Porsche Penske Motorsport

Mechanic Shop Based

Undisclosed salaryMechanicsFull timePermanent
Mannheim, DE

About the position




Basic Function: Team member is directly responsible for the preparation and build of race cars in house. Including car performance, safety, reliability, and technical inspection compliance. This will be a non-traveling position.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with mechanics, managers, race engineers and supporting departments to build race cars.
  • Ensuring all components of the race car are safely joined, bolted, or otherwise secured.
  • Be involved in daily, weekly, monthly planning for build schedules and service intervals. Required to communicate daily build plans to mechanics and prepare them for overall weekly work.
  • Rule book understanding of areas that pertain to technical specifications, event procedures and pit lane rules.
  • Maintain a professional and clean appearance of race cars, equipment at the shop. Keeping work area clean and always organized.
  • Inventory tracking including number of parts, current service status, updates required.
  • Meeting specified deadlines for race car preparation while producing a quality product.
  • Providing direction and acting as a mentor to less experienced mechanics to ensure quality control while promoting a positive learning environment.
  • Safely operating equipment according to recommended safety specifications, including use of all protective equipment necessary.
  • Identifying any safety hazards and reporting all risks immediately to a supervisor.
  • Safekeeping and proper use of all company property issued during employment including uniforms, tools, toolboxes, electronic devices and any other productivity tools.
  • Participating in the workout program designed to maximize physical strength and endurance to remain competitive at a professional level.
  • Aiding other team members on other duties as appropriate.


Skills Required:

  • 3+ years’ experience as mechanic on race cars series.
  • Demonstrate a complete understanding of set-up specifications for race cars and the appropriate safety mechanisms for each component.
  • Ability to communicate to all team members.
  • Intimate knowledge of mechanical components, electronics, and structural framework of race cars.
  • Manual experience using one or more of the following: lathe, mill, drill press, band saw.
  • Must be proficient in using precision measuring devices.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, basic reading, writing and arithmetic skills.
  • Computer skills including Microsoft office programs: Xcel, Word, Teams, One Note, Outlook, Share Point, One Drive. These programs will also be utilized with a smart phone.
  • Must be able to concentrate on detailed work for long periods.
  • Work environment contains hazardous chemicals and fumes. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of emergency safety procedures and an ability to use safety equipment correctly.



Porsche Penske Motorsport


Free car parkingHealthcarePaid holidaysPaid sick leave


English(Professional working proficiency)German(Limited working proficiency)


Posted a month ago



Mannheim, DE