Manufacturing Engineering Technician – Power Electronics – Fremont, CA



Tesla Manufacturing Engineering has the important role of designing “The Machine that builds the Machine”.  We work with the cross-functional teams (Design, Quality, Production, Sustaining, and Supply Chain) throughout the entire lifecycle of a product (from initial design through prototype development and into full production) to develop high quality and efficient manufacturing equipment and processes that will produce the power electronics that drive our cars and energy products. The role of the manufacturing technician is to support the larger team in producing world-class products and production lines.


The ideal candidate takes pride in heir hands-on work, analytical ability, organizational skills and attention to detail. They appreciate an environment where superior work is encouraged, noticed and rewarded, and where individuals carry tremendous responsibility. They look forward to learning an incredible amount on the job.

· AS in a technical topic or equivalent progress towards a BS

· 5+ years pertinent experience

· Proficiency creating process documentation

· Experience in a factory organization

· Experience with mechanical-electrical/mechatronic systems

· Knowledgeable about production quality metrics

· Able to work under pressure while managing competing demands and tight deadlines

· Able to converse technically with engineers

· Exemplary written communication and technical report writing skills

· Experience with manual machining and other fabrication processes

· Well organized with meticulous attention to detail

· Mastery of Word and Excel

· Able to problem solve and work with minimal supervision toward a stated goal

· Must be available to travel as needed (Domestic and International)


· Trained in operating a fork lift

· NFPA 70E ARC Flash Certified