Race Team Support Garage Technician

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Haas F1 Team debuted in the FIA Formula One World Championship in 2016, becoming the first American-led Formula One team since 1986. Founded by industrialist Gene Haas, Haas F1 Team is based in the United States on the same Kannapolis, North Carolina, campus as his championship-winning NASCAR team, Stewart-Haas Racing. Haas is the founder of Haas Automation, the largest CNC machine tool builder in North America, and he is chairman of Haas F1 Team. 

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Organisation
Haas F1 Team
Reference
VAC-4318
Location
Banbury / UK
Salary / Benefits
Competitive
Contract Type

MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is unique – on and off the track. We don’t follow the status quo and we’ve made a name for ourselves as the team who does things differently. You might’ve seen us on Netflix or know that we’re the only American-owned team on the Formula 1 grid, but we’re also more than that.

We have three HQs – Kannapolis in the US, Banbury in the UK and Maranello in Italy – each staffed by passionate, loyal and hardworking advocates. At Haas, you’ll be involved in many different areas of the team, an assortment of projects and plenty of hands-on experience while collaborating with some of the best minds in the world.

 

Yes, you’ll learn from us, but we expect to learn from you too!
 

General Summary:

This position reports to the Race Team Operations Leader or their designee when factory based and the Chief Garage Technician when traveling with the race team; is located in Banbury, UK. This position forms part of the group of garage technicians based at the Factory with the responsibility for Sea Freight appearance, unloading and loading, Air Freight appearance, unloading and loading, Equipment at the factory and at all tests and races with responsibility for the build and presentation of the garage and associated equipment as well as the transportation of race team freight including cars and pit equipment.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.
  • Construction of the garage environment at all tests and races including bannering system, overhead lighting gantry, services and pit equipment
  • Supporting the on-car race team during running sessions to ensure that the team operates in an efficient, professional and safe manner at all times.
  • Ensure that all road, air & sea freight is correctly and safely loaded on time for transportation.
  • Maintenance of all pit equipment in accordance with schedules and presentation standards.
  • Provide support during the turnaround process of the car including the organisation of pit equipment, refueling, etc.
  • You will be responsible for the cleanliness and condition of your work area, the garage, and all tools and equipment
  • Follow all safety regulations in all venues.
  • Assumes any responsibilities and duties delegated by the Factory Operations Team Leader or their designee.

 

Education and Work Experience:

  • Ideally holds requirements for Electrical Installation (17th Edition) Qualification / ATEX certified
  • GCSE, High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Three years of work experience, in a professional motorsports environment.

 

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Previous experience of working in a professional motorsport environment.
  • Proven experience of working alone and within a team.
  • Ability to diagnose equipment faults and create solutions to solve associated issues.
  • The ability to consistently work to the highest standards with an exceptional attitude towards attention to detail.
  • Ability to deliver solutions in a pressurised environment under tight time constraints.
  • A ‘can do’  positive approach and a willingness to help others.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office products (Outlook, Excel, Word).
  • Basic understanding of formula one vehicle systems and technology.
  • Knowledge of formula one garage equipment and systems.
  • Ability to travel extensively abroad for over 200 days per year.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to use initiative where appropriate
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to overcome technical and operational issues

 

Equipment and Applications:

  • Mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to follow complex regulations related to shipment of materials and facility maintenance requirements.

 

Work Environment Physical Demands:

An ability to work and prioritize within a high pressure, time sensitive environment while retaining a methodical approach is essential. The role may require extensive international travel and a willingness to work long and flexible hours including weekends.

 

This position may require lifting to 50 pounds, repeated bending, squatting and manual dexterity. Fast-paced work environment requiring heavy mental demands. Work environment includes machinery, race cars, 7-post and other rigs, grinding debris, and hazardous fluids. All employees must ensure compliance with the Company Health and Safety Policy, and all relevant other statutory Health and Safety legislation.

 

This job description may not detail some less major duties, nor cover duties of a similar nature, which may from time to time be reasonably required by the relevant manager.



At MoneyGram Haas F1 Team, we consider our employees our greatest asset. We strive to create a supportive and inclusive work environment where everyone can thrive and grow. We value diversity and encourage our employees to bring their unique perspectives and experiences to the conversation. Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion are fundamental to who we are as a company and a collective of colleagues. Our commitment to these ethics is steadfast and this promise travels with us wherever we are in the world.

We look after our team with multiple rewards packages, competitive bonuses and year-round health and wellbeing programs, providing you with the tools to motivate and perform at your best. 

If you’re passionate about competition, technology and teamwork, then working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team could be the perfect fit for you. Motorsport is a dynamic and exciting industry that offers a wide range of opportunities for those who are willing to put in the hard work and dedication required to succeed. Working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is a highly rewarding experience, as you become a crucial member of a team that is constantly pushing the boundaries of what’s possible and striving for excellence in everything we do.

Join our team and make your passion your profession.

 

Notice

Due to the nature of the organisation, all employees of MoneyGram Haas F1 Team are required to be security cleared to National Security Vetting standards. If successful in your application, we would support you with the NSV process. As a guideline only, you would normally need to have been a UK resident for the last 5 consecutive years.  Further confirmation can be found on the Civil Aviation Authority  National Security Vetting (NSV) website https://www.caa.co.uk/Commercial-industry/Security/Vetting/National-security-vetting/

If you have not been a UK resident for the last 5 consecutive years, please be prepared to request an Overseas Criminal Records Check for these countries as you will be asked to provide this for referencing and security checks if you are successful.