Sub Assembly Technician

Bedford Autodrome
Full Time - 42.5 hours a week inc weekends
24 April 2024

PalmerSport is the leading operator of corporate motorsport events in the UK, based at Bedford Autodrome. With an extensive and varied fleet of high-performance and single seater racing cars including Formula 3000s, the bespoke Palmer JP-LMs, BMW M4 GTPs and new as of 2023, Ginetta G56 GTAs.

We are seeking a talented Sub Assembly Technician to join our dynamic team. As a Sub Assembly Technician, you will play a pivotal role in the assembly and maintenance of components vital to our fleet of high performance vehicles. In your role as Sub Assembly Technician, you will be responsible for:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assembling various vehicle components ensuring maximum levels of attention to detail
  • Collaborating with our engineering team to troubleshoot and resolve any technical issues
  • Overseeing transmission (Hewland / Sadev), driveshafts and suspension sub-assemblies
  • Maintaining detailed records of assembly processes
  • Working closely with the PalmerSport Engineering team to ensure timely rebuilds to the highest standards
  • Assisting the Engineering team with general mechanical duties when required

You will be / have:

  • Previous experience in automotive or mechanical engineering
  • Proficiency in assembly techniques and mechanical systems with a gearbox and suspension bias
  • Strong attention to detail and precision
  • Full UK driving licence is essential
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

In return PalmerSport offer:

  • Competitive pay + benefits 
  • Up to 31 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Access to our MSV Advantage platform, giving you access to discounts at 100s of shops across the UK.
  • Discounted food and drink when working on site
  • A staff pass allowing access for yourself and a plus one to attend events at all MSV circuits (including BTCC & BSB)
  • Access to 24/7 GP and wellbeing services
  • Training opportunities
  • A workplace pension
  • Free parking

Due to our event calendar throughout the season, this role will have a requirement to work occasional Saturdays throughout the summer months. Given our location at Bedford Autodrome a full UK driving licence is essential.

To apply for our Sub Assembly Technician position here at PalmerSport, please click the link below to begin our application process.

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