Disclaimer: This position is expected to start around
August/September 2021 and continue through the entire fall (i.e.
December 2021) working a minimum of 40 hours per week.
Please consider availability before submitting an
Tesla is accelerating the world's transition to sustainable
energy. We design, manufacture, sell and service the world's best
solar technology, energy storage systems, and electric vehicles,
providing customers the opportunity to generate, store and consume
energy entirely sustainably.
Tesla is committed to hiring and developing top talent from
around the world for any given discipline. Based in California,
Tesla's workforce spans across four continents. We work to build an
inclusive environment in which all people, regardless of gender,
race, religion, or background, can come to do their best work.
Our world-class teams operate with a non-conventional philosophy
of inter-disciplinary collaboration. Each member of the team is
expected to challenge and to be challenged, to create, and to
innovate. We're tackling the world's most difficult and important
problems-and we wouldn't succeed without our shared passion for
making the world a better place.
Internship Program at Tesla
The University Recruiting Team is driven by the passion to
recognize emerging talent. Our year around program places the best
students in positions that they will grow both technically and
personally through their experience working closely with their
Manager, Mentor, and team. We are dedicated to providing an
experience that allows for the intern to experience life at Tesla
by given them projects that are critical to their team's
Instead of going on coffee runs and making copies, you'll be
seated at the table making critical decisions that will influence
not only your team, but the overall achievement of Tesla's
- Fremont, CA
- Palo Alto, CA
- Sparks, NV
About the Team
Retail Development - responsible for the development of new
stores and service centers. This team works in conjunction with the
Real Estate department to review materials such as lease plans and
Landlord design criteria. They are also responsible for producing
design documents, presentation drawings, renderings and 3D models.
In addition, they create and maintain a CAD plan of records and
Workplace- responsible for architectural design, interior
design, and workplace operations for Tesla's office, research +
development, and all non-manufacturing facilities. The Workplace
team strives to provide facility solutions through establishment
and documentation of strategic space planning, design and
specification strategies, build outs of new spaces, and continuous
improvements of existing spaces for all global workplace
- Construction Facilities- responsible for design and
construction of our manufacturing facilities including Gigafactory
1. This team is not only responsible for the external but also the
internal construction of all the facilities.
About the Role
Our team is aligned around three pillars- Design, Build and
Operate. Focused on optimizing the space we have, finding the best
solutions to our immediate term expansion needs, and devising and
driving our long-term strategy. All of this under the guiding
principle of sustainability.
As an intern you will work within either our Retail Development,
Workplace or Gigafactory Construction Facilities to support these
initiatives. This role is available across various Tesla locations,
including headquarters in Palo Alto, CA, the factory in Fremont,
CA, and Gigafactory 1 in Sparks, NV. Specific project assignments
and required technical aptitude will vary based on the needs of the
individual hiring team
Required Skills and Qualifications:
- Currently working towards a bachelor or master's degree in
architecture, design, urban planning or related field.
- 2+ internship, project, or work experience related to this area
- Ability to effectively communicate verbally and excellent time
- Ability to relocate for the duration of your internship.