Build Systems Graduate

At Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains we offer a 2 year Build Support Graduate programme which will tap into your passion and determination to win, giving you a real opportunity to contribute to our success story. You will be an integral part of our Engineering Team, and using your practical engineering skills you will be expected to overcome challenges relating to the assembly of our Championship Winning Hybrid Power Unit The Build Systems Team have the responsibility of ensuring all of the Power Unit’s high precision components are assembled to exacting criteria, using highly repeatable methods to ensure that our standards of reliability are consistently achieved. Working in an environment where rapid response to change is integral to our success, your ability to react to a performance or development improvement will be the difference between us winning or not.

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Job no: 497151
Work type: Student
Location: Brixworth
Department: Human Resources (Div)

As part of your Graduate Scheme you will contribute to the final assembly and shipping of elements of our Hybrid Power Unit in both Formula 1 and Advanced Technology Projects through build tooling/fixture design or process improvement.

You will be involved in all assembly areas within the business which include Powertrain Build, Test and Trackside Environments and these areas are to be considered when performing daily tasks.

You will also be involved with fault investigation work, defining root causes and actively reporting on their status.

Finally, you will contribute to assembly improvement projects that your skills will allow you to identify, analyse and implement through process engineering or mechanical build tooling design.


What can we offer you?

 We offer the opportunity to work in a fast paced, state of the art Research and Development Centre, being involved in exciting technological challenges alongside some of Formula 1’s best engineers. You will have access to our latest designs, which will give you exposure to F1 Engineering drawings or cad models of real products, and you will have the scope to work on both mechanical and electronic or hybrid products.

Our benefits package includes:

  • A salary of £33,000pa
  • Performance bonus
  • Collective bonus
  • Company lease car scheme
  • 36 days annual leave
  • Access to private healthcare and generous pension scheme
  • A variety of other benefits and staff discounts

What do we need from you?

  • A curious, tenacious and driven individual with a hunger to work in a fast paced environment
  • You’ll have achieved a minimum of 2:1, or above, in a relevant Mechanical Engineering, Motorsport Engineering or Automotive Engineering degree
  • Ideally you will be or have been actively involved in motorsport or have experience of assembling powertrains or vehicles outside of normal studies, this could be work experience or hobbies
  • An excellent understanding of a CAD package
  • The creativity and innovation to overcome engineering challenges
  • You will be adaptable as no two days are the same with the pressure to be race ready
  • You will be a team player, who can effectively communicate with senior managers as well as your peers.
  • Being self-motivated and thorough is essential as well as a keen interest in engineering and engineering solutions
  • A willingness to go the extra mile to help the team succeed

What to do next:

  • Submit your on-line application, CV and covering letter
  • Your application will be screened by HR and the hiring manager
  • If successful you will be invited to attend an Assessment Centre which will take place between November 2022 – March 2023
  • If successful your scheme will start on Monday 4th September 2023

Please note, due to the volume of applications we receive, there may be periods of time during the process where you don’t hear anything from us. Don’t worry! We will advise you of the outcome of your application regardless of the result so please bare with us. Please be advised that we are unable to provide detailed feedback to applicants, apologies for any inconvenience.


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