Hello All, I got an offer from Tesla Digital Experience department for a Sr. Software Engineering role. This is a full time position based in Fremont, CA. I am skeptical about signing the offer as there is so much negative news about Tesla. Can some... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Tesla, Inc
95000 deliveries. High Q2 volume for Tesla Energy sector. $400,000,000+ loss This is what happens when your CEO is in over his head. He's not a CEO. Never has been, never will be. He simply retains a vain title. He is as clueless as the... — read more
Elon hyped up, pumped up, built up, Tesla to sell it and get himself out filthy rich at exactly the right time. He postponed the $10B of debt to later years when he would be gone. Unfortunately, his plan failed. In addition to that failure, pump and... — read more
Allegedly, Tesla is hiring at Fremont. They gonna call back those former employees they "laid off"???? NOOOO!!!!!!! WHY??? Because they were FIRED WITHOUT CAUSE OHHHHHH! — read more
An email from Elon: 6/25/2019, 8:11 A.M. PDT As you may have noticed, there is a lot of speculation regarding our vehicle deliveries this quarter. The reality is that we are on track to set an all-time record, but it will be very close. However, if... — read more
I have noticed that when I wear Tesla apparel in public it's cumbersome. I won't do it any longer. It's tedious enough that we are expected to perform HR/Trainer/Safety/Security responsibilities, in addition to our primary manufacturing mandates. Who... — read more
Approval is shrinking due to so many dedicated and valuable employees being being fired without cause, while allowing cliquish cronies that are nearly useless to keep their high salaries, including jv HR that let's anyone and everyone in. Word of... — read more
Source below. This is all based on Glassdoor data, so take it with a grain of salt. I would not be surprised if folks with Short positions are manipulating this to an extent, but I also feel that there is a real problem happening as well. At jobs... — read more
Tesla does not recycle anything, or dispose of any of their industrial waste responsibly, unless you consider shipping all waste off to China or some other filthy nation that hates and harms the earth with LANDFILLS the size of New York City.
Yeah, glorious times are gone for good. Morale is so low that it started showing on company review sites. Haven’t written any of those reviews myself, but this is exactly how I feel these days. And I still have a job... — read more
Is it true that there is no night shift or weekend production at Fremont???
https://www.digitaltrends.com/cars/tesla-is-dying-and-this-is-how-it-will-end/ There are not many broad-stroke articles that are accurate from top-to-bottom out there, but this one may be. — read more
Let's be crystal clear; Tesla NEVER lays anyone off, they FIRE THEM without cause. Tesla never calls former employees back to work, do they?! That means Elon, the board, human resources, and most salaried employees loathe those they have fired for no... — read more
Father was laid-off 5 months ago in Jan. He worked production. On a Thursday morning, he tried to swipe his card to get into the factory and could not. He had to stand to the side, humiliated, before his manager came out 30 mins later to tell him he... — read more
It appears as if investors are becoming wise concerning Elon's unfounded hype and premature, grandiose fantasies. Many that are truly in touch with reality will be shocked if TSLA is even 140/share in August. — read more
Is it just me, or does Tesla seem to desire to run off all their dependable, intelligent, good workers, and then flood in masses of unscreened, generally useless felons, 18 year-olds and folks that can't provide proof of age? A d--g screen trailer is... — read more
"All Hands on Deck" is now: All Hands Overboard Hang on!! — read more
The blood bath May is around the corner. There is a lot of planning and calculation to get rid of folks across different departments (seen this in manufacturing and heard from others). This was planned few months ahead to reduce dependency on people.
Standing tough under adhesive fumes, fiberglass spurs and powdercoatnadoes We can tell This Nevada desert mirage is in sight You've got to admit it At this point in time that it's clear The future looks green On that train, all lithium and cobalt... — read more
$700,000,000 loss. Pathetic; and all Elon can do is spew more fantasies. I'm over it — read more
Wednesday, April 24th at 2:30 PST
Tesla has three solid autos, a few billion worth of high tech equipment and parts, and a fairly low percentage -- shrinking perpetually -- of stellar employees; Nothing more, nothing less. That's the actual sum of complete reality, so ignore most... — read more
Tesla is 8 layoffs away from firing all but the elitist smugs. Tesla is 5 layoffs away from firing the ones that actually make Tesla autos fully materialize. Just look at the percentages. Let the countdown begin on April 20 (or May 1 -- MAY DAY!). — read more
Mass firing coming before May. Not even hourly red badges are safe. New layoffs will be pending during May, and beyond, since 1st quarter disappoints, and HR let anyone and everyone into Giga 1 last year. It's getting sporty. Godspeed — read more
This article claims he laid off exactly 420 people, and he's had a thing for the number 420. Wondering if the number 420 was just coincidental, or purposefully met... — read more
There is another bond payment of around 1.5 billion due next March. Shanghai is not free; Likely will tap the rest of cash reserves, along with general operating expenses and Buffalo blunders. Stock will likely go stagnant rest of year due to poor... — read more
Anyone want to work for free since your likely axed by the end of the year anyway? Let's just do everything for Tesla for free. That way there are no more layoffs! — read more
Is Tesla Energy ever going to blossom, or is Giga 2 as defunct as some claim? Where is the Tesla solar grid? (Lower 48 grid) I almost want to call BS, but I don't want to jump the gun. At least 90% of Tesla autos surely are charged via coal and... — read more
I read that 800+ are getting cut at Freemont; Lot of service techs and 40 supervisors. Another 100+ from hq, and a few more from some warehouse in Cali. This is important info about coming layoffs that needed to be seen by more people. i hope... — read more
Remember when working at Tesla had the added benefit of job security? It really wasn't that long ago... How did we go from that point to nobody being safe so quickly? What happened? Also, am I the only one who fears things will only get worse from... — read more
There has been a lot of people talking about layoffs happening on March 20. Any official news yet? Any idea about severance package offered?
Any thoughts on what department might be hit next? I think we are (sadly) at a point where not many of us can feel safe at Tesla anymore...
Heard today that a whole bunch of folks from Tesla's global recruiting team were cut - is this true?
Tesla is in the middle of a quite chaotic sales strategy transition and now employees are being told that Tesla is freezing current store closures and layoffs at least until the end of the month... — read more
Tesla will cut 81 more jobs at its Fremont, Calif., plant, bringing the total layoffs this month at its main factory to 883. The additional job cuts, revealed in an updated filing with California’s Employment Development Department dated March 1... — read more
To say that this should not have been handled like this would be an understatement. Tesla Announced Layoffs to Public Before Telling Employees: Report... — read more
It used to be that innovation would keep us profitable - when did that change to layoffs? Talk about a U-turn... Tesla used to stand for something. That doesn't seem to be the case anymore. This time it's retail, it will not be long before more of us... — read more
I know I'm most definitely not. Tesla employees are most afraid of layoffs at their company, according to a survey of more than 8,000 tech workers by workplace chat app Blind... — read more
Tally: 802 peeps got the axe in Fremont, my wife is one of them... 78 cut jn Palo Alto HQ and 137 in Lathrop (warehouses). There is a ton of anxiety in Fremont, people are spent.
I was laid off after 6 years in the Energy Division. I was hired on when we were SolarCity. Over the last 2 years I was give $17,000,00 in performance bonuses for the work I did. When I was laid off, those bonuses were wiped away. So, I guess you and... — read more