PalmerSport Mechanic

A great opportunity has arisen for a versatile and hardworking Mechanic or Vehicle Technician to join the PalmerSport team here at Bedford Autodrome.  This role will involve working within the Engineering Team, maintaining our high performance fleet of BMW M4s, Formula 3000s, Clio Cup Editions, JP-LMs and Caterhams as well as a whole host of site maintenance vehicles to ensure we deliver market leading corporate motor racing events. 

Jobs duties will include:

  • Conducting thorough inspections of our high-performance vehicles on the completion of our corporate events
  • Work with our Engineering team to determine the source of machinery problems and work to solve issues efficiently
  • Complete job cards to a very high standard to detail a vehicle repair and service history
  • Report to the Workshop Supervisor with diagnosis and parts required to rectify
  • Complete diagnostic testing on the mechanical and electrical systems

You will be / have:

  • A good understanding of mechanical engineering with a recognised qualification i.e. City and Guilds
  • Previous experience working within either a main dealer or busy independent garage ideally with high performance / race spec vehicles
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Pride in your work and want to complete tasks to the best of your ability
  • A track record of meeting strict deadlines

In return MSV offer:

  • Competitive pay + benefits
  • Up to 31 days holiday per year
  • Discounted food and drink when working on site
  • A workplace pension
  • Free onsite parking
  • Training opportunities

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a race / high performance environment, without the requirement of travelling. Working with high performance race spec vehicles, this isn’t your everyday mechanic position!