines in a group or alone and remain calm under pressure.
  • Attention to detail and high standard work.

In return we are offering:

  • Excellent salary package depending on experience
  • Flexible contract - open to full time, part time or contractor
  • End of year bonus potential
  • Company pension scheme
  • All travel expenses covered
  • Race team uniform and equipment
  • Modern, clean, and well-equipped workshop
  • Great atmosphere and team ethic
  • Opportunity for progression within the team


You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this role.

If you would like to be considered for this role, please click apply and submit your CV and Cover Letter.