Canepa

Canepa is the industry leader in buying, selling and restoring the highest quality automobiles including, but not limited to: BMW, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Mercedes, Porsche, and Shelby. Our technical experts have a combined experience of more than 200 years in the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. We provide exceptional automobiles and world-class services to enthusiasts around the globe. We are located in beautiful Scotts Valley, CA. operating out of a new, and state of the art facility.

Employment

The Canepa Motorsports shop provides complete ground up mechanical and cosmetic restoration and track support. We attend 4 to 6 premiere vintage races each season. The focus is 1950's to 1990's era racing cars:

  • Can-Am
  • Trans-Am
  • IMSA and FIA
  • GT to Group C prototypes
Employment

The Restoration and Custom shops produce concours level projects for both individual customers and corporations. These projects include all levels of repair & service, and range from complete restorations to mechanical and performance upgrades.

  • Collectable Sports Cars
  • Hot Rods
  • Concept Cars
  • Customs Corporate Show Cars
  • Personalized exotics

LIST OF CURRENT JOB OFFERINGS

Entry-level Detailer/Polisher

Entry-level Detailer/Polisher

Canepa is a leading producer of high quality custom automobiles and products. Our state of the art facility is located in beautiful Scotts Valley, CA.

We’re looking for an entry-level auto detailer/Polisher. This candidate must be quality minded, hardworking, and dedicated to providing the highest level of service in the automotive industry.

Qualifications:

  • Must have knowledge in interior and exterior detailing techniques including, but not limited to: detailing products and materials, buffing, color-sanding, and polishing painted surfaces
  • Must be fluent in English and must have English reading, writing, and comprehension skills
  • Must be punctual, dependable, and willing to work overtime with short notice
  • Must be detail oriented and possess the ability to multitask

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –

Porsche Technicians 356 to 959

Porsche Technicians 356 to 959

Canepa is an industry leader in sales and restoration of the highest quality automobiles including, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, BMW, Lamborghini, Shelby etc. Our technical experts have a combined experience of more than 200 years in the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. We provide exceptional automobiles and world-class services to enthusiasts around the globe. Our state of the art facility is located in the beautiful Scotts Valley, California.

This is a great opportunity for experienced Porsche Technicians. This individual must be quality minded, hardworking, and dedicated to providing the highest level of workmanship in the industry. We are seeking a person who is highly professional, who can work individually, as well as part of a multifunctional team. Porsche cars include, 356, 911, 959, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a journeyman level Porsche technician with experience on Porsche 356 through 993
  • Must have strong diagnostic and troubleshooting skills
  • Must have a strong understanding of fuel injection systems and controls
  • Must have excellent troubleshooting skills in hydraulic systems, electrical systems, drivetrain and suspension systems
  • Electrical experience
  • Experience with basis internal engine repair and setup
  • Available to work full time, and willing to work overtime when necessary

Not required but a “plus”:

  • Ability to perform alignments using a computer aided alignment rack.
  • Ability to mount and balance tires with road force balancer.
  • European auto repair experience.

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –

Journeyman Body Shop Technicians

Journeyman Body Shop Technicians

Canepa is an industry leader in sales and restoration of the highest quality automobiles including, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, BMW, Lamborghini, Shelby etc. Our technical experts have a combined experience of more than 200 years in the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. We provide exceptional automobiles and world-class services to enthusiasts around the globe. Our state of the art facility is located in the beautiful Scotts Valley, California.

Canepa is looking for an Auto Body Technician. This candidate must be quality minded, hardworking, and dedicated to providing the highest level of workmanship in the industry. We are seeking a person who is highly professional, who can work individually, as well as part of a multifunctional team.

Qualifications:

  • Must have automotive experience
  • Must have minimum of 4 years of auto body experience
  • Preferred knowledge of restoration style of bodywork
  • Strong bodywork skills recommended
  • Available to work full time, and willing to work overtime when necessary
  • Must have basic computer and internet skills

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –

Fabrication/Machinist/Welder

Fabrication/Machinist/Welder

Canepa is an industry leader in sales and restoration of the highest quality automobiles including, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, BMW, Lamborghini, Shelby etc. Our technical experts have a combined experience of more than 200 years in the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. We provide exceptional automobiles and world-class services to enthusiasts around the globe. Our state-of-the-art facility is located in the beautiful Scotts Valley, California.

Canepa is seeking an experienced Fabricator, Machinist, and Welder, for our fabrication department and machine shop. The ideal candidate would have experience in all 3 functions with an emphasis in automotive. You must be able to carry out jobs from start to finish, and some light mechanical work may be required from time to time.

