Formula One & Automotive Recruitment

About Us

VHR provides contract and permanent recruitment, with staffing solutions tailored to suit requirements, to the F1, Motorsport & Automotive industries internationally. We work with global Formula One and Motorsport teams, world-leading OEMs, Tier 1 and 2 suppliers and other Automotive-related organisations to source and deliver engineering and technical staff across the world.

With an industry-leading fill rate, VHR’s F1 & Automotive division is growing as rapidly as the amazing vehicles we help design and build. Led by specialist Automotive recruitment consultants with over 30 years’ experience, VHR’s F1 & Automotive recruitment team supply expertise from prototype to final build.



We recruit the following F1 & Automotive roles:

Production & Manufacturing

CNC Machinists
Composite Technicians
Pattern Makers
NDT Technicians
Dyno Test Technicians
Paint Shop Technicians
CAD/CAM Programmers
Autoclave Operators
Planning Engineers
Assembly Workers


Design & Development

Design Engineers
Stress Engineers
Systems Engineers
Model Designers
Electrical Engineers
CFD Engineers
Software Engineers
Vehicle Dynamicists
Wind Tunnel Technicians
Powertrain Specialists
SVR Racing Engineers
Vehicle Dynamics Engineers
Suspension Engineers

Trackside & Logistics

Race Engineers
Performance Engineers
Strategy Engineers
Trackside Aerodynamicists
Team Managers
Telemetry & Data Analysts
Mechanical Design Engineers
Composite Technicians

Professional & Management

Chief Executives
Chief Engineers
Technical Directors
Heads of Departments
Operations Staff
HR Executives

F1 & Automotive Expertise

Since 2017 VHR’s Automotive recruitment team have worked on a variety of exciting Electric and Autonomous Vehicles manufacturing projects, placing engineering candidates from senior management to manufacture and supply. We are proud to work with leading global Motorsport businesses and start-up Automotive SMEs to help the thriving Electric and Autonomous Vehicles industries continue to innovate and grow.

Whether a large major project or one senior executive, VHR delivers the first-class technical talent and expertise that you require. Our international networks and ongoing industry partnerships cement VHR’s strong market presence and extensive track record of success in contract and permanent recruitment across the UK and Europe. 


Our Services


What Our Clients Say:

Formula One Team

HR & Legal Director

“VHR has worked alongside our F1 team for 10 years, assisting greatly in relation to technical resourcing for our business. It has been a true partnership and VHR has been an important part of our success. We consider VHR a valued member of our team and highly recommend their services to any prospective client.”

Advanced Composites

HR & Account Manager

“VHR have been managing technical recruitment projects for us since 2017. The team are regularly present on-site and practise close communication throughout, which ensure all projects are delivered on time and to exacting specifications. I would thoroughly recommend VHR’s exceptional customer services to any business seeking highly skilled technical staff.”

F1 & Automotive Recruitment Services Booklet

Want to know more about our award-winning recruitment services?

Download our F1 & Automotive brochure.