Materials Planning/Production Scheduler


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

In this role, your role focuses on maximizing the materials strategy of TE's US Energy plant. You will schedule production lines in accordance with customer orders, ensure materials are available as needed, perform analyses on material orders to maximze warehouse space and cast, and be part of a 4-person team. In this fast-paced environment, you will be responsible for a product line within a 250-person site in Fuquay-Varina.

What you will be doing...

  • Arrange the manufacture or the purchase of stock to meet promised deliveries against customer orders, to monitor inventory levels and production loading and to best utilize the resources of the department.
  • Responsible for control of inventory levels; depending on demand to ensure sufficient stock is available whilst at the same time ensuring an optimum stock turn – through effective planning and requisitioning of componentry.
  • Receive requests for expedites from customer service organization and decide on appropriate action to meet the needs of our customers.
  • Determine priorities, liaising as required with other internal functions e.g. product management and customer service group.
  • Work with manufacturing to agree a plan and communicate this across the organization.
  • Ensure order status are complete and any changes do not cause delays
  • Responsible for delivering BU key performance index as for ACCLT, STS, STR etc.

What your background should look like...

  • BA/BS degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience required.
  • APICS or equivalent qualification in planning with a prior experience in a manufacturing environment desirable.
  • Computer literate with an understanding of MS Office
  • Strong communication skills, the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment, work collaboratively with your peers and train others if needed.
  • 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 a competitive “total rewards” compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive, and meets the needs of our employees.


Generous 401(k) Plan
100% Tuition Reimbursement
Benefits start on day one
Charity Donation Matching Program
Competitive Paid Time Off
Employee Resource Groups
Employee Stock Purchase Program
Healthcare for Associates and Families 
Health and Wellness Incentives
Life Insurance and Disability Protection
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.

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27526, NC, US, 27526

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Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Travel:  Less than 10%

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh

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