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
  • Fabricators/Welders
  • Composite Technicians
  • Pattern Makers
  • Composite/Mechanical
  • Inspectors
  • NDT Technicians
  • Dyno Test Technicians
  • Paint Shop Technicians
  • CAD/CAM Programmers
  • Trimmers
  • Laminators
  • Autoclave Operators
  • Planning Engineers
  • Assembly Workers


Design & Development
  • Aerodynamicists
  • 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
  • Drivers
  • Mechanics
  • Race Engineers
  • Performance Engineers
  • Strategy Engineers
  • Trackside Aerodynamicists
  • Team Managers
  • Telemetry & Data Analysts
  • Mechanical Design Engineers
  • Composite Technicians
  • Buyers
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


F1 & Automotive Recruitment Services Booklet

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

Download our F1 & Automotive brochure.