Circuit of the Americas
  • Operations
  • TX, USA
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

The Track Operator is responsible for assisting the Track Lead along with Facilities Superintendent  in the repair and maintenance of the race track and grounds for the Circuit of The Americas (COTA).

Essential Functions:

  • Assist with repair/maintenance and operations required for the facility and events including but not limited to; races, track rentals, concerts/entertainment, conferences, banquets, facility rental, etc.
  • Maintain all aspects of the track and track grounds
  • Maintain all catch fencing to track specifications and other COTA owned gates and fencing for security
  • Maintain all TECPRO and Armco to track specifications
  • Manage inventory of track equipment/materials, keep clean and organized
  • Clean track before, during, after each event and as needed
  • Understand the operation of all track equipment
  • Develop new methods for working more efficiently around the track area
  • Work side by side with the track and grounds teams to provide support and manage productivity
  • Assist with painting of track
  • Work with the grounds crew to manage weeds and grass around the track
  • Keep all gravel traps manicured
  • Observes track and facility safety and security procedures
  • Pick up trash throughout the property
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Will need to learn how to communicate effectively with Race Control and Track Safety personnel
  • Executes proven processes and looks for ways to improve processes for increased safety and efficiency
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness
  • Maintains confidentiality
  • Maintains professional behavior and appearance
  • Offers guest service when required
  • Must have the ability to listen to direction without interruption during stressful and fast paced events
  • Must have the ability to keep emotions under control during stressful and fast paced events
  • Presents numerical data effectively
  • Able to read and interpret written information
  • Observes safety and security procedures


  • English speaking
  • Ability to work long hours and with a dynamic schedule (days/hours vary, not always 8am-5pm)
  • Ability to work in stressful situations and remain focused
  • Wears proper personal protective equipment (PPE) for the task (e.g., boots, pants, eye/ear protection, hard hat, safety vest, harness, etc.)
  • Heavy equipment operation experience a plus

Physical Demands:

  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. and occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 lbs.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear
  • The employee is frequently required to stand; walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel or crouch
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception
  • Must be able to endure seasonal temperatures as working conditions requires constant outdoor work

Work Environment: 

  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is occasionally exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, wet or humid conditions, outdoor weather conditions, extreme cold, and extreme heat
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can be loud during events


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

Circuit of the Americas
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page