Tesla fired several hundred employees

Tesla уволила несколько сотен сотрудников

Tesla employs more than 33 thousand people

The dismissal was a complete surprise.

Corporation Tesla businessman Elon musk fired this week several hundred employees in various divisions. This writes The Mercury News.

According to sources, these layoffs come as a surprise, because they are not warned in advance. Jobs were lost from 400 to 700 people, including managers and technical specialists.

It is first and foremost about the staff, which was engaged in the manufacture of cars Model X and Model S, as well as those who worked on projects in the energy company SolarCity. The deal on its purchase of Tesla shut down in November 2016.

The publication also refers to the official representatives of Tesla, who claimed that the recent personnel decisions have been the result of the annual review of the performance of the company and not even call them lay-offs in the truest sense of the word.

“As in any other company, especially where more than 33 thousand people, the related performance sometimes lead to the breakup with the staff, – said the representative of the press service of the company. – Tesla continues to grow and hires new employees throughout the world.”

As reported Корреспондент.net, the day before Tesla announced the recall of 11 million crossover model X. the Reason is a possible problem with the rear folding seats.

Recall that Tesla has lagged behind the planned targets of the debut mass production electric car Model 3.

Musk showed a video of the production Tesla Model 3