The Opportunity:

Iron Lynx is offering an exciting opportunity for a Chief Mechanic to join our expanding and professional team. This position reports to the Lamborghini Essenza Project Manager and is located in Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy.


Role responsibilities:

  • Ensure the correct build-up of a race car including the lead over a team of 5 mechanics.
  • Be involved in the daily, weekly, and monthly planning of build-up schedules.
  • Communicate about the daily plans towards the team of mechanics and provide them a weekly plan in advance
  • Support test and events activities as required.
  • Always maintain a professional and clean appearance of the race cars and equipment. Similar approach for keeping the work area clean and organized and encourage others to do so.
  • Keep track of a high number of parts.
  • Act as a mentor to less experienced team members, to ensure quality control while promoting positive learning environment.
  • Prepare job lists post and pre-event.
  • Professionally representing the team on and off-track. Sharing a positive attitude and respect inside the team.
  • The role will foresee activities in the workshop and abroad.

Skills required:

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience as a chief mechanic in the motorsport sector.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • The ability to consistently work at the highest standards with an exceptional can-do attitude towards attention to detail.
  • Fluency in English
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team player.
  • Confidence and knowledge to raise issues and develop solutions.
  • Methodical and measured in approach.
  • Builds rapport with team members.
  • Initiative, to find ways to achieve/deliver what is required
  • High level of integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality