Our mission at PENA is to make the vision of affordable Electric Vehicles a reality by production of the world’s safest, high quality and lowest cost batteries. Through this effort we will create a clean energy society and our products will change society’s use of and perceptions of electric power.

New Career Opportunity | Production Operator

Panasonic Energy of North America (PENA) has partnered with Tesla Motors, Inc. to construct a large-scale advanced battery manufacturing facility known as the Gigafactory near Reno, Nevada. Panasonic's role in the Gigafactory will be to manufacture and supply cylindrical lithium-ion cells and based on the battery demand from Tesla, the Gigafactory is planned to produce 35GWh of cells, which will double the world’s current production!

Tesla Gigafactory

Reno, Nevada

Job Summary/Essential Functions


In this role you will hold a key position within the manufacturing process. The operator role will require the following:

  • Comply with ALL safety working standards along with all environmental safe practices and Haz Mat regulations  
  • Perform precise weight measurements and manage time  
  • Perform daily, operational, routine and periodic maintenance checks.  
  • Perform quality checks using microscopes, micrometer, measuring devices, digital voltmeter (optional), calipers, ruler and other related devices

Why Panasonic?

  • Stimulating Work Environment and Collaborative Culture  
  • Competitive Compensation and 5 Weeks Paid Time Off  
  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $10,000 per year  
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package including Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans, as well as Short and Long Term Disability  
  • Retirement Savings with Employer match of 50% up to 8%