Tesla

Associate Production Manager, Gigafactory Nevada

Tesla

March 30, 2021

Sparks, NV 89434, US

Associate Production Manager, Gigafactory Nevada
The Role:
As an Associate Manager of Production, you will be playing a critical role on the Gigafactory Production team. You will lead a dynamic team of Supervisors, managing operations and metrics in critical areas of the Manufacturing floor. In this role, you will work cross-functionally with our manufacturing and operations teams, interfacing with Engineering, NPI, and Material Flow, to ensure production goals are being met.
Responsibilities
  • Build a strong, motivated production team capable of consistently delivering high quality products against aggressive production targets
  • Maintain a culture that prioritizes safety and quality through communication, action, and accountability
  • Empower the production team to collaborate with engineering to improve product manufacturability and line productivity
  • Ensure production teams receive effective training and workforce development
  • Support issue resolution including root cause investigation & an environment of continuous learning and improvement
  • Develop supervisory team for individual professional development
  • Ensure production teams utilize standardized work and consistent work practices across shifts and areas
  • Tesla people leaders are responsible for a variety of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) assurance functions, including ensuring their teams’ safety training is current, documenting EHS incidents, proactively correcting workplace hazards in the areas, and empowering others to continuously improve operations.
Requirements
  • 5+ year experience managing teams of people in high volume manufacturing setting, Gigafactory Nevada experience preferred
  • BS or MS in Business or Technical discipline and/or evidence of exceptional experience
  • Ability to work with and develop production performance metrics (efficiency, quality, safety, throughput, costs)
  • Able to work well under pressure while managing competing demands and tight deadlines
  • Communicate clearly using excellent written and verbal skills
  • Strong organization skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Fluent with common MS office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Employee Benefits
  • As a full time Tesla employee you will receive full benefits from day 1 for you and your dependents.
  • Kaiser and UnitedHealthcare PPO and HSA plans (including infertility coverage)
  • 3 medical plan choices with $0 paycheck contribution
  • Vision & dental plans (including orthodontic coverage)
  • Company paid Life, AD&D, short-term and long-term disability
  • 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plans, and other financial benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program, Paid Time Off, and Paid Holidays
  • Back-up childcare and employee discount