START Manufacturing Technician, Fremont



*For External Candidates Only*
Tesla START is an intensive 14-week training program that provides students across North America with the skills necessary for a successful career at Tesla and beyond. During the program, students develop technical expertise and earn certifications through in-class theory, hands-on labs and self-paced learning.  This is a non-exempt position.  Successful graduates of the program will have the opportunity to accept full-time employment at a Tesla Factory within 30 days of graduation.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age. Attend and pass each training session with an 80% or higher GPA.  
  • Ability to lift up to 60 lbs. 
  • Must follow verbal and written instructions with attention to detail. 
  • Be able to work in a team-based environment and achieve goals with a “safety first” attitude.
  • Demonstrate basic computer skills, including navigating web browsers and using standard applications like Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).