Vehicle Mechanic Vacancy at Knockhill Racing Circuit

Knockhill Racing Circuit is seeking a mechanic to join the exciting and fast paced business.  The vacancy is in a small team of 2 mechanics looking after the fleet of vehicles and plant in use at the racing circuit, including:

Single seater racing cars with Yamaha engines

Subaru rally cars

Saloon cars


Small items of plant

The day to day tasks can include: Safety checks, cleaning and maintaining standards, engine repairs, steering repairs, tyre changing, tracing electrical faults, welding, MOT prep and servicing, fabricating.

Modern Workshop facilities include:

2 x Four Post Ramps

1 x Two Post Ramp

Single Seater lift

Tyre changing & balancing facilities

Welding facilities

The ideal candidate will be self motivated, a team player and a good problem solver with the ability to work under pressure.  Experience of motorcycle engines preferred but not essential.  A selection of tools are provided however it is expected the candidate will bring their own personal tool kit.

Knockhill Racing Circuit Ltd is renowned as an exciting environment with an excellent record for customer service and customer satisfaction.  The ideal candidate will have an interest in motorsport and have the desire to provide the best equipment for customer experiences, have a ‘can do’ attitude and engage well with fellow team members.

Qualified Mechanic

Terms:  Full time contract (subject to standard probationary period), the seasonal nature of the business does require a degree of flexibility, this includes regular weekend shifts, longer working hours in the summer (0730-1700 over 5 days), shorter hours in the winter (0900-1700 over 5 days).

Salary:  Up to £24,000 depending on experience

Own transport essential

Applicants should send their CV and any supporting documentation to or post:

Job Applications, Knockhill Racing Circuit, By Dunfermline, Fife KY12 9TF