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About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity is a $13 billion global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With nearly 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.


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.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • 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.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Supply Chain Managers are responsible for the timely, cost-effective procurement, inventory control, planning and quality control of production materials. They ensure the availability of materials in the supply chain, as scheduled, and the maintenance of inventory at the established levels. They coordinate and integrate the flow of materials and information among suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and customers, identifying opportunities for improving efficiency, effectiveness and capabilities of the supply chain. Resources are focused on continuous improvement of the movement of materials through production processes, and the establishment of key performance metrics and benchmarks to monitor actual performance against goals.

Responsible for the management of the materials requisitions, PO’s and Schedule agreements releases and scheduling, as they relate to order fulfilment and inventory management. Candidate must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment of buying and planning, including the management of inventory levels in order to achieve Business Unit cash-flow expectations.

Tasks Summary & Responsibilities

    Strong understanding of ERP System (SAP) in modules such as: Purchasing, PP, WM, etc.
    Review and release material purchase orders (Raw Material, Semi-Finished and/or manufactured parts) to cover requirements and support customer demand, maintaining Inventory levels within target.
    Review and Execute exception codes (messages) in system (example: 10, 15 and 20) for planned purchase orders or pending approvals, since they indicate a situation (Purchase Orders Placement, Changes and/or Cancellations) that need an action to prevent Inventory Excess, Material Shortages, etc.
    Plan and execute system messages. Review and release system customer blocks with established frequency to maintain STR performance within goal and avoid Past Due.
    Follow the appropriate escalation process to communicate on time any situation that could put in risk the normal performance of the business.
    Track Shipments from supplier thru receiving, coordinating with logistics, customs, cross-dock, GLOG warehouse and receiving inspection to ensure on-time delivery.
    Monthly Review of Materials excess and obsolescence and follow procedure for proper disposition.
    Analysis of safety stock levels to meet the changing sales trends / customer demand changes. 
    Identify areas of improvement and implement preventive and corrective actions in the supply chain area.
    Work closely with purchasing team to improve supplier’s performance.
    Review and maintain related parameters for part numbers assigned. 
    More activities can be assigned by supervisor or manager as they are required to comply with the job role. 
    Aid VSM and Materials Manager in achievement of performance targets, including delivery (STR), inventory value, and cost avoidance/cost reduction.
    Serve as cross functional liaison to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction.
    Perform tasks following Standard Work to ensure position requirements are executed according to plan.   
    Support the TEOA initiatives which are related to Lean Production (e.g. Value Stream Mapping, Pull Flow, Inventory Reduction) to ensure that assigned or requested tasks are accomplished.
    Must follow all TE policies, protocols and trainings related to Safety and TE Ethics and Compliance courses.
    It performs actions to reduce environmental impact, as well as activities for compliance with ISO14001.
    Authority to stop a process in which there is the possibility of harming the environment or/and that is outside environmental legal compliance.
    Consider previously authorized suppliers by Strategic Sourcing Team respecting the Supplier Requirements for Product Environmental Compliance

What your background should look like:

    Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain or related engineering discipline. Or Equivalent.
    Minimum 3+ years of experience as Planner/Buyer.
    Understanding of Lean Concepts (Standard Work, Visual Management, KanBan, 5S, etc.) through PDCA. 
    Experience working in automotive plants.
    Fluent in English, both written and spoken.
    Expertise in Computer skills (SAP R/3, MS Excel, Power Point, and Word).
    Strong analytical and organization skills.
    Trained in APICS CPIM modules.
    Knowledge of IATF 16949 and ISO 14001
    Follow the Company’s policies and Rules
    Follow the Quality System and Environmental System 
    Knowledge in Environmental and Safety Procedures.
    Knowledge of Safety and Environment Regulations that apply to the company.
    Knowledge of the environmental management system and impacts and environmental aspects.

Key Behaviours

    Commitment with the Company’s Values
    Leading by example, coaching and mentoring as required 
    Self-starter and customer oriented. 
    Team Player.
    Capability to drive and sustain performance improvements.
    Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
    Communicates effectively at all organization’s levels, both orally and in writing.
    Complies with the Internal Labor Regulations and the Federal Labor Act. 
    Meets and enforces the requirements of IATF 16949 and ISO 14001.
    Complies with Environmental and Safety Regulations and Procedures. 
    Complies with the Safety and Environment Regulations that apply to the company. 
    Meets and enforces the objectives of the 5S'S philosophy.
    Meets the objectives of the Ethical Conduct Guide. 
    Meets TE Connectivity Values goals

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 


Hermosillo, SON, MX, 83118

City:  Hermosillo
State:  SON
Country/Region:  MX
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  76951
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement

Job Segment: Procurement, Engineer, ERP, Developer, Warehouse, Operations, Technology, Engineering, Manufacturing

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