As a Material Handler, you will be trained to drive productivity on the Production Line and in Tesla Warehouses for the building of Tesla’s vehicles and energy products. If you have a strong work ethic, are reliable and value teamwork in a safety-focused environment we want to hear from you! Tesla will provide forklift training & certification.
Locate & acquire parts from the production line.
Deliver parts to the production line and prepare shipments for offsite locations.
Stock & organize inventory.
Operate safety sensitive and heavy equipment such as forklifts, tuggers, pallet jacks, flatbed carts, and more.
Load and unload material onto or from delivery vehicles, trailers, pallets, conveyor system carts, balers, and/or load gratings.
Assemble crates and containers, and prepare materials for transport by palletizing, wrapping, loading, and moving.
Follow safety guidelines & procedures.
Report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to Supervisor or area lead.
Report any equipment damages or repairs needed to repair shop and Supervisor or area lead.
Punctuality and a professional, can-do attitude are a must.
What You’ll Do
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., including the ability to carry 20 lbs. up and down stairs.
Frequently and repetitively, bend, lift and reach to install vehicle parts.
Stoop, lay, bend, reach, squat, kneel, crouch, twist and crawl for extended periods of time.
Climb and maintain balance on ladders, scaffolding or other high structures.
Ability to find issues in a work process and receive safety signals using sight, touch, and hearing.
Open to schedule flexibility that will allow for a variety of shifts, including days, nights, or weekends as needed.
Potential exposure to confined spaces and hazardous materials used in the painting process.
Wearing Personal Protective Equipment, including but not limited to: safety glasses, safety shoes, bump caps, and adhering to prescribed safety rules and guidelines.
Passing the hands on forklift certification during new hire training and maintaining certification throughout employment is a requirement for this role.
What You’ll Bring
Previous material handling experience within a production, manufacturing, warehouse, or comparable environment preferred but not required.
Must have command of the English language, both written and verbal.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
All potential employees will be required to successfully pass a comprehensive background check.