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CNC Operator

Req. ID: 5160
Office Location: NA-US-CA-Fremont
# of openings: 1
Job Shift: Day
Job Type: Full time


About Tesla

Tesla Motors is a well-funded company in the San Francisco Bay Area. We design and manufacture advanced electric vehicles, battery packs, and drive systems and are working to change the future of the transportation industry. We are building technically strong, fast-moving teams that pride themselves on superior execution.

Tesla Motors designs and sells high-performance, highly efficient electric cars. Our cars combine style, acceleration, and handling with advanced technologies that make them among the quickest and the most energy efficient vehicles on the road.

The Role

Tesla is seeking a highly motivated and skilled CNC Operator to provide Powertrain R&D and Engineering with prototype components to enhance and shorten the design/build/test process. Join a fast paced and rapidly growing team that works on the most advanced battery, motor, gear box, and drive inverter components.


  • Operate 3-axis CNC Vertical Mills and CNC Lathes (Haas and Mazak)
  • Setup, operate, load/unload material, indicate vices/fixtures, and deburr
  • Provide crucial input on CNC programming, tool path, and tool/cutter selection


  • 5+ years of CNC operating
  • 2+ years of manual machining
  • Expert at Haas CNC Controllers
  • Mastery of setting up fixtures, tooling, vices, and clamps
  • Ability to operate machines running complex and high tolerance components
  • Materials: stainless steel, steel, aluminum, plastics, copper, brass, and silicates
  • Passionate about prototyping and machining
  • Strong work ethic
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Highly motivated
  • Well organized and strong verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast pace constantly changing environment with long hours and tight deadlines
  • Independent


Tesla is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. 



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