Process Technician - Production Control


March 19, 2021

Fremont, CA, US

The PC Process Technician will works with Process Engineers to set up the physical and systematic flow of material. This role requires a challenging mix of hands-on work, solving problems, validation and driving solutions with cross-functional teams.
As a PC Process Technician, you will represent the Process engineering in executing the processes designed for the Material Handling operations team. You’ll be on the front line between the process changes and full implementation.


  • Maintain good professional communication with different departments/stakeholders to maintain alignment and achieve common goals.
  • Validate processes that solve for:
    • Safety / Ergonomics
    • Productivity
    • Transacting accuracy
    • Repeatability validation
    • Quality of Material Flow process
  • Write work instructions and training documents created by Engineers
  • Write a plan for and execute training for all impacted associates in material handling group
    • Know the ins and out of your group
    • Understands effects of non-conformance
    • Capable of capture performing standardized work for all of the stations safely and within Takt
  • Good understanding of Ergonomic Guidelines
  • Good understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Ability to identify concerns and assess risk as well as provide creative countermeasures
  • Validation and evaluate equipment requirements by process
    • Help validate all major facets of the launch (MES, tooling, labels, racks etc.)
  • Work with Engineering and work-station design


  • Open minded, there is more than one solution
  • A Leader who holds themselves accountable
  • Able to assess priority and display time management skills
  • Schedule Flexibility- Required**
    • Able to work OT late notice (including some weekends)
    • Able to switch between 1st and 2nd shift to support company needs
  • Comfortable asking questions
  • Great communication skills
    • Ability to understand and speak to issues both verbally and in written format
    • Comfortable leading meetings and speaking in groups
  • Lead by example, PC Process Technician should be the exemplary role model
  • Problem solving skills
    • Root cause analysis
    • Help to implementing countermeasures
    • Following up to ensure effectiveness
  • Experience with and / or be able to learn key systems/programs
    • Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Zoom, Jira, MES/MOS, Warp and many other sub systems used in Material Handling.
  • High attention to detail
  • Resourceful
  • Good attendance record *
  • No disciplinary action on file in the past 6 months*

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