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

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.

Great opportunity for experienced Porsche Technicians. 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
  • Experience with transaxle repair
  • Available to work full time, and willing to work overtime when necessary
  • Must have basic computer and internet skills

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:

  • Working in a large professional facility
  • Opportunity to fast track experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K

Compensation: Please submit a salary requirement with resume.

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

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941

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 individual 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
  • Some machine/fabrication/welding skills
  • Able to work to a schedule and take direction
  • Have own tools
  • Having a racing background is preferred
  • Prepared to support race weekends

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

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

Compensation: DOE

Employment time: Full-time

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

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941

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 individual 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
  • Specializing in Porsche, Ferrari, etc.

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

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

Compensation: DOE

Employment time: Full-time

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

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941

Experienced Auto Upholsterer

Experienced Auto Upholsterer

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 expert-level auto upholsterer. You will have an opportunity to join a team of craftsmen of the highest level restoring, customizing and building world-class collectible automobiles at our state of the art facility in Scotts Valley. Candidates must have experience in high-end luxury restoration, with a keen attention to detail and accuracy. Your skills must be top notch and produce extremely high quality results. We need someone who takes direction and completes jobs with limited supervision. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for candidates who are dedicated to producing work that will add and sustain value for generations to come.

Job Duties Include:

  • All aspects of interior upholstery restoration, replacement and repair, from floor to roof, seats, trim and lining
  • Highly customized installations and precision vintage restoration
  • Convertible soft top installation
  • Versatility in working with a wide variety of premium quality upholstery materials
  • Extensive use of sewing machines and application of various techniques
  • Hand-crafted upholstery work required
  • Use of tools and equipment including drills

Requirements:

  • Experience with a wide variety of marques, including German, Italian and American Vehicles.
  • Knowledge of parts and material sources.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Upholstery: 10 years (Preferred)

Location:

  • Scotts Valley, CA 95066 (Required)

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

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941

Detailer/Polisher

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 a skilled and experienced auto detailer.

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 average English reading and writing comprehension and skills
  • Must be punctual, dependable, and willing to work overtime with short notice
  • Must be detail oriented and possess the ability to multitask and work in a high pressure environment
  • Must have good time management
  • Good critical thinking and problem solving skills are essential

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Working in a large professional facility
  • Opportunity to fast track experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K

Compensation: Please submit a salary requirement with resume.

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

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941

Auto Body Technician

Auto Body Technician

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 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 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

Not required but a plus:

  • Early domestic and muscle car experience

OUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

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

Compensation: DOE

Job Type: Full-time

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

Please submit your resume here

FAX: 831-430-9941


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