Tesla

Manufacturing Technician - Process Development (Battery Cell)

Tesla

April 17, 2021


The Role:
Seeking highly motivated individuals who thrive in a fast-paced environment to take on a wide range of manufacturing and development challenges on a pilot line setting for cell manufacturing. This individual will apply his/her technical skills to setup, operate, and adjust equipment in development phase. The manufacturing technician is a key member of the process development team focused on developing innovative processes, equipment and tooling to accelerate the world’s transition to GWh Hours of sustainable energy.
Responsibilities:
  • Perform equipment setup, operation, adjustments and minor preventative maintenance tasks to meet safety, quality and efficiency standards for equipment in varying development stages.
  • Identify problems and potential solutions to troubleshoot issues as they arise during engineering builds.
  • Inspect and test finished product during and after engineering builds.
  • Document results during and post engineering development builds in a clear and concise manner.
  • Assemble and test manufactured goods for dedicated tooling and or processes.
  • Collaborate with engineering to develop test methods.
  • Load and unload material, weight varying, into containers and tools.
  • Develop operating procedures for equipment or new processes in standard format.
  • Conduct analytical tests, measure and record data using defined tools and software.
  • Support work area safety, cleanliness, material usage and organization.
  • Participate in the continuous improvement of safety, quality, output, and tool uptime.

Requirements:
  • Experience in semiconductor, optics, cell, start-up or pilot production environment.
  • Experience with operating and troubleshooting manufacturing equipment.
  • Proficiency with power tools and good motor skills.
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail, good organization, analytical and reasoning skills
  • Ability to work with others in cross-functional team environment and follow both written and verbal instructions.
  • Comfortable with frequent change of direction, dynamic work environment and passion to perform time-sensitive analysis under pressure.