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Performance Services Technician (Austin, TX)

If you are a performance sports car racing enthusiast with mechanical automotive experience, this is the job for you!</
Winding Road Racing is seeking a Performance Services Technician to be responsible for building and maintaining high performance sports cars in our climate-controlled Austin Texas location.

Job Responsibilities:
  • General mechanical maintenance & repair of high-performance sports cars
  • Safety equipment installation & inspection (safety harnesses, roll bars, etc.)
  • Chassis setup, including alignment, corner balancing and tire mounting/balancing
  • Engine tuning, including dyno operation and ECU programming
  • Light fabrication, composite work & assembly of performance components
  • Technical sales support for products in WRR showroom 
Job Requirements:
  • Knowledge of performance sports cars, racing and related safety gear
  • 4+ years of previous automotive mechanical experience
  • Willing to work occasional weekends & flexible hours. This is a Monday through Friday, 9AM to 6PM job but extended hours are occasionally required to meet customer demand.
  • Clean driving record
  • Commitment to customer service
  • Ability to problem solve and multi-task
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions on the fly
  • Strong cleanliness & organizational skills
  • Personally own many of the hand and air tools required of the position
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A.
Benefits:
You will be entitled to all of the benefits provided to Company benefits for full-time employees. Eligibility for insurance through the Company begins on the first day of the month following employment. Benefits offered at this time include, but are not limited to:
  • Company sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability, Long-term Disability and Life Insurance.
  • Ten (10) days of paid time off per year for vacation, sick or personal time.
  • 10 Paid Holidays including: New Year’s Day, President’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the Friday following, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day
  • 401k Retirement Plan – You may contribute wages up to the IRS maximum of $19,500 in 2020. The Company will match up to 4% of base salary.
  • Discounts on race gear merchandise purchased through Winding Road Racing.

 To be considered for this position, please provide all of following information: 

  • Current resume
  • Brief description of your knowledge of and interest in sports car racing
  • Expected compensation range
Please submit the above information to mike@windingroad.com. Incomplete submissions will not be considered. No phone calls please.


Marketing Coordinator (Austin, TX)

Nextscreen Consulting has an exciting opportunity for a Marketing Coordinator who will be assigned to work primarily with our largest client, Winding Road Racing (WRR).

Responsibilities will include: 

Email Production
  • Completely own email production program
  • Use MailChimp templates to create email promotions and weekly newsletters (minimum 3x/week)
  • Resize images using Photoshop (or another image editing program) as needed
  • Create email promotional creatives using Canva or other image programs
  • Ensure email links are thoroughly tested and content is reviewed by merchandise and/or editorial personnel
  • Email list management and schedule editorial and promotional emails using MailChimp
  • Develop tracking metrics for different email campaigns – open and click-thru rates, product popularity, and other metrics as requested by management 
Promotions
  • Work with Marketing Manager and Merchandising Manager on building a 12-month promotional calendar
    • Ensure that promotional calendar is updated by requesting product priorities from merchandising team.
  • Own promotional activities to support initiatives each month, including emails, social media posts, and in-store events
  • Manage social platforms to drive awareness and build the Winding Road brand 
In-Store Events
  • Under the direction of the Marketing Manager, assist in in-store event planning and execution (est. one event/month) 
Race Series Coordination
  • Coordinate with race series director and manage series apparel design and production
  • Assist race series director and sales team with any requests, projects or activities (race registrations, coordinate with race tracks, etc.) 
Media Sponsorship Support
  • Assist, coordinate and manage contract deliverables for sponsorships and partnerships 
General/Misc.
  • Coordinate website updates as needed (Wordpress and custom CMS)
  • Ad hoc projects and assignments as needed. This can be online, race series, store or operations-related
  • Work with designer for company business cards, store photos and printing, and logo edits for WRR and Spec MX-5 Challenge Race Series
Desired Qualifications:
  • Have 1 to 5 years marketing experience
  • Self-starter; willingness to seek out solutions for issues as they arise
  • Preferred Bachelor's Degree in Business, Marketing, Communications or related field
  • Familiarity with auto road racing (not required, but helpful!)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Familiarity with lead generation practices, SEO, SEM, PPC and Social Media Marketing
  • Familiarity with Google Analytics
  • Detail oriented and accurate
  • Ability to work in a goal-oriented environment under pressure as part of a team or individually
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer application skills
  • CMS experience, specifically with WordPress
  • Familiarity with basic HTML
  • Familiarity in marketing/creative platforms including Photoshop, and Mailchimp
  • Previous experience with graphic editing is a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Must be local and be authorized to work in the United States
 
FOR CONSIDERATION PLEASE E-MAIL YOUR COVER LETTER & RESUME TO: 
Luciana D’Andretta
No phone calls please!
 
Nextscreen Consulting LLC/Winding Road Media, LLC/Spec MX-5 Challenge
2500 McHale Court Ste 100A
Austin, TX 78758 

Nextscreen Consulting LLC provides a variety of operational services for retail, publishing, and motorsports clients. We are located in the North Austin facility of our largest client, Winding Road Racing. We are currently seeking a full-time Marketing Coordinator to join the team. The ideal candidate is highly organized and able to multi-tas. Candidate must be detail-oriented, accurate and well organized.