What to Expect
Tesla is looking for a highly motivated Stamping Equipment Engineer with a
focus in Hot Forming/Press Hardening. Stamping will be responsible for design
and development of new press lines or modifications to existing press lines
and is expanding in-source capabilities to include Hot Stamping.
What You'll Do
Reports to Stamping Manufacturing Engineering Manager
Responsible for leading design, installation and commissioning activities
for Hot Stamping press lines and post processing equipment
Supports equipment design RFQ's
Requests the necessary project capital and is accountable for the budget
Provides direction and receives feedback from suppliers ensuring equipment
quality & delivery commitments are met.
Approves supplier designs
Ensures that suppliers adhere to equipment building standards.
Participates and perhaps leads the equipment standard documentation
Prepares a detailed program plan that meets timing goals and visits
suppliers on a regular basis to ensure compliance to timing dates
Schedules and facilitates equipment trials at suppliers and locally.
Provides direction and leadership to Launch Support Team.
Provides a detailed documentation record of “as built” conditions.
Provides direction to Engineering Techs and Engineering Interns as
Provides a detailed list of high priority spare parts
Update Equipment Tracking System.
Provide technical expertise to various departments from time to time.
Other tasks assigned by Manager.
What You'll Bring
BS in electrical, mechatronics, or mechanical engineering
5+ years of stamping manufacturing experience with a focus on Hot
Stamping/Press Hardening a plus
Strong knowledge of electrical and mechanical designs
Experience with hot stamping press line foundations and utilities is a
Understanding of Tailor Welded Blank technology a plus
Good project management skillsets to manage press vendors
Equipment safety buyoff
Advanced knowledge of requirements by OSHA, ANSI and ISO
Kuka, Fanuc or/and ABB Robotic hardware skills desired, any programing
experiences are plus
Proven project management experience
Innovative, Business-minded, Capable of working well within a team,
Organized and able to work under pressure to meet tight deadline