Tesla's goal is to accelerate the world's transition to electric mobility with a full range of increasingly affordable electric cars. California-based Tesla designs and manufactures EVs, as well as EV powertrain components for partners such as Toyota and Daimler. Model S is the world's first premium sedan to be engineered from the ground up as an electric vehicle and was named Motor Trend's prestigious 2013 Car of the Year.
The Tesla Technical Training Instructor position requires someone who is flexible, highly organized, and hard working. Individuals should have a passion for and understanding of electric vehicles. Must have outstanding communication, presentation and organizational skills while demonstrating a positive, motivational, and professional appearance. The Tesla Technical Training Instructor will take responsibility for developing courses, mentoring Service Technicians in areas of technical knowledge and procedures, and promoting excellence in customer service.
Major responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Provide service specific training to Tesla Motors' technicians on electric vehicles equipped with complex automotive/electromechanical systems (powertrain, passive restraint system, steering/suspension/brakes, thermal management). Provide specific & general training on high voltage DC systems.
Train and develop Technicians on inspection, repair, and service of Tesla electric vehicles
Knowledge of: methods, techniques, parts, tools, and materials used in the maintenance and repair of vehicles.
Deliver Technical Training courses across APAC.
Prepare training materials in close consultation with Service and Field Service Engineering.
Assist with the operations at the Beijing Training Center that include: inventory, vehicles, room setup, service center contacts, phone calls and scheduling.
Degree or Certificate from a University program in Automotive Technology; equivalent experience as a Technical Trainer and/or Service Technician preferred.
Strong ability to work and communicate effectively with her/his team and peers within the international training organization.
Strong analytical problem solving skills and hands-on experience with hardware, tools, instruments, CAN or similar protocol analysis.
Strong automotive system repair knowledge and training experience.
Able to read and interpret mechanical drawings and electrical schematics.
Experience with environmental and safety requirements a plus.
Excellent communication skills and demonstrated confidence and professionalism in working in a customer-facing role.
Skilled with common workplace and database software (Powerpoint, Excel, Word, Outlook)
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Frequent travel, must have valid Passport.
Must have a valid Driver's License.
Proficient in English, fluency in Chinese (Mandarin) language is required.
Tesla Motors is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, colour, 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. A EU passport or work permit is required for this position.