Construction Manager, Charging Infrastructure


April 30, 2021

The Role
We are looking for a highly motivated individual to support the Supercharger deployment team. This person must have a construction background; general contractor’s experience is highly valued. The role will oversee multiple construction projects and enforce budget, timeline, fit, finish, and safety requirements. A get-it-done mentality for all situations is expected.
  • Get the most world-class Supercharger sites built in the shortest amount of time for the least amount of money.
  • Provide related feedback to the deployment, development, and engineering team on how to design equipment and sites for better/faster/cheaper site builds. Help design and implement those improvements.
  • Coordinates the timely processing and approvals of all shop drawings to and from subcontractors and architects/engineers.
  • Coordinate with Project Managers to timely process change requests and change orders
  • Distribute drawing and design revisions, bulletins, etc. to Project Manager, Super and all trades.
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and written. Prepare weekly construction reports with photos, schedule, etc.
  • Expedites project close-out requirements including municipal sign offs, as-built drawings, final project photos, etc.
  • Maintain a high level of productivity. Balance a large number of concurrent tasks. Effectively prioritize efforts.
  • Foresee necessary work and organize and disseminate information as needed. Maintain project schedules.

  • Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture or a related subject and 4-6 years of increasingly responsible estimating and project management experience, or the equivalent in experience and evidence of exceptional ability
  • Thorough understanding of construction administration processes, including contracts, budgets, construction documents, change orders, schedules, RFIs, submittals, and material procurement.
  • Advanced knowledge of construction means and methods
  • Strong understanding of AC and DC power, transformers, circuit protection, single-line electrical and mechanical diagrams, and construction drawings.
  • Excellent written and spoken English. Must have the ability to discuss technical topics with a variety of audiences – contractors, engineers, and members of various divisions within Tesla.
  • Class A general contractor’s license a plus but not required
  • Available for extensive travel (50%+), often on short notice.
  • Ability to obtain an U.S. passport.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

Employee Benefits
  • As a fulltime 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