Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Northampton


Cosworth is a global technology business that delivers high performance engines and electronic solutions for customers in the automotive and motorsport sectors.

Our motorsport heritage gives us the knowledge and passion for innovation, performance, and reliability. We are constantly seeking innovative ways to redefine the boundaries, while striving to deliver the reliability that customers expect.

We now require a Maintenance Technician to join our team in Northampton, to support our growing customer base.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your CV via our Internal Application Form below.


Electrical/Mechanical skills required for maintenance of CNC machine tools and associated manufacturing equipment.

Adhering to all Health and Safety requirements to include standard methods of work to ensure safe working practices.

Assess root cause of plant failure and implement effective countermeasures using FMEA.

Identify critical spares requirements and carry out TPM program.


The successful candidate will have:

Electrical/Mechanical with a proven experience in working with machine tools systems.

Carrying out systematic fault-finding on all plant machinery and ancillary equipment.

Implementing TPM and carry out preventative maintenance schedules for all equipment, which includes fault-finding & repair.

Vocational qualification minimum NVQ Level 3 or equivalent. With an apprenticeship in Electrical/mechanical engineering a must.

17th Edition regulations desirable.

Good strong working knowledge of machine tools and line interfaces.

Ability to work as part of a team or alone and capable of sharing knowledge with solid fault-finding capabilities.

Good communication skills with PC experience in using Excel and Word.

Demonstrate continuous improvement.

- This position will require you to work a 3 shift rotational pattern.

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