Tesla

Material Handler - Hostler, Gigafactory Nevada

Tesla

September 13, 2021

Responsibilities
  • Responsible for using an industrial tractor to move trailers as instructed within the yard to facilitate shipping and receiving functions
  • Responsibilities include but not limited to hooking and unhooking trailers, moving trailers in and out of doors, securing, and sealing outbound trailer doors
  • Perform cycle counts and/or yard checks
  • Work closely with Production teams
  • Support Warehouse Team best practices at all times
  • Complete tasks as directed by warehouse schedules and within standard times
  • Physical work including but not limited to pushing, pulling, gripping, twisting, reaching, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform standardized work process and defined work instructions
  • Positive energy and attitude are a must
  • At least 15% of the time, will be responsible for performing job duties as a Material Handler
  • Will ensure all trailers are loaded or empty.
  • Will assist others who have general inquiries such as trailer locations, or other questions and/or issues related to trailer yard(s)
  • Responsible for the daily inspection of truck, and trailers, including safety checks while adhering to applicable regulations and procedures
  • Complete and submit all documentation in a timely manner
  • Receiving Department Responsibilities include but not limited to using a sit-down forklift to unload inbound shipments, move product, replenish, stack and store products or materials.

Requirements
  • Tesla Mission Driven
  • High School diploma or equivalent, or evidence of exceptional ability
  • Must have strong command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • Must be reliable, have good initiative, be committed, and be quality focused
  • Ability to lift 30-50 lbs. on a daily basis
  • Ability to work with a team and in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to stand, walk, and climb to enter and exit out of road and switcher tractor, on a frequent basis
  • Ability to operate sit-down forklift
  • Ability to manually crank landing gear daily on a frequent basis
  • Ability to reach at different heights (4-5 ft.) to repetitively open and close trailer doors
  • Endure and safely operate in extreme weather and climate conditions (outdoor work)
  • Must be reliable, have good initiative, committed, and quality focused
  • Current forklift certification strongly preferred
  • A valid U.S. driver’s license and acceptable driving record (subject to review)
  • CDL preferred, but not required
  • Must be able to work as assigned both outdoors and indoors, including in a warehouse environment.
  • Must have a safe driving record.
  • Must have experience using a sit-down forklift, preferably within the last year.