Palo Alto, California-based, Tesla Motors uses proprietary technology, world-class design, and state-of-the-art manufacturing processes to create a new generation of highway capable electric vehicles. We utilize an innovative distribution model based on Company-owned sales and service centers. This approach allows us to maintain the highest levels of customer experience and benefit from short customer feedback loops to ensure our customer needs are fulfilled. We believe our operational infrastructure provides us with a competitive advantage compared to traditional automobile manufacturers.
We are looking for a vehicle technician to work on one of the most progressive vehicles in the world. This position is customer facing, so solid customer service skills combined with exceptional 'hands on' technical ability go hand in hand. This position is located at the service center; however, it may require travel occasionally. Communication is highly important. Excellent Oral and Written communication required. If you are able to deliver strong customer satisfaction consistently, are motivated and a team player, we are interested in speaking with you.
Performs entry-level work in the inspection, repair, and service of Tesla electric vehicles.
Operate a variety of hand, power, and shop tools.
Perform equipment inspections, adjustments and certifications.
Pick up and deliver customer vehicles using full size van and 20ft trailer.
Perform Pre-Delivery Inspections (PDI) of new cars.
Maintain records of time and materials.
Order shop supplies and parts.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Help maintain vehicle cleanliness of customer cars.
Support journeymen technicians as needed
Knowledge of: Methods, techniques, parts, tools and materials used in the maintenance and repair of vehicles. Operation and maintenance of a wide variety of hand power tools, shop tools, and automotive and electrical test equipment
Efficient skills in basic automotive techniques related to repair and servicing of automobiles.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions with attention to detail.
Willingness to learn new and innovative automotive technologies.
Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work, including the public.
Perform detailed daily record keeping and reporting.
Effectively handle multiple priorities, organize workload, and meet deadlines.
Work in a team-based environment and achieve common goals.
Clean driving record is imperative
High School Diploma.
Associate Degree or Certificate in Automotive Technology a plus
Retail automotive service experience a plus.
Tesla Motors is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, age, sex, ancestry, marital status, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, present or past history of mental disability, genetic information or any other classification protected by state or federal law.
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