Vocation

New opportunities every day!

Mission Motorsport are proud to be the Relationship Managers to the automotive industry on behalf of the MOD’s career transition partnership.

Great new opportunities are continually being offered through Mission Motorsport.  Check the website for details.

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Current Opportunities: 8

 

  • Composites Technician – 2 roles – Milton Keynes
  • Vehicle Livery Technician – London
  • Despatch Warehouse Manager – Wegburg, Germany
  • Support Crew – P1 Superstock Powerboat Series
  • SXS Racing – Office Assistant/Online Sales Administrator
  • Transport for London – Industry Insight Day
  • Fabricator/Welder – Newquay
  • Fleet Administrator/Back Up driver – Oxford
  • NDT Technician – Oxford

We are continually engaging with beneficiaries and industry partners in order to secure second careers for those leaving the armed forces. Our initiatives include the Jaguar Land Rover wounded injured and sick placement scheme and countless  bespoke opportunities secured on behalf of our blokes.

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PRODRIVE

Trainee Composites Technician

Join one of the best known names in motorsport.  Prodrive.  If you are looking to change the direction of your career and retrain, then training to become a Composites Technician with Prodrive could lead you to a great salary and job satisfaction.

Laminator

We are actively recruiting for several full time Composites Laminators for our Milton Keynes site. The successful candidate will be able to produce high quality components to required deadlines within Prodrive’s working practices. This would suit an experienced Laminator who is a team player, quality and standards driven and who has a background in manufacturing.

 

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The Fast Factory – London based, within the Royal Arsenal (SE18 6RS)

Are looking for a vehicle livery technician

– Needs to be good, competent and confident dealing with high level clientele and extremely high level cars.
– Any examples of previous work will be much appreciated.
– Starting off on 2-3 days per week building up to a full time role once the demand is in.
– All round team player (this is crucial for us). We’re effectively a start up and therefore there is a demand for lots of’ helping each other out’ in different departments whilst we’re getting off the ground.
Applications to amw@missionmotorsport.org

Alloy Wheels Direct Ltd., Despatch Warehouse Manager = Nord-Rhein Westphalia, Germany

We are looking for a dependable and practical person to manage the security, organisation and safety of the Despatch Warehouse to ensure the smooth running of the operations of Alloy Wheels Direct in Germany. The successful applicant must be able to work on their own initiative within the guidelines of the company policies and be able to communicate easily and effectively with other staff within the company as well as German and English speakers in diverse roles from supply company managers to delivery drivers. Duties would include the efficient receipt and storage of goods into the warehouse, operation of the tyre fitting/balancing machines and the timely despatch of orders to the customer. As the main key-holder of the premises the manager would be responsible for the security of the premises and the supervision of any other warehouse staff.

Alloy Wheels Direct is a UK based company with it’s storage facilities based in Germany as much of its business is with German automotive brands.  The company is growing at an incredible rate and this is a great opportunity for a service personnel who wishes to remain in Germany.

Start date:  ASAP.

Applications to amw@missionmotorsport.org

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P1 Superstock Powerboat Team- Support Crew

We have a fantastic opportunity for a volunteer beneficiary to come join our team in the upcoming season as Team Manager/Spanners. We are able to offer hotel accommodation at each event for the successful candidate. There’s also an opportunity to do a PB Level 2 Course and all that we’re asking is some time and dedication. The great news is you don’t even have to be boaty (although it would be a plus), a working knowledge of 2 stroke engines would be handy but again not essential. The races are listed on the P1 website http://p1superstock.co.uk/Races.ink?ThisCountry=UK&RegionRef=UK with dates for each event. Accomm will be avail from the Thursday-Monday at each event. 

For more information contact amw@missionmotorsport.org

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SXS Racing – office Administrator/Online sales representative – Polaris Sport and Leisure dealer of the year 2014-2015, based out of workshops in Dewsbury West Yorkshire.  NORA SXS are the biggest contributors to SXS Racing, europe’s biggest side by side racing championship. This is a chance to join a small team of staff all with a passion for motorsport. Duties will include:

Ordering parts from national and european distributors

Updating of online sale items, social media/eBay/Website etc.

Registering of vehicles

Stock data input

Optimistic attitude

Be able to work alone and as part of a small team

Self-disciplined and reliable

Starting on £7.85/hour 40 hours a week

Overtime can be paid for special circumstances

Driving licences are a bonus. (B+E) C+E etc.

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Transport For London – Industry Insight Day – 11th February 2016

Transport for London and Siemens are holding an Industry Day for people who are leaving or have left the Armed Forces. The Industry Day will outline the types of opportunities available, ranging from two-week Work Attachments, to Work Attachments leading to a paid contract of up to six months.

During the day there will be an opportunity to speak to people who have attended previous events who are now working within the Transport Industry. (Including Project Managers and Train drivers.)

There will be CV and interview workshops facilitated by recruitment teams who recruit people on a daily basis.

Part of the day will be spent with an operational team to gain an understanding of the tasks they undertake to keep London moving.

… and the best bit… TfL promise to give no PowerPoint presentations on the day!

TfL welcome attendance from all backgrounds, but places are limited on a first-come-first-served basis. However, if the event is over-subscribed, priority will be given to anyone who may be wounded, injured or sick. The event is at the Siemens Crystal in east London with lunch and refreshments kindly provided by Siemens throughout the day

If you have any questions or queries please contact Steph Evans SEvans@recoverycareerservices.org.uk

07712 895 794

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NDT Technician – Race TeamOxfordshire

Currently looking for a NDT Technician to join our Race Team. Candidates will be expected to perform and maintain non-destructive testing procedures for composite and metallic components.

Ideally candidates will be certified for U/T, E/C. MPI & DPI to PCN Level II (Aerospace) or equivalent, possess suitable experience of composite materials inspection and proof loading with acoustics.

The successful candidate will be able to work calmly and efficiently under pressure and be self-motivated, organised, show a high level of technical competence and sound communication skills.

Please apply in writing with current CV, salary expectations, details of your notice period.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK.

Closing Date: 31 January 2016

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Fleet Administrator/Backup Driver – Oxfordshire

The Logistics Department is looking for a motivated person to look after the vehicle fleet and provide cover as a backup driver as required.

Main duties to include the following:

  • Vehicle checks
  • Valet pool cars/vans
  • Organise servicing of pool cars/vans
  • Backup driver as and when required
  • Download driver and vehicle tacho data
  • Send overnight deliveries as requested using third parties
  • Use of computer system to organise driver’s routes
  • Run the Transport Office for short periods of time
  • On call every other weekend.

Due to the Company’s insurance all candidates must be 21 years of age or over and have a clean driving licence.   The successful candidate will be computer literate, a good team player and willing to be flexible in this varied role.  Previous experience in a Logistics Office would be advantageous but training will be given.

Please contact Adam in the first instance to discuss – amw@missionmotorsport.org

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Fabricator/ Welder – NEWQUAY 

JSC Automotive are part of a group known as The JRJ Group. We manage a number of competitions in motor-sports across the UK plus build and maintain historic BMW E30 M3s. We are entering a period of rapid expansion so are building a team to support the growth of the business. We currently require a welder and fabricator to produce various components for high-end motor-sports vehicles and also help on championship events.
We are looking for a new member of the team that would like to develop their skills, learn new ones and progress as the business grows.

Salary: £17000.00 – £19000.00 per annum depending on experience

Please contact Adam with a CV in the first instance to discuss – amw@missionmotorsport.org

Closing Date: 12 February 2016

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