Mechanic – Full Time position covering Edinburgh and Falkirk Centres

We are currently looking for a Full-Time Mechanic with a passion for karting / motorsports to join our team and maintain our fleet of EVO 5/6 karts at our Falkirk and Edinburgh centres.

NB Interviews will commence as soon as applications are received!

Excellent opportunity for those looking to work in a fun, adrenaline packed atmosphere at our 5 Star Karting and Combat centres! This role will require working at both our Newbridge and Falkirk centres so travel flexibility and a driving licence is required (role will involve use at times of company vehicle).

Please note we would ask that individuals applying for these roles email (with “Mechanic Application” as title) stating expected / current salary and why working with us appeals to you (please sell yourself to us!!!), as well as an up to date CV.

Position : Full Time Mechanic
Salary band: PT £9.50ph + dependent on experience plus performance bonus scheme

Responsibilities include:

Overall responsibility for maintenance on both Edinburgh and Falkirk kart fleets (over 70 karts in total). Ensuring safety checks, routine servicing,  repairs, pro-active checks to minimise breakdowns and consistency of fleet, management and ordering of spares, management of work shop and mucking in and helping with anything else required!!

All to ensure a fun, 5 star experience for our customers!

Key skills: Strong mechanical skills, knowledge of 4 stroke honda engines preferred although training will be available, ability to work under pressure and using own initiative, welding experience, outgoing personality, excellent customer service / communication / teamworking skills, PC skills.

The role is based on working approx. 35-37.5 hrs / week. Flexibility towards working hours is required, typically our existing mechanic works a Mon/Thurs at one centre, and a Tues / Fri at another and juggles this to suit workload as required, and will work one day at a weekend (to suit requirements / as required). This role will require a driving licence to cover aspects of the role (eg helps at times using company vehicles with fuel collection, parts drop off / collection etc) .

This position presents an excellent opportunity for motivated individuals to work in a fun, adrenaline packed atmosphere and offers potential for progressing within the company (good performance will rewarded!).

Applicants must be aged 16+

PLEASE EMAIL with “Mechanic Application” as subject

  • A COVERING LETTER (detailing expected salary, why you are applying etc – SELL yourself to us!)

Or post to K. Muir, Xtreme Karting, 2 Huly Hill Road, Newbridge, Edinburgh EH28 8PH

NB Interviews will commence as soon as applications received.