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Tesla Motors

Technician, Gigafactory - New College Graduate

Tesla Motors - Sparks, NV

The Role

Your application will be considered by our recruiters for all technician opportunities across the Production Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality, New Product Introduction and Facilities teams at Gigafactory 1 in Sparks, NV.


Your responsibilities will vary depending on the specific technician role and could include any of the following:

Engaging with Manufacturing Engineers to simplify or improve designs, then making them reality

Diagnoses equipment failures, finds root cause and communicates actions taken to the rest of the team

Perform major equipment repairs and rebuilds

Support Lean Manufacturing and 5S initiatives

Day to day coverage of production line process, including a rapid response to out-of-control processes to minimize cost and maximize productivity

Participate in continuous improvement activities, with manufacturing and external suppliers

Analyze and disposition component and product defects

Building custom automation equipment from mechanical/electrical drawings


BS with preferred exposure to manufacturing processes, mechanical and/or electrical fundamentals, and hands-on troubleshooting,

or equivalent experience and evidence of exceptional ability

Skilled at troubleshooting electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems a plus

Experience interfacing with equipment using HMI

Ability to manage workload while contributing to a positive, team-oriented work environment

Allen Bradley PLC experience a strong plus

Skilled with the use of a variety of hand and portable tools, as well as general machining and welding

Skilled with common workplace software (MS Word, Excel. PowerPoint etc. )

Able to read and interpret basic mechanical drawings and electrical schematics

Have a quick and flexible approach to problem-solving, task juggling, and collaboration

Willing to perform shift and overtime as required

7 days 20 hours ago

Tesla Motors


Technician, Gigafactory - New College Graduate Tesla Motors - Sparks, NV, United States


Location: Sparks, NV

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