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Title:  Technician - Vehicle Workshop (NT3)


Hethel, GB

Department:  Vehicle Workshops
Date:  04-Aug-2022

Technician – Vehicle Workshop - Temporary/Contracted Role - Hethel

Impact Statement:

To provide practical support as required to Project team, Client or Department Manager.
This includes:

•    EV and ICE Vehicle build and strip
•    Prototype manufacture or build
•    Prototype development or test
•    Product change introduction


Role Objectives:



  • Delivering technician support to projects on time, to required quality and under instruction
  • Ensuring all health and safety compliance is followed
  • Ensure to uplhold Lotus' professional reputation
  • Following the direction of the workshop supervisor, the technical lead of the project and the production manufacturing engineers
  • Communicating with lead engineers and the workshop supervisor




  • To be fully conversant with the requirements of the job and able to take clear written or verbal instruction and perpetrate it in accordance with Project Demands
  • To be responsible for the specific allocated area of a manufacture / strip / build / test Project or Programme
  • To carry out all tasks as efficiently / effectively as possible in conjunction with other Staff / Areas
  • To be able to analyse Problems and Results in a basic format and give general constructive deduction to the Project engineer/Customer
  • To be able to conduct oneself in a reasonable and responsible manner towards other staff members and the customer
  • To be able to liaise with customers/suppliers, either in personal situations or meetings    



Person Profile - Skills & Knowledge:


  • Automotive Vehicle Workshop experience
  • B.TEC. National or Equivalent
  • NVQ Level 2
  • Extensive Automotive experience and recorded Apprenticeship
  • Experience of working within a team in an Engineering Workshop Environment


Other Factors:


  • Extended hours may be required to support the program delivery
  • Split shifts may be required to support the double-shift working patterns 
  • Travel to test facilities in the UK/ Europe is likely – global travel is a possibility    


Lotus Cars is a historic brand and iconic leader in the sports car category. This is an exciting time for the group as it embarks on a legendary track, developing todays and future lotus models. Professional ambition in the organisation is encouraged as the company looks to develop a workforce capable of delivering and supporting Lotus' future vision