Support Crew Trainee

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Location: Woking, GB

Job Type: Permanent  

Contract Duration: 24 months

Purpose of the Role:

To participate in the build and presentation of the garage environment, associated support equipment and individual car parts, both at and away from the McLaren Technology Centre.  The role may consist of unsociable hours often at short notice during high load periods and may involve time away from home and extensive travel; as such the trainee, should show flexibility in their approach.

Key Relationships:

  • Race Team Chief Mechanic
  • Garage Support Team Leader
  • Event Support & Logistics Manager
  • Parts & Logistics Team Leader
  • Operational Support Team Leader

Principal Accountabilities:

  • The trainee role is purposefully varied and will include practical hands on duties that requires a level of mechanical aptitude along with a willingness to learn on the job
  • The trainee should show a high level of detail to their work and be able to communicate precisely and effectively
  • Training programmes will be created and implemented to ensure the trainee receives exposure to each area that involves the support crew , sea freight ,air freight
  • The trainee should have the ability to absorb information and follow instruction

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Experience of delivering quality under extremely tight and demanding deadlines with conflicting priorities
  • Experience of working in a highly technical environment
  • Ability to contribute to component fault diagnosis process
  • Evidence of a strong understanding of modern Formula One garage systems
  • Previous experience of working in a motorsport environment
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products

Personal Attributes:

  • A drive and commitment to continuous improvement in their approach to work
  • Eager to learn and develop new skills
  • Able to work within a team environment and be supportive of others
  • Excellent communication skill
  • Able to undertake work that requires physical strength and stamina
  • Demonstrates the ability to work effectively when under pressure in time limited situations
  • Can build effective relationships and have to ability to adapt to different department environments

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