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Build Systems Assembly Technician

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

The role:

As our Build System Assembly Technician, your responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for building & servicing of safety-critical car assemblies and systems ensuring that all of the procedures and quality checks are followed.

  • Key assemblies include Uprights & Carbon Suspension, Driver controls, Hydraulic Ride Systems, Cooling Systems, Hydraulic & Fuel manifolds, Steering and Gearbox Sub-Assemblies.

  • Carry out other similar skilled duties.

  • Ensuring builds are to latest specification.

  • Use SAP to create build sheets and ensure assembled components have enough available mileage to complete the planned event.

  • Manage, in conjunction with other team members, spares, lifting and servicing of car parts.

  • Assist with Applied Science customer projects.

  • Responsible for keeping a clean and tidy working environment in all areas within Mercedes GP Operations Centre.

What we are looking for:

  • Experience in F1 required.

  • Good knowledge of quality systems.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • SAP experience.

  • Flexibility in hours and a can-do approach is required, along with the ability to work in a team, under high pressure and to strict deadlines with minimum supervision.

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities.