Interested in joining the team at Daytona Sandown Park? Our current vacancies at our Surrey Circuit are below.

Daytona Sandown Park is looking for a:

Head of Engineering

HOURS:  Full-time/Flexible – Applicants MUST be available to work evenings & weekends
LOCATION: Daytona Sandown Park, Esher, KT10 8AN

SALARY: £negotiable – based on previous experience

Daytona Sandown Park are currently looking for our Head of Engineering for our 7-day operational business.

As the Head of our Engineering department, you will be required to carry out all aspects of the day-to-day running of the department whilst managing a small team and ensuring that our kart fleet is maintained to the highest standard. The successful candidate will be expected to carry out admin duties required for the role, manage a small team, and run the workshop completing kart maintenance and ensuring work is correctly recorded and carried out to a high standard whilst ensuring compliance.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE MUST:

  • Have mechanical experience within the corporate / race kart or motorsport sectors.
  • Be flexible and able to work evenings & weekends in addition to weekdays.
  • Be able to follow instruction quickly and effectively.
  • Be highly motivated and work well in a team.
  • Must have previous mechanical experience along with a thorough understanding of engineering principles.
  • A thorough understanding of kart maintenance carried out to the required specification.
  • Be responsible for ensuring the correct level of engineering staff are present at all events.
  • Confident in communicating with suppliers and colleagues across Group
  • Previous experience from a Supervisory or Management level in order to manage a small team.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Ensure that the karts are maintained to the highest standards of safety.
  • Be able to work unassisted and ensure all targets are met without fail.
  • Have excellent problem-solving abilities quickly and efficiently.
  • Ensure all paperwork is kept up to date on a daily basis within the required timescales.
  • Have maintenance level mechanical and engineering experience.
  • Applicants MUST have own tools and be willing to purchase any tools required to carry out daily maintenance on the karts.
  • A basic concept of stock and budget control is essential; however, training will be provided.

Training will be given in all areas of the role. Flexibility with working hours is essential to meet company needs

HOW TO APPLY:
Please email a CV and covering letter to Careers@daytona.co.uk quoting job ref: HOENGSP21

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Assistant Head of Engineering

HOURS:  Full-time/Flexible – Applicants MUST be available to work evenings & weekends
LOCATION: Daytona Sandown Park, Esher, KT10 8AN

SALARY: £negotiable – based on previous experience

Daytona Sandown Park are currently looking for our Head of Engineering for our 7-day operational business.

As the Assistant Head of Engineering, you will be required to assist the Head of Engineering to manage all engineering functions for the department in line with company policy/ guidelines. To oversee the safe and smooth running of the workshop.  To deputise in the absence of the Head of Engineering

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE MUST:

  • Have mechanical experience within the corporate / race kart or motorsport sectors.
  • Be flexible and able to work evenings & weekends in addition to weekdays.
  • Be able to follow instruction quickly and effectively.
  • Be highly motivated and work well in a team.
  • Must have previous mechanical experience along with a thorough understanding of engineering principles.
  • A thorough understanding of kart maintenance carried out to the required specification.
  • To assist the head of engineering in managing correct staffing levels at all events.
  • Confident in communicating with suppliers and colleagues across Group
  • Previous experience within a Supervisory in order to manage a small team.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Ensure that the karts are maintained to the highest standards of safety.
  • Be able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Have excellent problem-solving abilities quickly and efficiently.
  • Ensure all paperwork is kept up to date on a daily basis within the required timescales.
  • Have maintenance level mechanical and engineering experience.
  • Applicants MUST have own tools and be willing to purchase any tools required to carry out daily maintenance on the karts.
  • A basic concept of stock and budget control is essential; however, training will be provided.

Training will be given in all areas of the role. Flexibility with working hours is essential to meet company needs

HOW TO APPLY:
Please email a CV and covering letter to Careers@daytona.co.uk quoting job ref: AHOENGSP21

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Senior Mechanic / Engineering

HOURS:  Full-time/Flexible – Applicants MUST be available to work evenings & weekends
LOCATION: Daytona Sandown Park, Esher, KT10 8AN

SALARY: £negotiable – based on previous experience

Daytona Sandown Park are currently looking for 2 senior go-kart mechanics/engineers for our 7-day operational You will be required to carry out all aspects of the day-to-day maintenance and repair work of our kart fleet whilst ensuring the workshop is kept safe and tidy at all times. You must ensure all targets are met and that you are able to work to tight deadlines.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE MUST:

  • Have mechanical experience within the corporate / race kart or motorsport sectors.
  • Be flexible and able to work evenings & weekends in addition to weekdays.
  • Be able to follow instruction quickly and effectively.
  • Be highly motivated and work well in a team.
  • Must have previous mechanical experience along with a thorough understanding of engineering principles.
  • A thorough understanding of kart maintenance carried out to the required specification.
  • Have effective communication skills.
  • Ensure that the karts are maintained to the highest standards of safety.
  • Be able to work unassisted and ensure all targets are met without fail.
  • Have excellent problem-solving abilities quickly and efficiently.
  • Ensure all paperwork is kept up to date on a daily basis within the required timescales.
  • Have maintenance level mechanical and engineering experience.
  • Applicants MUST have own tools and be willing to purchase any tools required to carry out daily maintenance on the karts.
  • A basic concept of stock and budget control is essential; however, training will be provided.

Training will be given in all areas of the role. Flexibility with working hours is essential to meet company needs

HOW TO APPLY:
Please email a CV and covering letter to Careers@daytona.co.uk quoting job ref: SNRENGSP21

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Go-Kart Track Marshals

HOURS: Full and Part-time/Flexible – MUST be available to work evenings and weekends as well as weekdays.

LOCATION: Daytona Sandown Park, More Lane, Esher, Surrey, KT10 8AN

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring the race circuit whilst during events
  • Issuing the correct flags to drivers whilst they are racing on circuit.
  • Relaying information carefully and correctly back to the Race Director.
  • Keeping up track appearance and safety in accordance with the company’s safety standard.
  • Ensuring Daytona guests have an enjoyable experience whilst providing excellent customer service throughout.

Skills and Essentials:

  • The candidate must be presentable, reliable, confident liaising with guests.
  • Have the drive and commitment to be successful to further develop career and skills.
  • Have excellent first-class communication, people and team working skills.
  • Be self-motivated and have the desire to be the best.
  • Have bags of enthusiasm and the ability to have fun whilst working.
  • Have the ability to work closely as a team in order to provide a safe racing environment for our guests.
  • Be available to work evenings and weekends in addition to weekdays.

Experience is not necessary as full training will be provided for the right candidate.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please email your CV and covering letter to Careers@daytona.co.uk  quoting  the job reference: TMSP21

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Sales Executive

LOCATION: Daytona Sandown Park, Esher, KT10 8AN

HOURS: 40 hours per week, Mon-Fri (with occasional weekend work)

SALARY: £Basic plus uncapped commission, OTE £35k to £40k

DESCRIPTION

Due to growth and expansion, the Daytona Group is now looking to recruit a Sales Executive to work in our friendly and busy sales office. The successful applicant will be based at our head office in Esher, Surrey selling Daytona’s exciting product portfolio to a broad range of customers.

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

The ideal candidate will have previous sales experience preferably in the corporate hospitality/entertainment industry however full product training will be provided. The candidate must also have excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as being organised, professional and enthusiastic with an outgoing and positive demeanour. The candidate must have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office. A professional and confident telephone manner is essential.

BENEFITS

  • Fast tracked career progression for the right candidate
  • Comprehensive training given
  • Staff discounts
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Personal pension
  • Free parking on site
  • 28 days holiday per annum

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to careers@daytona.co.uk quoting the job reference: SESP21.

Please contact the recruitment team using the above email address for a full job description.