It’s a good news for all potential job seekers out there! Elon Musk’s upcoming $1.1 billion Tesla Gigafactory at Austin, Texas is looking to hire more than 10,000 people by 2022. The company will produce Cybertruck, Semi truck, Model 3 sedan, and Model Y mid-size SUV.
What is more interesting in this multi-million company’s job opportunity is that this includes openings for high school graduates as well as those won’t need a college degree to join the most treasured car company in the world. The Tesla’s website currently has over 280 open positions across categories including manufacturing, design, engineering & IT, finance, supply chain, service & energy installation, and more at the Austin factory.
This is not the first time. The car manufacturer is already quite well known for not requiring college degrees for some of its jobs. They are also thinking about recruiting students who can graduate high school and start a career at Tesla while continuing their education. The company has established relationships with Austin Community College, Huston-Tillotson University, the University of Texas, and the Del Valle Independent School District about the latest recruitment drive by Tesla Owners of Austin. The company also have opportunities for entry-level roles, for individuals that are coming from outside manufacturing. The company stated that if they have that passion, have that drive and want to come make a different at Tesla.
Elon Musk himself tweeted about the perks of working in new company as the factory is situated five minutes from the airport and 15 minutes from downtown “Over 10,000 people are needed for Giga Texas just through 2022!
- 5 mins from airport
-15 mins from downtown
- Right on Colorado river”
Surely, it’s a great opportunity for the job seekers!!!