Job Duties Include:

  • Design, fabrication, machine work, problem solving for restoration and racing vehicles
  • Create materials list and order materials to complete the job
  • Determine materials and processes that were used to produce the original parts
  • Design and fabricate special tools to fit unique jobs
  • Machine the more complicated parts involving threads, tapers or tolerances
  • Machine parts requiring jig bores or precise bolt patterns
  • Document and file drawings for parts being produced

Skills Desired:

  • Automotive experience in high performance and racing cars
  • The qualified candidate will have fabrication, machine shop experience, and welding
  • Strong attention to detail and organization skills
  • Computer skills preferred

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –

Porsche Engine Builder – Road and Race Engines

Porsche Engine Builder – Road and Race Engines

Canepa is an industry leader in sales and restoration of the highest quality automobiles including, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, BMW, Lamborghini, Shelby etc. Our technical experts have a combined experience of more than 200 years in the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. We provide exceptional automobiles and world-class services to enthusiasts around the globe. Our state of the art facility is located in the beautiful Scotts Valley, California.

Canepa is seeking an experienced Porsche Engine Builder that is interested in building a variety of high-performance motors. This candidate must be quality minded, hardworking, and dedicated to providing the highest level of quality in the industry. Applicant must have extensive experience in all aspects of engine building, including engine diagnosis, functions, machining, repair, rebuilding, and tuning. We are seeking a person who is highly professional, who can work individually, as well as part of a multifunctional team.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of fuel systems from carburetion to modern fuel injection
  • High performance/race engine experience
  • Dynamometer experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal relation skills
  • Must be a team player

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –

Journeyman Detailer

Journeyman Detailer

Canepa is a leading producer of high quality custom automobiles and products. Our state of the art facility is located in beautiful Scotts Valley, CA.

We’re looking for a skilled and experienced auto detailer. The qualified candidate must have 5 years of extensive experience in all interior and exterior detailing techniques including, but not limited to detailing products and materials, buffing, color-sanding, and polishing painted surfaces.

Qualifications:

  • Must have extensive knowledge in all interior and exterior detailing techniques including, but not limited to: detailing products and materials, buffing, color-sanding, and polishing painted surfaces
  • Must be fluent in English and must have English reading, writing, and comprehension skills
  • Must be punctual, dependable, and willing to work overtime
  • Must be detail oriented and possess the ability to multitask
  • Must have good time management

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –

Motorsports Technicians

Motorsports Technicians

Canepa is an industry leader in sales and restoration of the highest quality automobiles including, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, BMW, Lamborghini, Shelby etc. Our technical experts have a combined experience of more than 200 years in the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. We provide exceptional automobiles and world-class services to enthusiasts around the globe. Our state of the art facility is located in the beautiful Scotts Valley, California.

Canepa is seeking a Motorsports Technician that is interested in taking the next step in their career. This candidate must be quality minded, hardworking, and dedicated to providing the highest level of service in the industry. Applicant must have a broad knowledge base of all mechanical aspects of a vehicle, from suspension and brakes to engine and transmission. Must be highly versatile with superior skills and be able to produce work of the highest quality. Candidate should have exceptional diagnostic ability along with race preparation experience. We are seeking a person who is highly professional, who can work individually, as well as part of a multifunctional team.

Requirements:

  • Race cars and project cars experience
  • Porsche (race) engines and gearbox experience
  • Able to work to a schedule and take direction
  • Have own tools
  • Having a racing background is preferred

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –

Auto Body Prepper

Auto Body Prepper

Canepa is an industry leader in sales and restoration of the highest quality automobiles including, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, BMW, Lamborghini, Shelby etc. Our technical experts have a combined experience of more than 200 years in the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. We provide exceptional automobiles and world-class services to enthusiasts around the globe. Our state of the art facility is located in the beautiful Scotts Valley, California.

Canepa is looking for an Auto Body Prepper. This position is full time. This individual must be quality minded, hardworking, and dedicated to providing the highest level of workmanship in the industry. We are seeking a person who is highly professional, who can work individually, as well as part of a multifunctional team.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a minimum of 4 years Auto body experience
  • Preferred knowledge of Restoration style of bodywork
  • Knowledge of anti-corrosion treatments, substrate identification, surface preparation, undercoat product mixing and application
  • Ability to perform substrate preparation mechanically or chemically

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401K

Apply today for a rewarding and challenging position with one of the industry leaders.

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941
– – No Phone Calls Please – –


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