Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

TE's Energy business unit, part of the Industrial Solutions segment, offers a wide range of reliable and cost-effective products for the electrical power industry. Our position as a leading supplier of electrical components enables us to design next-generation products. For over 60 years, we have worked closely with our customers around the globe to develop innovative solutions to ever-changing challenges, known under names such as Axicom, Crompton Instruments and Simel. Some of the industries that we serve include energy generation, distribution, and transmission.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Manufacturing Engineering Teams are process leaders for stamping, molding or assembly related topics, ensuring the processes are running at optimum levels for quality and output. They are experts in mold tooling, die tooling, machining, and assembly techniques, possessing extensive knowledge of the associated manufacturing processes which may include the optimization and standardization of stamping / molding / assembly or other processes within the manufacturing environment. Manufacturing Engineering Teams enable the TE business unit plants to reach TE Operating Advantage (TEOA) requirements, roll out Centers of Excellence (COE), Best Demonstrated Practices (BDP’s) and advise plants on tool and machine duplications / corrections / improvements. They design and develop manufacturing process and automation platforms and apply them for the realization of new product developments as well as optimization of existing products already in production. The Teams also support Product Development in the selection and optimization of tools for piece part production and the selection of the most suitable manufacturing concepts relative to planned manufacturing quantities, quality requirements and manufacturing location. They act as interface between engineering and production to ensure manufacturability of new designs and smooth production ramp up as well as support the research & development teams to produce sample manufacturing equipment, product samples and prototypes.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

As a Manufacturing Engineering Technician in the Thermoforming Department, the primary job responsibilities will be the following:

  • Trouble-shooting processing problems for new and/or existing tools
  • New product/tool start-up
  • Programming of 5 axis CNC machinery 
  • Design/fabrication of trimming fixtures
  • Creation of simple 2D drawings to document fixture design
  • Creation of Standard Work documentation
  • Training of production operators in the operation of equipment
  • Assist area engineer in process improvements effecting safety, quality, productivity
  • Utilize SPC and other numerical methods to improve the product quality
  • General documentation creation and control


What your background should look like...

  • Associates degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience required.
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment desirable.
  • Computer literate with an understanding of MS Office
  • Root cause analysis & Continuous Improvement Innitiatives
  • Strong communication skills, the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment
  • Self-motivation - be able to work under pressure, be flexible, reliable and able to deliver results according to specific targets in direct support of departmental goals and objectives.


What TE Connectivity offers…

  • We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Healthcare for associates and their families, including eligible domestic partners
  • Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
  • Life insurance and disability protection
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement benefits (401k matching) and more


Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
  • Budgets/Cost Control
  • Communication
  • Computer Skills
  • Creativity/Innovation
  • Adaptability/Flexibility
  • Dependability
  • Problem Solving/Analysis


27526, NC, US, 27526

Alternative Locations: 
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  42793

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh

Job Segment: Industrial, Technician, Engineer, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Technology, Engineering

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