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Number 2 Race Technician


Banbury, Oxfordshire, England


Date Posted:

3rd January 2019





Job Type:




Prodrive is best known as a motorsport business with a pedigree of world championship winning teams stretching over 30 years.  Prodrive has now grown into a larger technology and innovation organisation and comprises of 5 distinct and autonomous companies operating under their own Managing Directors…

Our Motorsport Companyfor the last 14 years has been the business behind the Aston Martin Racing works programme in the FIA World Endurance Championship and at Le Mans. Motorsport have also developed the most technologically advanced World Rallycross car, the Renault Megane R.S. RX racing in the 2018 FIA World Rallycross Championship.

We are now recruiting for a No2 Race Technician to join our dynamic team, in this role you will carry out race car build, on event technician support and repair work efficiently and competently.  Completing all work to Prodrive/AMR standards and achieve a high quality of workmanship at all times, at base, test and on event. We need someone who has had previous race experience and ideally have fabrication or composites trimming capability.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To carry out work competently and within the times laid down by the Chief Mechanic.
  • To carry out race duties e.g. fueling
  • At base: involved in the build of race cars to the correct specification.
  • On event: preparation of the race car and support as required.
  • To ensure that the vehicles worked on are carefully handled
  • Hands on experience and good all-round knowledge
  • Deadlines driven
  • Positive attitude and the ability to identify alternative solutions to problems
  • Endeavour to find new ways of doing things and learn from past experiences

Personal Specification

  • You need to be someone with a high level of experience in motorsports, Formula 1, Sportscar or similar.

  • You need to be flexible with both your time and your approach

  • You need to have a can do attitude.


What we can offer you

A competitive salary, 25 days holiday with an opportunity to purchase extra, life assurance two times salary, free fitness assessments and advice from our ‘Fit 4 Life team’, opportunity to join a group personal pension, hours of work 8.30am to 5pm, childcare vouchers and company discounts eg motorsport merchandise… and much more!

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