Welder – Energy Manufacturing

Website Tesla

Welder – Energy Manufacturing Job Highlights

Title Welder – Energy Manufacturing
Type Full Time
Experience 3-5 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Lathrop, CA, United States
Company Tesla

Company Profile

Tesla is an automotive company and aims to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy through increasingly affordable electric vehicles in addition to renewable energy generation and storage.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a welder who will repair or assemble pieces or products using a variety of tools and equipment according to equipment specifications.

Educational Qualification

  • The applicants should have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Specific technical or vocational training or certification preferred

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have 3 to 5 years of MIG welding experience
  • They should have 3 to 5 years of experience, operating in a similar capacity within a manufacturing or relatable facility


  • Ability to design and build basic and/or complex structures, supports or framework in the execution of daily tasks.
  • Ability to perform oxy/acetylene torch, plasma arc cutting processes.
  • Ability to Weld using ARC, MIG processes.
  • Create specific weldment set-ups and fixturing to meet geometric requirements
  • Identify equipment defects and complete appropriate documentation when defects are identified
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area
  • Maintain inventory of manufacturing product and welding consumables
  • Operate calipers, weld gauges, tape measures, and other welding hand tool
  • Perform all work in accordance with quality standards and established safety procedures
  • Perform quality work checks to ensure the product meets quality standards
  • Prefer candidate with GMAW and GTAW experience in aluminum and steel
  • Prioritize work flow through effective communication with management staff
  • Read, interpret and follow basic blueprints, diagrams, engineering drawings, specifications, weld symbols, bills of materials, and other written instructions or procedures to accurately create equipment and products
  • Rework and/or repair welded parts and products according to engineering specification changes
  • Utilize handheld tools such as a hand held screw gun, drill gun, and grinders


  • Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly
  • Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem
  • Basic computer navigation and utilization skills preferred
  • Basic reading skills and must be able to follow directions
  • High attention to detail and self-motivation skills

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to operate a fork-lift and an overhead crane
  • Regularly lift 30-50 pounds
  • Regularly perform repetitive tasks
  • Regularly possess manual dexterity to put parts or pieces together quickly and accurately
  • Work in a team environment and respect all teammates Physical demands and abilities

Employer’s Statement

Tesla is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

To apply for this job please visit www.tesla.com.

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