Tesla is accelerating
the world's transition to sustainable energy. Revolutionary strategies and
products were developed within a few years and successfully launched on a large
scale. This is only possible through extraordinary speed, innovation and efficiency.
forms the perfect basis for rolling out Tesla's incredible success story in
Europe. The most important pillar for this are our employees. Their passion,
motivation and engagement ensure that we achieve our goals. We are looking for
you to continue and expand this success story together.
The Paint Plastics
Process Engineer will be the technical subject matter expert of their assigned
process. He/she will be expected to determine the most effective method(s) of
processing while improving cycle times, reducing downtime, lowering cost, and
driving improvements in overall Paint quality in order to ensure the continued
performance of the process.
- Understand assigned
process area and associated equipment.
- Ensure assigned process
is capable of meeting specified requirements.
- Continually monitor
process Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
- Assess/analyze current
processes and drive improvement projects for Safety, Quality, Throughput, and
- Ensure critical process
parameters are properly documented and tracked using Statistical Process
Control (SPC) methodologies.
- Ensure appropriate TPM
systems are in place and appropriate actions taken to maintain the facility in
good operating condition.
- Establish, maintain,
and ensure compliance to process Control Plan per PFMEA.
- Continually monitor key
- Interact with Quality
team to correct, contain, and resolve product quality concerns.
- Support new
model/product/material introductions in coordination with Design Engineering,
New Product Introduction team, Quality, and other parties as needed.
- Lead engineering
technicians in day to day operations of their process.
- Create process plans,
bid packages, and project specifications.
- Procure equipment,
track budget costs, and project schedules.
- Bachelor’s Degree in
Mechanical, Manufacturing/Industrial, or Chemical Engineering or other
Engineering discipline, or equivalent in experience.
- Ability to apply
fundamental engineering principles to identify and drive non-standard solutions
to solve manufacturing constraints.
- Knowledge and
experience in Plastic Paint
- Comfortable providing
clear and focused technical guidance to outside engineering resources, as well
as the Production Team.
- Ability to work in
rapidly changing environment with minimal guidance, self-starter, yet team
- Ability to manage one
or more projects involving cross-functional teams.
- Strong communication
and interpersonal skills when working with internal groups and outside vendors.
- Fluent speaker of the
English and German language.
- Proficiency in AutoCad,
Catia, or Solid Works is a plus.
- Good overall people
- Proficient in Microsoft
Office suite of programs.
What we offer
You will be working in
our state-of-the-art Gigafactory where you solve the world's most interesting
problems with the best and brightest people who share a passion to change the
world. Tesla’s compensation package includes competitive salary and Tesla shares
or bonusses. Typical benefits that are offered are a pension program, 30
vacation days, employee insurances, relocation and commuting support.
Application for this
role must be done in English.