Lead Technician, Quality



The Lead Quality Inspector champions a group of Quality Inspectors to audit parts / assemblies to ensure Tesla standards are being met. Lead Inspectors must be prepared to escalate concerns to the appropriate party and always promote a culture of quality. The purpose of the Quality Inspector is to minimize the number of defective parts that are sent to downstream departments and assist multiple teams in maintaining and improving overall part quality, yielding beneficial results and higher efficiency for Tesla.

****Lead Techicians work in one of three areas GA4, BIW and Casting.****


  • 1 or more years of experience in a Manufacturing, Quality, or Process focused role
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and trouble-shooting skills
  • Mechanical inspection experience using basic and precision measurement tools (calipers, micrometers, thread gauges, etc.)
  • Ability to read and interpret basic mechanical drawings.
  • Understanding of fundamentals of GD&T highly desired
  • Experience writing work instructions highly desired
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing practices highly desired
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, ability to lift and sort parts of up to 30 pounds as needed
  • Ability to operate Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Must have command of the English language, both written and verbal.