Tesla

Electrical Designer, Gigafactory Texas

Tesla

April 23, 2021


The Role:
The Electrical Designer will support the permit, construction, and fabrication drawing development for both the low and high voltage electrical systems within our Texas manufacturing facilities. You will be responsible for equipment, conduit, and cable tray layouts in Revit. Using industry “best practices” that conform to building codes and standards. You will also coordinate with other disciplines, work closely with our structural engineering team for support and seismic bracing, and be responsible for drawing layout and annotation.
Responsibilities:
  • Provide advanced drafting and design services by preparing, coordinating, and maintaining engineering, fabrication, and construction drawings
  • Produce electrical drawings for the purpose of permitting, fabrication, and construction to support manufacturing and facilities
  • Layout and coordinate control panels and electrical equipment to facilitate the installation and wiring
  • Develop simple to high-level designs/layouts through fabrication level 3D models and spool drawings
  • Prepare bill of material estimates from model for procurement and estimating

Desired Skills and Experience:
  • 3+ years of detailing and coordination experience in electrical design
  • Associates degree OR completion of a technical trade school and 2+ years of relevant electrical experience
  • Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD, Revit, and Navisworks
  • Experience in the electrical field or working with an electrical fabricator
  • Knowledge of different electrical systems including conduit/cable tray joining methods
  • Ability to produce fabrication and spool drawings is a plus