Engine Build Technician (m/f/d)

Don’t just go to work; become part of a unique company within a fast-moving industry. TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Europe – creating excitement through team spirit and advanced technology!


We are looking for an Engine Build Technician (m/f/d) to be part of our research and development and works motorsport team in Cologne, Germany.


Are you a team player who thrives on responsibility? Then you are the right person to take on this challenge. Experience team work and be inspired by the passion of our 450-strong workforce for motorsport and automotive projects.


Your tasks:

  • assembly engines & engine components acc. specification

  • stripping, inspecting and rebuilding race engines

  • testing and measuring of engine components

  • maintaining accurate test and measurement records

  • in-house engine preparation to racing/testing specification

  • providing trackside support at race and test events worldwide

  • pre- and post-processing of test events

  • preparation and commissioning of the engines according work instructions

  • follow up of test results


The successful candidate will:

  • have a recognised apprenticeship (preferably in mechanics or similar) or experience to equivalent depth in a motorsport environment

  • display relevant working experience

  • show good mechanical skills and have ideally already supported as engine build technician during motorsport event

  • preferably have knowledge in engine repair and maintenance

  • have sound German and English language skills

  • be willing to travel frequently

  • be a team player who demonstrates a responsible and creative working style, work independently to high standards with a minimum of supervision, have distinctive interpersonal skills and a flexible approach to working hours as well as the ability to perform under pressure


What we offer: 

  • exciting projects and a place for technical freedom and innovation to get things moving

  • attractive benefits packages e.g. competitive remuneration, social benefits, 30 days annual holiday, car leasing, free on-site gym

  • a challenging, fulfilling workplace in a multi-national company within a familiar atmosphere - driven by fascination and passion