Work Experience at McLaren F1 (Register your interest 2024)

Mclaren Racing

Here at McLaren Racing we offer a range of work experience and internship programmes:

  • Work Experience: You will have the opportunity to spend 1 week with a department here at McLaren Racing, gaining an insight into what we do. This could be across production, technical, race or marketing. This programme is for those currently at school/college.
  • Summer interns: Typically a 3 month placement during the summer, where you will have the opportunity to work on projects and to contribute to the teams success. This programme is for undergraduates and you will be required to study particular degree disciplines depending on the area of the team you’re interested in.
  • Placement years: 12 month internships for those currently studying a bachelors or masters degree programme and you will be required to study particular degree disciplines depending on the area of the team you’re interested in. Placement year students join us in the summer each year typically.

Please note that all programmes are subject to review each year and the departments and quantity of opportunities will vary depending on team requirements.


Requirements will vary by programme but we are looking for talent that is passionate about a career in motorsport and who will help us on our fearless pursuit towards winning in every series we race in.

By registering your interest, you will be made aware of new opportunities as soon as they are available. Please note that a registration of interest isn’t an application for one of our programmes, you will need to submit a complete application once opportunities are available.   We may prompt you to apply through your registration.

In order to be eligible for work experience or an internship you will require the right to work in the UK.

What can McLaren offer?

We strive to provide a fun, innovative, collaborative and open culture where everyone’s input is welcome, and everyone feels part of our achievements. We work hard to create a culture of continuous improvement and support this with a proactive approach to management and personal development.

McLaren Racing is based at the iconic McLaren Technology Centre on the edge of Woking. Our large campus includes a gym, swimming pool, restaurant and indoor and outdoor break-out areas, as well as direct access to park land. MTC is connected to Woking mainline station via regular shuttle buses, from which London Waterloo is a 32min train ride.

We encourage hybrid working patterns to give you options to balance your home life and hobbies with your work, and offer a comprehensive package of benefits including private healthcare, car schemes, life insurance and generous pension contributions.

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