Palo Alto, California-based, Tesla Motors uses proprietary technology, world-class design, and state-of-the-art manufacturing processes to create a new generation of highway capable electric vehicles. We utilize an innovative distribution model based on Company-owned sales and service centers. This approach allows us to maintain the highest levels of customer experience and benefit from short customer feedback loops to ensure our customer needs are fulfilled. We believe our operational infrastructure provides us with a competitive advantage compared to traditional automobile manufacturers.
The successful candidate will have experience in all facets of an Automotive Body-in-White Department. Maintenance leadership experience in supporting a production line, as well as new model and/or new equipment introductions is desired. The candidate needs to be well-versed in various maintenance craft skills, troubleshooting, breakdown management, PM development and implementation, and spare parts management.
Completion of a maintenance apprenticeship or equivalent OJT experience
5+ years of extensive experience with trouble-shooting and correcting industrial equipment breakdowns and failures.
Robotic and controls programming skills a strong plus
Good computer skills, experience with Microsoft Office a plus.
Tesla Motors is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, age, sex, ancestry, marital status, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, present or past history of mental disability, genetic information or any other classification protected by state or federal law.
About Tesla Motors:
Tesla Motors is a small, well-funded company in the San Francisco Bay Area. We design and manufacture advanced electric vehicles, battery packs, and drive systems and are working to change the future of the transportation industry. We are building a technically strong, fast-moving team that prides itself on superior execution.
Tesla Motors designs and sells high-performance, highly efficient electric sports cars. Our cars combine style, acceleration, and handling with advanced technologies that make them among the quickest and the most energy efficient cars on the road.
We are currently gearing up to produce the Model S at our newly acquired Fremont, California facility. The Model S is a premium sedan that leverages the same advanced all-electric technologies that make our Roadster such an exciting car.
Job Title and Description:
We are looking for a dynamic, energetic, and flexible individual who loves what he/she does, and wants to do it well. We expect this person to be creative and innovative, and to constantly be on the lookout for opportunities to improve equipment and systems. The successful candidate will have great interpersonal and communication skills, and must be capable of collaborating with multiple cross-functional teams and shop managers.â€‹
The successful candidate will have broad-based industrial maintenance experience, encompassing Electrical/PLC, Robotics, Mechanical, Welding, Machining, Hydraulics/Pneumatics, Conveyor systems, etc. Must be willing to tackle whatever maintenance challenge presents itself, and be willing to assist and learn from others in their areas of expertise.
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
- Day to day coverage of production line equipment: respond to alarms, breakdowns, and Production requests quickly and efficiently to minimize downtime.
- Create, modify, and implement PM documents and schedules, under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor.
- Perform major equipment repairs and rebuilds, (some weekends and holidays required).
- Design, fabricate, implement, and fully document equipment improvements and modifications.
|Headquarters:||1050 Bing Street|
San Carlos, CA 94070
|Industry:||Cleantech / Energy|