Gigafactory 1- Production Supervisor Internship/Co-Op (Summer 2019)

Gigafactory 1- Production Supervisor Internship/Co-Op (Summer 2019)

Job Category
Engineering & Information Technology
Location
Sparks, Nevada
Req. ID
31958
Job Type
Full-time
BUILD THE FUTURE

The Role:

As a Production Supervisor Intern, you will be playing a critical role on the Gigafactory Production team. You will lead a dynamic team of associates and Leads, managing operations and metrics in critical areas of the manufacturing floor. In this role, you will work cross-functionally with our manufacturing and operations teams, interfacing with Engineering, NPI, and Material Flow, to ensure production goals are being met.

Responsibilities:

  • Build a strong, motivated production team capable of consistently delivering high quality products against aggressive production targets
  • Empower the production team to collaborate with engineering to improve product manufacturability and line productivity
  • Develop training programs and hiring plans for assembly team members
  • Support issue resolution including root cause investigation & corrective action tracking
  • Ensure quality standards are being met throughout the entire production process and support no defects from leaving a station or team area
  • Develop & maintain Standardized Manufacturing Instructions used in production assembly by the assembly team members

Required Skills:

  • Experience with leadership roles/capabilities
  • Experience in selecting and developing new team members
  • Ability to work with and develop production performance metrics (efficiency, quality, safety, throughput, costs)
  • Able to work well under pressure while managing competing demands and tight deadlines
  • Communicate clearly using excellent written and verbal skills; able to interface with executives and leaders on a daily basis
  • Strong organization skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Fluent with common MS office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • You must be self-managed and committed to working in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience managing teams of people in a high volume manufacturing setting preferred

This role is available at Gigafactory 1 in Sparks, Nevada – must be able to relocate for the duration of your internship

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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