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We have a vacancy within our team for a mechanic for the DTM and GT program.



We are looking for a qualified Motor Specialist to join the team.


Purpose of the Role


The purpose of this role (herein referred to as “Tire Man”) is to provide a skilled person to operate the transport trucks and trailers and to manage tire. The role will foresee activities in the workshop and at the race and test events. The mechanic may also be requested to lend service in all programs within WRT.


Skillset

The Tire Man should have the following desired skillset:

  • Motorsport experience and truck-driving and trailer-handling experience
  • Hold a valid truck-driver’s licence
  • Hands on approach with a flexible “Can Do” & “Will Do” attitude
  • Flexible with workload and tight deadline
  • Knowledge of English required, notions of German considered as a bonus
  • Be a TEAM PLAYER


Key Tasks

The tasks and duties of the Tire Man will include:

Pre-Event and Post-Event Activities in the Workshop

  • Load and un-load the trucks ensuring proper and safe storage of the cars, equipment, and flight cases, with the assistance of other crew members as possible
  • Drive the truck to and from the race/test venues
  • Maintain the consumables stock according to a stock list and proactively advise the Crew Chief when there are problems or doubts
  • Maintain the truck and trailer in respectable form and safe operating order, proactively advise the workshop manager when there are problems or doubts
  • Contribute to constructing and maintaining specialized shop and car equipment;
  • Ensure cleanliness and tidiness of the workshop and the work-environment
  • Order and maintain enough Nitrogen gas for the race weekend
  • Responsible for dispensing of consumables and ensuring an adequate stock of consumables are available, interfacing with the Magasin for supply chain.


Upon Arrival / Set up day at Event/Pre-running sessions

  • Assist with setting up/dismantling team equipment in the garage including unloading/loading materials from the transporters
  • Maintain the truck and trailer in respectable form
  • Ensure cleanliness and tidiness of the trailers and garage areas
  • Check completed job list tasks with the Crew Chief
  • Manage tire duties for his assigned car, liasing with the car chief and the race engineer of the assigned car
  • Ensure deadlines for tire chores are respected in order to be compliant with the Sporting Regulations
  • Ensure the Trucks , rear of garage and front of house areas are of a clean and presentable state and of the standard required by WRT.
  • Always be compliant and prompt as per team timetable


During sessions (FP, Qualy and Race, test sessions)

  • Don’t over-complicate -- Keep it simple wherever possible
  • Provide clear comms with the Car Chief and Race Engineer
  • Participate in the pit-stops
  • Maintain the tires, ensure the high-working standards in Tire Management according to WRT Best Practices
  • Attend the tire lottery and take charge of the teams allotted tires
  • Follow Race Engineer’s instructions regarding tire pressures and other data required (eg ,weight ,diameter, etc)
  • Keep the garage clean and tidy at all times (half-drunk bottle of water, general rubbish, boarding to be cleaned, floor swept or vacuumed as required etc)
  • Assist the mechanics with small jobs as required (emptying drip trays, cleaning car parts, providing consumables, etc)
  • Maintain the fueling equipment (pumps, Breda batteries charged, Fuel collected and ready in good time)
  • Assist the designated Fuel person as required (transport/moving of fuel )
  • Fill/top up the air bottles in the pit gantry and garage as and when required
  • Set out and remove the Tensa barriers before and after each session
  • Report anomalies and issues encountered in his tasks immediately to the Crew Chief and/or Race Engineer
  • Keep it safe – stay calm and positive

WRT vous offre la possibilité de découvrir le monde passionnant du sport automobile

Nous recherchons 2 soudeurs :

  • 1 pour Baudour
  • 1 pour Stavelot

Vous serez en charge de: 


Profil

  • lire les plans

  • faire à la soudure sur des pièces en alu, inox et acier

  • faire le montage et l'assemblage des pièces


Vous avez une expérience stable de plus de 5 ans.

Vous êtes très compétent dans la lecture de plans mécanique et de soudure.

Vous savez faire de la soudure semi automatique et TIG

Vous êtes précis, sérieux et motivés

Vous êtes flexible.


Offre

Veuillez envoyer votre candidature à ressources.humaines@w-racingteam.com

Purpose of the Role

The purpose of this role is to provide a reference person for the operations on the car operating within the DTM program. The role will foresee activities in the workshop and at the race and test events. The car chief may also be requested to lend service in other programs within WRT.


Skillset

The DTM Car-Chief should have the following desired skillset:

- Motorsport experience

- Hands on approach with a flexible “Can Do” & “Will Do” attitude

- Flexible with workload and tight deadline

- Truck driving licence is a plus

- Knowledge of English required, French is helpful, notions of German considered as a bonus

- Pro-active problem solver

- Strong communicator, strong organization and planning capacities

- Be a TEAM PLAYER


Scope and perimeter

The DTM Car-Chief will:

- Participate at races and testing according to the official DTM calendar;

- Operate in the WRT or third-party workshops (eg Audi Sport in Neuburg) in between track events;

- May be asked to participate at other race events as required by the other WRT sporting programs if possible;

- Report to the Crew Chief and in matrix to the workshop manager;

- Manage the daily operations on his car including those of his car-crew;

- have a technical background and experience and knowledge of racing cars;

- have strong team-player and interpersonal skills, be motivated to reach goals and objectives of the team;;

- have the ability to set priorities in function of the workload and the race programs;

- promote high-standards and quality of service and team spirit in the workforce;

- Be respectful of his colleagues and team-members.


