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Tool and Process Manager (m/f)

Requisition ID:  12104
Location:  Bensheim, HE, DE, 64625
Alternative Locations: 
Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Employment Experience:  3-5 years
Travel:  10% to 25%

Segment: Transportation Solutions 

Business Unit: Automotive 

Building: HE-Bensheim-511 


Band/Level: 5-3-C 

Hiring Manager: FRANK TERHART 

Recruiter: Inken Diederich 

Relocation:Yes - Domestic 

Travel: 10% to 25% 

Employee Referral Amount: €800.00 

Education Experience: Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years) 

Employment Experience: 3-5 years

Company Information

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS –

TE Automotive is one of the leading providers of advanced automobile connectivity solutions. We enable nearly every electronic function in the car -- from alternative power systems to infotainment and sensor technologies – all in a harsh environment. No matter which technology path OEMs choose to innovate for the connected car, we’re committed to helping our customers meet evolving challenges and requirements.

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


  • Core Team Member Manufacturing im Customer Focus Team.
  • Interface zu Project Management, PE und den Competence Centern, Schnittstelle zu den Tool Shops in EMEA.
  • Zentraler Ansprechpartner für die Industrialisierung von Projekten.
  • Selbstständige Betreuung der Erstellung von Spritzgusswerkzeugen im In- und Ausland
  • Fragt für Prototypen Werkzeuge und Teile an, führt Konzeptanfragen bei den Competence Centers für alle Arten von Werkzeugen und Anlagen durch.
  • Bereitet Prozess- und Werkzeuginformationen vor für Kalkulationen und Managemententscheidungen.
  • Mitarbeit bei Abmusterungen und Inbetriebnahmen bei unseren Lieferanten, sowie Endabnahme der Werkzeuge in unseren Werken
  • Überwacht Zeit, Qualität und Kosten in Werkzeugprojekten.
  • Ist verantwortlich für Prüfung und Freigabe von Werkzeugen beim Werkzeughersteller.
  • Eskalationsmanagement beim Kunden




  • Erfolgreich abgeschlossene Weiterbildung zum staatlich geprüften Techniker Kunststofftechnik, Maschinentechnik bzw. abgeschlossene Ausbildung zum Werkzeugmechaniker
  • Breite Kenntnisse in Werkzeugbau und Prozessen
  • Fundierte Kenntnisse im Project Management.
  • Flexibilität, Mobilität und Engagement sowie Bereitschaft zu gelegentlichen Dienstreisen
  • Sicheres Auftreten, Kommunikationsfähigkeit und Teamfähigkeit
  • Agieren in einer Matrixorganisation
  • Gute bis sehr gute Kenntnisse in Deutsch und Englisch ist Voraussetzung.
  • Führerschein Klasse B


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

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