Apprentice Electrician, Self Perform, Commercial

Tesla Motors | Fresno, CA

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Posted Date 10/07/2023
Description The Role
As an Apprentice Electrician with the Tesla Energy Commercial Deployment team you will have the opportunity to work under the direction and supervision of a Licensed Electrician on all phases of commercial PV, energy storage and super charging stations: Skills in all areas of electrical are not necessarily required, but the job can and will involve a variety of electrical disciplines and a strong candidate will be able to perform a variety of electrical tasks from distribution/production power, lighting and low voltage. Working as a team with the entire energy department, the apprentice electrician assist with new installation of: power distribution, transformers, lighting, and electrical equipment 480 VAC up to 1000VDC, Inverters, Batteries, DC strings Under the guidance of a Licensed Electrician. This role is 80% travel.

  • Maintaining and troubleshooting various types of electrical components
  • Uses complex electrical schematics and blueprints
  • Consulting manuals, reading and interpreting diagrams, blueprints, and schematics
  • Performs a wide variety of job scopes (Installing modules, racking and any other required tasks assign to him/her)
  • Displays positive attitudes and practices good work ethics that reflects the mission, philosophy, and goals of the company
  • Complete tasks in a timely manner and provide feedback
  • Must be extremely coachable!
  • Must be a Registered Trainee with the DIR or willing and able to register and enroll in a state approved trainee course (WECA)
  • Knowledge of basic electrical theory and Ohms law
  • Must have 1-4 years of electrical experience
  • Knowledge in using hand tools, electrical meter, and testing equipment
  • Able to size conductors, conduits and using NEC Code Book
  • Experience working with 120/208, 480/277 VAC.
  • Ability to interpret electrical prints and schematics
  • Ability to install electrical equipment
  • Ability to produce parts lists and work plans based off drawings or field walks and routing
  • Ability to produce as-built drawing for work performed
  • Ability to test and commission all work per Tesla procedures
  • Ability to complete job scopes outside of normal core competencies as required
  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety with the ability to thoroughly evaluate job hazards and complete pre-work task planning with an emphasis on identifying electrical hazards and proper safety procedures
  • Able to lift 40 lbs
  • Ability to work in high elevation up to 80 ft. high Must have strong interpersonal skills, along with the ability to interact with all levels of management; must have a high degree of initiative, and the ability to work alone and effectively with other people
  • OSHA10 or 30, CPR A plus
  • Reach Fork, Boom Lift, manlift, warehouse forklift Certs a plus
Compensation and Benefits

Along with competitive pay, as a full-time Tesla employee, you are eligible for the following benefits at day 1 of hire:
  • Aetna PPO and HSA plans > 2 medical plan options with $0 payroll deduction
  • Family-building, fertility, adoption and surrogacy benefits
  • Dental (including orthodontic coverage) and vision plans, both have options with a $0 paycheck contribution
  • Company Paid (Health Savings Account) HSA Contribution when enrolled in the High Deductible Aetna medical plan with HSA
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • LGBTQ+ care concierge services
  • 401(k) with employer match, Employee Stock Purchase Plans, and other financial benefits
  • Company paid Basic Life, AD&D, short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Sick and Vacation time (Flex time for salary positions), and Paid Holidays
  • Back-up childcare and parenting support resources
  • Voluntary benefits to include: critical illness, hospital indemnity, accident insurance, theft & legal services, and pet insurance
  • Weight Loss and Tobacco Cessation Programs
  • Tesla Babies program
  • Commuter benefits
  • Employee discounts and perks program
    • Expected Compensation

      $19.00 - $49.00/hour + cash and stock awards + benefits

Salary19.00 Hour
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