Collision Repair Development Specialist, Body Repair Development - Fremont, CA


April 3, 2021

Fremont, CA, US

Tesla is seeking a curious, engaging, and driven Repair Development Specialist to join the Body Repair Development team.
The position is located in our Fremont, CA. Body Repair headquarters. If you’re interested in becoming a part of a world-class team supporting the latest EV technology, we are interested in hearing from you. More details about the job are listed below:
  • Investigate, model CAD, validate and publish collision repair methods for current and new Tesla vehicles through interaction with engineering and service teams
  • Investigate, model CAD, and validate new tooling and equipment for collision repair
  • Identify body service assemblies and design custom body parts to meet vehicle reparability targets
  • Support Field Technical Specialists and Remote Technical Specialists with vehicle off road escalations
  • Perform repair cost analysis based on CAE and sled crash simulations
  • Use of design software and systems: Catia, Keyshot, Lightview, Enovia and other associated software
  • Comply with all Tesla safety rules, guidelines, and standards
  • Certificate from Vocational School in collision preferred
  • Body Master Technician - 10 years industry experience, Tesla experience preferred
  • Expert working knowledge - frame equipment, welding, riveting, metal work, diagnostic systems, estimating platforms
  • High proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Strong computer skills - Microsoft office and cloud applications
  • Ability to maintain high level of confidentiality
  • Ability to work independently in limited supervision environments
  • Ability to travel domestically and international based on business needs
  • Capable of lifting 50 lbs and driving fork lift

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 discounts