Tesla

Paint Prepper - Matthews, NC

Tesla

May 4, 2021


PAINT PREPPER – JOB DESCRIPTION
Tesla Motors is looking for a Body Shop Paint Prep and Detailer to work on one of the most progressive vehicle brands in the world. This position will involve supporting the Body Repair Program in all aspects.
Responsibilities
  • Remove grease, dirt, paint, or rust from vehicle surfaces in preparation for paint application, using abrasives, solvents, brushes, blowtorches, washing tanks, or sandblasters.
  • Assist painter in pre-paint blending needs.
  • Work with paint team to assist in keeping vehicle on track for scheduled delivery time.
  • Fill small dents or scratches with body fillers and smooth surfaces to prepare vehicles for painting.
  • Buff and wax the finished paintwork.
  • Disassemble, clean, and reassemble sprayers and power equipment, using solvents, wire brushes, and cloths for cleaning duties.
  • Detail vehicles ready for delivery to customers

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Requirements*
  • Prior experience in vehicle paint process
  • I-CAR certifications preferred
  • Ability to receive directions and work well with others
  • Occasionally exposed to hot, cold, wet or humid conditions
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Employee Benefits
  • As a full time, 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

Job Type: Full-time