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Licensed Electrician
Tesla Motors, Inc.    South Tucson, AZ 85713

The Role

The Licensed Electrician is part of Tesla's Energy Field Operations team. As a skilled member of the team, the Licensed Electrician will help lead the installations of residential PV solar systems, Solar Roof, battery storage, and EV wall connectors. The ideal candidate will provide electrical expertise that will contribute to the overall success of installing Tesla's energy products. All necessary training, tools and equipment will be provided, including a company vehicle for some positions.


* Complete residential Main Panel Upgrades (MPU)
* Work with peers and leadership to evaluate job requirements and cost
* Diagnose and troubleshoot electrical component and system issues
* Lead efforts on safe work practices for the Field Operations team
* Deliver exceptional customer service throughout the process by educating customers about the product(s) and offering real-time updates on job status
* Document and update job status in the company database
* Attend training sessions and weekly team meetings on new products, installation methodology and safety
* Perform other related duties, as assigned


* A valid state Journeyman Electrician License
* Understanding of NEC codes
* Ability to safely handle tools and materials such as: ladders, inverters, solar panels, panel boards, batteries, and other similar electrical equipment, lumber, roofing materials, etc.
* Ability to work in extreme environments (example: hot sun, cold, crawl spaces, etc.)
* Position may require working at heights including on rooftops, climbing ladders and stairs
* Capable of performing repetitious duties, including lifting, bending and standing for long periods of time
* Experience using basic hand and power tools
* Basic computer skills required
* Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Must have excellent customer service skills
* Excellent attendance is crucial for the team to achieve success
* Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment
* Must be able to successfully pass pre-employment screening requirements

Physical Requirements:

* 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.

* Must meet all OSHA standards for working at heights including:

o Ability to climb and utilize equipment on site including various ladders rated for 325 lbs.

o Must meet OSHA fall protection standards for at height work limited at 310 lbs. Standard 1926.502(d)(16)(v):

o Must be able to meet equipment standards for fall protection (harness, anchor, ropes, etc.) with a maximum capacity of 310 lbs.

Employee Benefits:

As a full-time Tesla employee, you will receive full benefits from day 1 for you and your dependents.

* Kaiser and UnitedHealthcare 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


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Employment Type

Full Time