Senior Engine Builder

Undisclosed salaryPower unitFull timePermanent
Cockermouth, GB

About the position


Operating a flourishing global motorsport business with state-of-the-art facilities at home and winning performances around the globe, M-Sport UK provide the engineering expertise behind an award-winning range of competition cars and has become an industry leader with success across some of the industry’s most acclaimed motorsport series.

​The drive to deliver championship-winning machinery is what excites and strengthens our technical team; and our highly skilled team of Technicians and Engineers work closely through each phase of development to deliver maximum performance on the world stage.

We love what we do, and passion drives our success.



​As our business evolves, an opportunity has arisen for a Senior Engine Builder to strengthen our busy engine department. Responsible for the build and maintenance of a variety of high-performance powertrains, the Senior Engine Builder will provide skills across a wide range of competition vehicles and projects.  

The role responsibilities include:

  • Preparation, build, maintenance and rebuild of current performance engines.
  • Pre-production of key engine components.
  • Record and maintain all build data and keep records up to date.
  • Event support may be required remotely as well as on events in the UK and globally.
  • Mentoring less experienced Engine Builders to ensure quality of work is maintained. 
  • Develop ideas which will increase car performance and reliability. 
  • Maintain a professional and clean appearance of all engines and equipment in both the department and for events. Whilst ensuring others are doing the same. 



​We’re looking for a self-motivated team player with a positive and enthusiastic attitude.

You should be educated to technician level and have a thorough understanding of engine mechanics.

​You should have at least 3 years' experience as an Senior Engine Builder/Engine Technician in the motorsport/automotive industry, or an Engine Builder/Engine Technician looking to progress into a Senior role. 

You should pride yourself on your attention to detail, and be capable of delivering a high standard of performance and quality whilst working to strict deadlines in a time-sensitive environment.

You should have excellent communication skills, and the role would suit an individual with a keen eye for problem solving and implementing solutions.



Idyllically situated on the edge of the English Lake District National Park, M-Sport UK is unique in offering the fast-paced, high-octane, adrenaline-fuelled action expected from a career in International Motorsport mere minutes from the tranquillity of the Lakeland fells and all they have to offer in terms of recreation and wellbeing.

We also offer a range of employee benefits including: life assurance, a flexible working day, company contributed pension scheme, discounted gym membership, discount reward scheme, cycle to work scheme and company healthcare plan as well as a dedicated Work Culture Team with regular meetings, competitions and activities.


Free car parkingHealthcarePaid holidaysPaid sick leave


English(Professional working proficiency)


Posted 3 months ago



Cockermouth, GB