General information

Job Title
Production Team Member
Ref #
Monday, August 1, 2022
United Kingdom
Business area
McLaren Technology Centre Paint Shop
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
7:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday

Description & Requirements


No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

The role will work as part of a small, multi functional team, reporting to a Team Leader.  The role encourages involvement in improving performance of the team, in quality and cost control, productivity and all areas of safety. The role requires a flexible approach to working hours, possibility including shifts and weekend work. No budget or personnel responsibilities.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Understand and follow given instructions relating to the delivery of painted parts within McLaren
  • Ensure that all parts are delivered to the required location to the quality standards set
  • Ensure that all deliveries are completed to the required timescale
  • Work as part of the team in the definition and solution of problems that may be affecting the quality, cost or productivity of vehicles of being produced 
  • Attend the the workplace on a regular and timely basis, informing the Team leader of lateness or unplanned absence in a timely manner 
  • Ensure the work area is clean, tidy orderly at all times in line with brand expectations 
  • Maintain a neat and orderly appearance within the workplace, using the uniform/ clothing provided 
  • Maintain a safe working environment for yourself and other team members, participating in safety activities as requested 
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities requested 
  • Understand and adhere to the McLaren values and help grow the Automotive Brand
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Previous Automotive Paint experience is desirable but not essential
  • A full clean UK driving License is desirable but not essential 
  • A fork Lift license is desirable but not essential 
  • No formal qualifications are necessary; however a foundation in engineering and or experience within automotive and manufacturing would be an advantage 
  • Prior experience of working as part of a tea, is desirable 
  • Prior experience of working to timescales would be 
  • Quality focused with a meticulous attention to detail 
  • Ability to follow processes set in place

Personal Attributes
  • The candidate must take pride in their work and have process driven work ethic 
  • The candidate will be quality focused, punctual, willing to learn and conscientious 
  • The candidate must be extremely trust worthy and works effectively within the organisation 
  • Needs to have commitment and drive to succeed 
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively within the organisation
  • Perform in an environment of continuous improvement 
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure 
  • The candidate must be enthusiastic, self motivated and reliable.