With a planned production rate of 500,000 cars per year in the latter half of this decade, Tesla is looking for a dedicated team of employees to accomplish this goal. Jobseekers interested in learning about various careers at Tesla must visit a Nevada JobConnect location, the One-Stop Career Center, or a designated One-Stop Affiliate Site to receive an invitation to the information session.  Available positions include material handler, product excellence inspector, skilled technicians and production associate. All positions require a high school diploma or equivalent and must be willing to relocate to Sparks, NV (near Reno).

To receive an invitation, please visit a Nevada JobConnect Representative at the One-Stop Career Center, Nevada Partners, Hope for Prisoners, Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow or any Nevada JobConnect office.

About Tesla: Tesla Motors, Inc., an American automotive and energy storage company that designs, manufactures and sells electric cars, electric vehicle powertrain components and battery products.  Tesla broke ground on the Gigafactory in June 2014 outside Sparks, Nevada, and expect to begin cell production in 2017. By 2020, the Gigafactory will reach full capacity and produce more lithium ion batteries annually than were produced worldwide in 2013.

About Workforce Connections:  Workforce Connections’ mission is to connect employers to a ready workforce.  The passing of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) on July 22, 2014 provides opportunity for reforms to ensure the One-Stop Delivery System (also known as the American Job Center System) is job-driven, responding to the needs of employers and preparing workers for jobs that are available now and in the future.  For more information, visit:  www.nvworkforceconnections.org and www.doleta.gov/wioa.