The Installer is an essential part of Tesla’s Field Energy Operations team. Employees working in this role are leading the drive towards completing Tesla’s mission—to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy. As an Installer, each employee is working with the latest solar technology, building relationships with team members, and completing the installation of our products safely and on time.
Tesla’s ideal candidate will have a passion for learning basic energy system construction, terminology, and concepts. This position is an hourly role that requires working outside in extreme environments, working at heights, and prolonged periods of repetitious duties including lifting, bending, and standing for long periods.
Supporting the Crew Lead and Electrician on the successful install of Tesla’s solar products.
Attending weekly team meetings and mandatory training sessions on new products, best installation practices, and standard workmanship guidelines.
Following building standards and codes when installing panels and support structures.
Assisting with routine maintenance on energy systems.
Managing time and tasks effectively with a sense of urgency.
Providing an exceptional customer experience to all customers.
Experience in roof work, general construction or carpentry preferred.
Ability to safely handle power tools, hand tools as well as materials such as ladders, inverters, solar panels, panel boards, batteries and other similar electrical equipment, lumber, roofing materials, etc.
Excellent problem-solving skills.
Excellent attendance is essential for the team to achieve success.
Travel is mandatory and will vary dependent on business needs.
Employees must be able to travel for up to 2 weeks at a time, several times a year to various locations within the US.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Vocational or technical school training preferred.
Must be able to work at great heights
Must be able to work in extreme environments
Must be able to perform prolonged periods of repetitious duties
Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds frequently.
As a full time, Tesla employee, you will receive full benefits from day 1 for you and your
Kaiser and United Health care PPO and HSA plans (including infertility coverage)
3 medical plan choices with $0 paycheck contribution
Vision & dental plans (including orthodontic coverage)
Company paid Life, AD&D, short-term and long-term disability 401(k), Employee Stock
Purchase Plans, and other financial benefits
Employee Assistance Program, Paid Time Off, and Paid Holidays
Back-up childcare and employee discounts
Must Meet All OSHA standards for working at heights, including:
Ability to climb and utilize equipment on site including various ladders rated for 325 lbs.
Must meet OSHA fall protection standards for at height work limited at 310lbs. Standard 1926.502(d)(16)(v): https://www.osha.gov/laws-regs/regulations/standardnumber/1926/1926.502
Must be able to meet equipment standards for fall protection (harness, anchor ropes, etc.) with a maximum capacity of 310 lbs.
Job Type: Full-time
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
- Monday to Friday
- High school or equivalent (Preferred)
- Construction Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
- Electrical Experience: 1 year (Preferred)