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Plating Operator II - 3rd Shift


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.

As today’s homes are becoming more connected, TE Appliances continues to dedicate resources to develop innovative connectivity solutions to support the most capable and complex home appliances in the market. TE Appliance products can be found in home applications consumers use on a daily basis- large and small- and continue to provide the best solutions for always-on connectivity needed for the home of today and tomorrow. Our customers partner with us as we are able to provide a broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions for home appliances, lighting, HVAC, security, and many more applications.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Plating Teams operate assigned automated plating machinery, ensure component flow, troubleshoot and correct machinery issues to ensure quality and productivity. They perform changeovers and setups according to production schedule, perform quality checks according to established processes and document the results as required by our quality procedures. Every team member is responsible for maintaining housekeeping and organization of the work area as well as following TE Connectivity's EH&S policies and procedures.


This is an entry level position requiring basic mechanical/technical skills. We will provide on-the-job training to candidates who have a desire to learn and grow within the organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Operate and adjust plating lines
  • Perform quality checks of products and assure good product
  • Load change reels
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Must possess the ability to coordinate and move product from one department to another
  • Operate pallet jacks and other material handling devices
What your background should look like:

Education / Experience: 

  • Knowledge of plating processes and production lines.
  • Basic arithmetic and the ability to work with alpha-numeric part numbers
  • Physical requirements include being able to lift 35-40 lbs and move racks of product weighing 700 lbs. 
  • Basic knowledge of Plating and reeling process. 
  • Full time employees must not have a documented procedural error.


Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 44 lbs safely & dependably
  • Must be able to carry a minimum weight of 44 lbs safely & dependably
  • Must be able to push a minimum of 80 lbs safely & dependably
  • Must be able to pull a minimum of 80 lbs safely & dependably
  • Constant standing and frequent walking is required in this job

***This description provides the general nature and level of work performed. This posting is not intended to be an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or qualifications assigned to the job.***

Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Jonestown, PA, US, 17038

Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  52256
Alternative Locations: 

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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