Gearbox Assembly Technician

Operating a renowned global motorsport business with state-of-the-art facilities at home and winning performances around the globe, M-Sport UK provide the engineering expertise behind an award-winning range of competition cars and has become an industry leader with success across some of the industry’s most acclaimed motorsport series.

​The drive to deliver championship-winning machinery is what excites and strengthens our technical team; and our highly skilled team of Technicians and Engineers work closely through each phase of development to deliver maximum performance on the world stage.

​We love what we do, and passion drives our success.


​We’re looking to appoint a Gearbox Assembly Technician to strengthen our Transmissions team. Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of high-performance transmission units, our Gearbox Assembly Technicians develop skills across a range of competition vehicles with the potential for international travel as part of our winning teams.    

​The role responsibilities include:

  • Working alongside our experienced technicians rebuilding top-specification transmissions units across all our projects. These include; Ford Puma, Fiesta, and Rally Raid.

  • Servicing customer transmissions systems for a variety of high-performance competition vehicles.

  • Working closely with our Transmissions Supervisor and Designers on technical issues identified and suggestions for improvement.

  • Building Transmissions units from technical drawings.



​We’re looking for a self-motivated team player with a positive and enthusiastic attitude.

​You should be educated to technician level and have a thorough understanding of motor vehicles and their systems.

​You should pride yourself on your attention to detail, and be capable of delivering a high standard of performance and quality whilst working to strict deadlines in a time-sensitive environment.

​You should have excellent communication skills, and a keen eye for problem solving and implementing solutions with an analytical approach.

​You should have at least 2 years' experience in a similar automotive/mechanical background. Experience within motorsport is preferred but not essential.


​Situated on the edge of the English Lake District National Park, M-Sport UK is unique in offering the fast-paced, adrenaline-fuelled action expected from a career in International Motorsport mere minutes from the tranquillity of the Lakeland fells and all they have to offer in terms of recreation and wellbeing.

​We also offer a range of employee benefits including: a flexible working day, discounted gym membership, discount reward scheme, cycle to work scheme, company contributed pension, life assurance and company healthcare plan as well as a dedicated Work Culture Team with regular meetings, competitions, and activities.

Closing Date: Friday 15th March