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Maintenance Supervisor - Stamping Center

Req. ID: 20029
Office Location: US-CA-Fremont-Office-Service
# of openings: 1
Job Shift: Graveyard
Job Type: Full time


About Tesla Motors:

Tesla Motors is an aggressive young company in the San Francisco Bay Area. We design and manufacture the advanced electric vehicles, battery packs, and drive systems that are changing the future of transportation. We are building technically strong, fast-moving teams that pride themselves on superior execution.

Tesla’s goal is to accelerate the world’s transition to electric mobility with a full range of increasingly affordable electric cars. Tesla has delivered over 30,000 electric vehicles to customers in 31 countries. Model S is the world’s first premium sedan to be engineered from the ground up as an electric vehicle. Model S was named Motor Trend’s prestigious 2013 Car of the Year, achieved the best safety score of any car ever tested by the NHTSA, and Consumer Reports is calling it the best car it has ever tested.  You can learn more about the Model S here:

The Role

  • Provide effective supervision, training and coaching to assigned shift/employees to achieve the required equipment up time, equipment repairs, and production goals. Maintain department records and inventories. 
  • Ensure that standard operating procedures and engineering procedures are current, accurate and that all work is done in compliance to ensure maximum quality.
  • Monitor to ensure that all employees comply with safety regulations and the plant's safety program.
  • Work with employees to resolve technical and machine problems. Schedule preventive maintenance to effectively meet production needs.
  • Provide the shift to shift communication link in order to keep all team members working toward the same goals.  Communicate to employees all issues that affect the plant.
  • Maintain ongoing preventive maintenance program to ensure optimum equipment performance
  • Oversee equipment upgrades and refurbishment projects, effectively coordinating with vendor support.
  • Ensure accurate spare parts inventory and on-site availability to support equipment repairs and upgrades


Required Skills

Associates or B.S. degree in Management, Engineering or related disciplines or equivalent preferred. Equivalent background considered. Equivalent background would involve a minimum of five years in automotive manufacturing maintenance (stamping preferred) and machine operations experience with progressive responsibility.


  • Three years or more of industrial supervisory or similar leadership experience preferred.
  •  Stamping experience highly preferred, high volume manufacturing also highly preferred
  • Strong preventive maintenance development experience, familiarity with reliability centered maintenance principles preferred.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and be accountable for quality / quantity
  • Able to manage multiple tasks with competing priorities, establish and achieve goals. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Able to work a night schedule, including weekday and weekend overtime.
  • Good computer skills, experience with Microsoft Office a must.  Familiarity with CMMS preferred.


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