Assistant Construction Superintendent, Gigafactory

Assistant Construction Superintendent, Gigafactory

Sparks, Nevada
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Tesla's Mission is to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy.


The Role:

As a Construction Superintendent, you will be playing a critical role in building the world's largest factory. You will work primarily in the field managing trades and subcontractors and will be asked to work cross-functionally, interfacing with base build, construction engineering, and manufacturing engineering while tracking a project's schedule and budget. 


  • Manage trades and subcontractors in the field. 
  • Successfully manage large, design build construction projects. 
  • Schedule and lead quality control and site safety inspections. 
  • Develop and communicate logistics and other operational plans necessary.
  • Interface with base build,  construction engineering, and manufacturing engineering teams – from install through start of production
  • Direct work in field, track changes, etc. both individually and leading or participating in a larger team
  • Work with tool vendors as needed to facilitate successful project completion
  • Develop templates and standards for future phases/projects
  • Work with procurement team to create biddable work packages; track against estimate to manage costs and update appropriate teams.


  • Bachelor’s Degree (MS preferred) or evidence of exceptional experience. 
  • At least 2 years experience in managing and coordination of large industrial construction projects.
  • Ability to work within a high-performance, cross-functional organization with extremely tight timelines and aggressive goals.
  • Experience with design-build projects 

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About Tesla

Tesla is accelerating the world’s transition to sustainable energy. We design, manufacture, sell and service the world’s best solar technology, energy storage systems, and electric vehicles, providing customers the opportunity to generate, store and consume energy entirely sustainably.

Tesla is committed to hiring and developing top talent from around the world for any given discipline. Based in California, Tesla’s workforce spans across four continents. We work to build an inclusive environment in which all people, regardless of gender, race, religion, or background, can come to do their best work.

Our world-class teams operate with a non-conventional philosophy of inter-disciplinary collaboration. Each member of the team is expected to challenge and to be challenged, to create, and to innovate. We’re tackling the world’s most difficult and important problems—and we wouldn’t succeed without our shared passion for making the world a better place.

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