Tesla

Licensed Electrician - Residential Energy

Tesla

March 31, 2021

Los Angeles, CA, US


THE ROLE
The Licensed Electrician is part of Tesla’s Energy Field Operations team. As a skilled member of the team, the you will help lead the installations of residential battery storage systems, and PV systems. The ideal candidate will provide electrical expertise that will contribute to the overall success of installing Tesla’s energy products. All necessary training, tools and equipment will be provided, including a company vehicle for some positions.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Complete residential Main Panel Upgrades (MPU)
  • Work with peers and leadership to evaluate job requirements and cost
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot electrical component and system issues
  • Lead efforts on safe work practices for the Field Operations team
  • Deliver exceptional customer service throughout the process by educating customers about the product(s) and offering real-time updates on job status
  • Document and update job status in the company database
  • Attend training sessions and weekly team meetings on new products, installation methodology and safety
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned

REQUIREMENTS
  • A valid state Journeyman Electrician License (Required, we have other roles for Apprentices or C-10 Contractors.)
  • Understanding of NEC codes
  • Ability to safely handle tools and materials such as: ladders, inverters, solar panels, panel boards, batteries, and other similar electrical equipment, lumber, roofing materials, etc.
  • Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold, crawl spaces, etc.)
  • Position may require working at heights including on rooftops, climbing ladders and stairs
  • Capable of performing repetitious duties, including lifting, bending and standing for long periods of time
  • Experience using basic hand and power tools
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent attendance is crucial for the team to achieve success
  • Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment
  • Must be able to successfully pass pre-employment screening requirements

Employee Benefits
As a full time Tesla employee you will receive full benefits from day 1 for you and your dependents.
  • Kaiser and United Healthcare 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

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $31.00 - $51.00 per hour
Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:
  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental Pay:
  • Bonus pay

Experience:
  • Electrical Experience: 5 years (Required)

License/Certification:
  • Driver's License (Required)
  • California Journeyman Electrician's License (Required)

Work Location:
  • Multiple locations

Typical start time:
  • 7AM

Typical end time:
  • 5PM

Job Duties:
  • Install, repair, and maintain electrical systems in accordance with National Electric Code
  • Run tests on electrical components to ensure a safe and effective installation
  • Inspect electrical systems and equipment for any damage, malfunctions, and safety hazards

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction

This Job Is:
  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks)
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

Company's website:
  • https://www.tesla.com/careers

Company's Facebook page:
  • https://www.facebook.com/tesla/

Work Remotely:
  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):
  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place