Paint Repair Technician


June 10, 2021

The Role
We are looking for a highly motivated Automotive Painter to work on the most progressive vehicle brands in the world. This position will be supporting the Tesla’s Paint shop located in Fremont, CA. If you are interested in working in one of the world’s finest Paint Shops, we are interested in hearing from you!
  • Mix and spray paint and primer per work instruction
  • Priming, sanding, masking and buffing body parts and bodies of the vehicles in accordance with Tesla’s quality specifications and time standards.
  • Operate and use all equipment properly and safely.
  • Maintain spray equipment pressure pots, spray guns, booth and paint storage area.
  • Escalate functional and process failures to the appropriate support groups and leaders.

  • 1+ years of experience working in a high volume automotive paint shop
  • An understanding of common defects, what causes paint failures and how to correct them
  • Experienced in surface preparation and paint finishing (color sanding and finish polishing)
  • Experienced in cleaning panels in preparation for painting and priming
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work within a schedule and adapt to sudden changes
  • Use of assembly equipment and tooling (power tools, automated equipment)
  • Required High School diploma or equivalent

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
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

  • 12 hour shift
  • Overtime

Work Location:
  • One location

Work Remotely:
  • No