With GF3 and GF4 imminent the NA operations need to unionize ASAP. Just look at how much the big 3 pay UAW workers. Way more per hour 10K+ bonuses, really good healthcare, job security and way better packages than tesla workers.
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39% drop in domestic Tesla sales for q3, and mass production nearing in China = US Tesla layoffs. Tesla may end up being more profitable overall, but it won't save domestic jobs.
Surprising profits in Q3 that have "eerie similarities" to what we saw last year...seems like the next step is another tank of the stock and massive job cuts again. Get them CVs and resumes ready. We all know Musk is about to axe competent workers... — read more
What was that? Debt alarm?
I automatically assumed that Giga 3 will be profitable. Due to margins being surgically removed by Elon, maybe it won't be. Regardless, it's not likely that a full production quarter will ensue until Q2 2020. After a judge ruled that Elon broke... — read more
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
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
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
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
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
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
"All Hands on Deck" is now: All Hands Overboard Hang on!! — 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
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.
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
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
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
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
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...
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?
Heard today that a whole bunch of folks from Tesla's global recruiting team were cut - is this true?
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
I was working for the energy side of things here at the south Phoenix office of what used to be SolarCity. I was hired with many others in mid November of last year and apparently the office itself grew 30% in size over the last 6 months of 2018 or... — read more
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
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
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
There you go: three months wages as a severance payments... Also, they are including stock vesting for the first quarter. You also get two months of health care if you sign a paper (let's call it an agreement) which states you are quitting Tesla will... — read more
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
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
Gigafactory is definitely impacted so far today. We have heard mostly people who are on salary. I have heard of a few people in energy. Also there have been process technicians who were suddenly given demotions. They were technicians and got demoted... — 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.
Share any updates you may have about Tesla Motors Layoffs in 2019 or beyond?
The 7% is not enough so Elon is planning an additional 6% lay-off This may be the end for Tesla — read more
I don't trust that severance package document. What can I do if they don't pay the extra 2 months like it's agreed? It says nothing how to sign up for cobra. Emails to HR will take weeks to get a reply. Funny thing is, some coworkers still going into... — read more