Schumacher Racing, the leading British RC car manufacturer have the following job vacancy, based in Northampton, UK. Engineer/Buyer – We require an engineer with good commercial acumen, and manufacturing knowledge to join our team.
Responsibilities include:

• Liaising with suppliers worldwide and developing a good understanding of their strengths and weaknesses.
• Sourcing new parts and products, obtaining quotes, selecting suppliers.
• Project planning.
• Maintaining product data, price lists and bills of materials.
• Input into product design and development.
• Providing product support for customers and team drivers, by telephone, email, and at race meetings.
• Component quality control.
• Building and testing of prototype cars.

Requirements:

• Knowledge of manufacturing processes
• Good commercial acumen
• Good numeracy and IT skills
• Good knowledge of, and a passion for RC cars.
• Regular attendance of race meetings at weekends.
• Energy, enthusiasm and a positive ‘can do’ attitude.
• Good people and communication skills.

Apply to:

Robin Schumacher
Schumacher Racing
71-73 Tenter Road
Moulton Park
Northampton
NN3 6AX
UK
Robin(at)racing-cars.com