Paint Prepper - Karihaugen

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What to Expect
Do you want to help accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy?
At Tesla that's our mission.
Tesla is looking for a Paint Prepper to work on one of the most progressive, innovative, high-end vehicle brands in the world. This position will involve being part of a refinishing team that deliver outstanding repairs in turn delivering outstanding customer satisfaction.
We offer…
  • A dynamic and fast-paced environment where inclusion, learning and collaboration are key to success
  • The chance to work with innovative technology, advanced tools and software
  • Ongoing training and development to help you grow your skills and career
  • A competitive compensation and benefits package
  • A safe, clean and fun workplace
What You’ll Do
  • Carry out preparation work to any refinished areas to the Tesla Standard using all required tooling and equipment
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of primer application as well as sanding, masking and sealing
  • Demonstrate a basic ability to apply a clear over base and metallic base finishes
  • Polish and de-nib inclusions in the refinished areas
  • Carry out work in a manner compliant to EHS policies adhering to manufacturer and industry guidelines
What You’ll Bring
  • Proven experience as an Automotive Painter in a Bodyshop environment is a plus, but not required. Prior painting experience with Tesla vehicles will be considered beneficial
  • Certificate as a car painter / billakkerer is a plus
  • Basic computer skills, including navigating web browsers and standard applications Microsoft Word
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions with attention to detail
  • Proven ability to effectively handle multiple priorities, organize workload, and meet deadlines
  • Experience with painting and colour matching skills
  • A clear understanding of health & safety and good housekeeping in the automotive environment
  • A good understanding of tools & equipment used for all refinishing processes
  • Flexible: You are able and willing to work on a shift schedule, rotating between early shift (07:00 - 15:00) and late shift (14:00 - 22:00)
  • A valid driving license

Join the mission. Apply today.

Applications must be submitted online and contain an English CV.
Tesla is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Tesla is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. Please let your recruiter know if you need an accommodation at any point during the interview process.