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Welcome to The Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team
Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team is the works team of
Mercedes-Benz, competing at the pinnacle of motorsport – the FIA Formula
One™ World Championship.
Formula One is like nothing else in the sporting sphere. It’s a
demanding technical and human challenge, combining cutting-edge
technologies and innovation, high-performance management and elite
At Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and
determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars
driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and young star George
The team has set a new benchmark for F1 success during the sport’s
current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World
Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the
Constructors’ Championship in 2021. During those title-winning seasons,
the team has scored 111 wins, 232 podium finishes, 118 pole positions,
81 fastest laps and 53 one-two finishes from 160 race starts.
Diversity, Equality & Inclusion Initiatives
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
Whatever your background, we believe that you will find working with us
rewarding and enriching.
We are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their
full potential and are excited about constantly learning and developing.
We welcome applications from everyone and are committed to attracting,
recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.
In 2020 we launched Accelerate 25 as part of our vision to build a more
diverse and inclusive workforce. We strongly believe that a more diverse
team will drive greater performance and we have an ambition for at least
25% of new employees to come from under-represented groups, in each year
up to and including 2025.
We are on track but remain conscious that we are still at the start of
our journey to make our team more diverse and inclusive. Our commitment
to this journey is steadfast. We will be transparent about our progress
and open to how we can improve to make our team even better.
Building Our Community
Community is belonging. We believe in the power of building our
community – and that is why we:
- Hold an annual celebration of Pride Month with team member events to
raise awareness of the importance of being an ally
- Featured the Mercedes Pride star on our car and driver helmets for the
first time for the three Grands Prix taking place in June 2022
- Hosted an INWED Film Night in celebration of Women in STEM and
- Organised Lunch & Learn sessions on Menopause Awareness, British Sign
Language, Ethics of Ethnic Diversity, Building Confidence at Work and
- Held a Girls on Track UK STEM day, welcoming the daughters and nieces
of our team members
- Extended our official sponsorship of International Women in
Engineering Day – for the fifth consecutive year
- Rolled out bespoke Accelerate Inclusion workshops – for everyone,
alongside Unconscious Bias training for our recruiting managers.
- All these activities create ever-increasing awareness and
understanding – both of which are fundamental to creating lasting change.
If you are currently undertaking your first year of a Bachelors or
Masters degree, then you are eligible to Register your Interest for the
Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Industrial Placement programme 2024. We have
placements in Aerodynamics, Performance, Engineering, Operations, Race
Applied Sciences and Business Support functions.
The official application window for our 2024 placement programmes opens
mid-September 2023 and will only remain open for two weeks. By
registering your interest now, you will receive regular updates,
additional information and a reminder of when the application window
These are highly sought-after placements, so we highly recommend you
register your interest as soon as possible.
Placement students will have the opportunity to work at our world-class
headquarters in Brackley, which offers cutting-edge tools, resources and
technologies that will fuel your ingenuity. If you thrive on innovation,
demand excellence, and seek to be part of a winning legacy, join us and
Own Your Tenth of a Second.
We are dedicated to attracting, recruiting, and retaining the most
talented individuals who are passionate about reaching their full
potential. We embrace the power of diversity and the value it brings to
our team's performance. So, we want to hear from you.