SolarCity has commenced its hiring push for entry-level jobs at its Buffalo factory, which will eventually host 1,500 workers. The 1.2-million-square-foot facility is expected to begin production by summer.
Available roles include manufacturing specialists, shipping and receiving clerks and material handlers. SolarCity says salaries will be at local market rate and full-time positions will include a full benefits package with health, vision and dental insurance.
The application process includes: applying online here, taking a basic math and reading comprehension test, doing a phone interview and subsequent in-person interview with SolarCity personnel, a manual dexterity assessment and, finally, a job offer.
Other roles include process and equipment engineers, operations supervisors, facilities technicians/engineers, equipment maintenance personnel, environmental health and safety personnel and administrative/accounting/IT. Salaries will be at current local market rate. All full-time positions will include training and full benefits package with health, vision, dental insurance.