Key Tasks

The tasks and duties of the DTM Car-Chief will include:

Pre-Event and Post-Event Preparation in the Workshop

o Liase pre-event with his crew chief and race engineer on event plan, objectives, and general schedule

o Ensure the correct preparation of his race car based on Audi Sport procedures and specifications contained in the “PDM” shop manual;

o Contribute to constructing and maintaining specialized shop and car equipment;

o Ensure cleanliness and tidiness of the workshop and the work-environment


Upon Arrival / Set up day at Event/Pre-running sessions

o Assist with setting up/dismantling team equipment in the garage including unloading/loading materials from the transporters

o Ensure the correct set-up of his working area and flat patch

o Liase with his tire man for tire management

o Check completed job list tasks with the Crew Chief and the Race Engineer

o Ensure that the car is in legal specification at all times

o Verify compliance of his crew to team timetable and team procedures and protocols

o Ensure compliance with WRT best-practices

o Ensure cars have passed scrutineering on time

o Be aware of key points of Championship Sporting, Technical & pit lane regulations

o Discuss and act upon any relevant issues with Crew Chief and Race Engineer

o Always be compliant and prompt as per team timetable and ensure compliance of his crew


During sessions (FP, Qualy and Race)

o Don’t over-complicate -- Keep it simple wherever possible

o Provide clear comms with crew and engineer, communicate to crew what is required of them at all times

o Participate in the pit-stops

o Ensure high-working standards on the cars according to WRT Best Practices

o Work with the Parts and Lifing function to ensure proper tracking of parts on his car

o Keep it safe – stay calm and positive


Post-session

o Deploy set-up changes and items on the job list and coordinate the activities of his crew

o Diffuse potentially complicated situations by remaining calm and proactive

o Report anomalies and issues immediately to Crew Chief and Race Engineer and report them on the workflow (OneNote)

Purpose of the Role

The purpose of this role is to provide performance-engineering services for running a RS 5 DTM car operating within the DTM program. The role will foresee activities in the workshop and at the race and test events. The Performance Engineer may also be requested to lend service in other programs within WRT.


Skillset

The DTM Performance Engineer should have the following desired skillset:

  • Motorsport experience and a strong technical background and experience and knowledge of racing cars (correlated with salary request)
  • Hands on approach with a flexible “Can Do” & “Will Do” attitude
  • Flexible with workload and tight deadline
  • Solid knowledge of English required, notions of German considered as a bonus
  • Pro-active problem solver
  • Strong communicator, strong organizational and planning capacities
  • Strong team-player and strong interpersonal skills, motivated to reach goals and objectives of the team


Scope and perimeter

The DTM Performance Engineer will:

  • Participate at races and testing according to the official DTM calendar, and operate in the WRT or third-party workshops (eg simulator work at Audi Sport in Neuburg) in between track events as required;
  • May be asked to participate at other race events as required by the other WRT sporting programs if possible;
  • Liase and work with other engineering WRT colleagues transversally across the programs to share methodology and know-how which would remain intellectual property of WRT;
  • Share information and proactively promote the development of the DTM Engineering Workgroup;
  • Report to his assigned Race Engineer and in matrix to the DTM Program Manager;
  • Carry out Performance Engineering tasks including comparing setups/cars/drivers/analysis of performance relevant to his car/driver/race engineer and work in tight collaboration with them
  • Carry out performance analysis of team-functions where specifically assigned (eg.- pit-stop performance);
  • Participate in the development and deployment of soft tools (eg., race-management software, vehicle simulation) and hard tools (eg, driving simulator) liasing and working with other engineering WRT colleagues transversally across the programs
  • Carry out Data Engineering tasks including the handling car data system, providing data to engineers and drivers, cross-checking component lifing with the AVY SPARE PARTS and LIFING function to ensure adequate car lifeline during the course of an event/season
  • Manage operations on his car where required by Audi Sport for systems functionality checks in conjunction with the Car Chief, follow-up on anomalies reported on his car and liase with Audi Sport specialists where required;
  • Promote high-standards and quality of service and team spirit in the workforce (“Best in Class”);
  • Be respectful of his colleagues and team-members, help to coach, empower and develop others


Key Tasks

The tasks and duties of the DTM Race engineer will include:

Pre-Event and Post-Event Preparation in the Workshop

  • Liaise with Race Engineer and/or Program Mgr on event plan, objectives, meetings, and general schedule
  • Participate in pre-event meeting in the WRT workshop and discuss
  • Prepare pre-event performance reports for his car and for team functions where specifically assigned


Upon Arrival / Set up day at Event/Pre-running sessions

  • Liaise with tyre guys, Issue tyre plan & pressures
  • Manage operations on his car where required by Audi Sport for systems functionality checks in conjunction with the Car Chief
  • Double-check completed job list tasks with car chief
  • Assist with activities in garage preparation as defined by the Crew Chief
  • Track walk, with drivers, video and gear map by performance engineer


During sessions (FP, Qualy and Race)

  • Provide clear comms with crew and engineering colleagues
  • Ensure high-working standards on the cars according to WRT Best Practices (strive for „Best in Class“)
  • Keep it safe – stay calm and positive
  • Provide support tot he driver for data analysis and performance analysis
  • Manage data downloading from his car and storage on Audi and WRT servers
  • To be fully aware of all Championship Sporting, Technical & pit-lane regulations
  • Always be ready in pit box, safety kit (if required) and radios on, 30 mins before session starts
  • Manage race-strategy with his race engineer


Post-session

  • Diffuse potentially complicated situations by remaining calm and proactive
  • Participate in the de-brief with drivers immediately
  • Provide performance analysis support to his driver and for those team functions specifically assigned


Post-event

  • Assist with activities in garage disassembly as defined by the Crew Chief
  • Submit information and analysis as required by the Race Engineer for basic event reporting
  • Participate in post-event debriefing meetings
  • Liase with the driver outside oft he event in preparation for the successive event
  • Ensure all IT systems (Audi Server, WRT server, etc) have been updated with latest releases of data and information
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