Production Associate, Gigafactory Nevada (Summer Seasonal)


April 9, 2021

Become a Seasonal Tesla Production Associate and earn $17/hour*.
Seasonal Full-time Opportunity: Start date May 17, May 24 or June 14, 2021 to end of August 2021.
  • Night shifts will earn a shift premium.

The Role

As a Production Associate, you will be trained on how to help build the most exciting, environmentally friendly vehicles on the planet. If you have a strong work ethic, are reliable and value teamwork in a fast-paced and safety-focused environment we want to hear from you! No prior manufacturing experience is required.
  • Punctuality and a professional, can-do attitude are a must.
  • Perform complex assembly work. Tasks require the use of state of art manufacturing tools, precision measuring equipment, and machinery.
  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions for specialized equipment.
  • Complete standard work process and follow trained procedures.
  • Operate complex manufacturing equipment under supervision.
  • Escalate technical problems to the appropriate support groups and leaders.
  • Follow safety guidelines & procedures.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Evaluates the assembly processes and equipment to look for continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Complete other duties as assigned/support cross-functional teams.

Work Environment / Essential Physical Demands
  • Ability to perform physically demanding work for extended periods of time, up to 12 hours a day including but not limited to:
  • Frequently and repetitively, lift, push and carry up to 35 lbs.
  • Frequently and repetitively, bend, lift and reach.
  • Stoop, lay, bend, reach, squat, kneel, crouch, twist and crawl for extended periods of time.
  • Frequently and repetitively, climb a 10” step and back down.
  • Ability to find issues in a work process and receive safety signals using sight, touch, or hearing.
  • Open to schedule flexibility that will allow for a variety of shifts, including weekends as needed.
  • Potential exposure to confined spaces and hazardous materials.
  • Wearing Personal Protective Equipment, including but not limited to: safety glasses, safety shoes, bump caps, and adhering to prescribed safety rules and guidelines.

  • Demonstrated ability to learn new skills & adapt to new work environments.
  • Comfortable learning new technology.
  • Must have command of the English language, both written and verbal.
  • Computer skills are strongly preferred (use of Word, Excel & Outlook programs).
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • All potential employees will be required to successfully pass a comprehensive background check.