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Production Operator III (Pidge Tape/Assembly Setup) (4th or 5th shift)

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

Job Overview

Shift: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, & 5th shift openings

Department: Plastigrip

As Production Operator III, you will:

  • Sets up and adjusts semi-automatic machines that perform cut-off, insertion, or forming of material to produce a completed part.
  • Perform set-up and adjustments on less complex hand assembly machines.
  • Responsible for ensuring continuous operations by performing readjustments, fixing jams and misfeeds.
  • Performs in-process quality inspection and testing using but not limited to comparator, micrometers, dial calipers, microscopes, rulers and gages.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot, and repair mechanical components on manufacturing machinery, replacing parts as needed.
  • Responsible for in-process and final inspection of terminals to ensure that QIP specifications are met and that product is processed to print requirements.
  • Responsible for performing routine Preventative Maintenance on machines.
  • Responsible for preparing finished parts to be taken by Material Handling.
  • Ability to run multiple machines at the same time.
  • Assist in training other associates on an as needed basis.
  • Flexibility to respond to multiple assignments. 
  • Cross train in related departments to provide surge capacity or gap coverage.


Click here to learn more about Life at TE.

$500 sign on bonus

What your background should look like:


  • Experience with manufacturing machine set-up.
  • Working knowledge of hand tools and print reading.
  • Will work overtime to support production goals as needed.
  • A safety/quality conscious attitude working in a team environment.
  • Experience with SAP is preferred but not required. 
  • This position requires access to information which is subject to stringent controls under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. lawful permanent resident, person granted asylee status in the U.S., or person admitted into the U.S. as a refugee.


Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift/push/pull and carry a minimum weight of 50 lbs.
  • Frequently required to extend arms and hands between knees & shoulders; frequent holding and grasping with hands.
  • Frequent standing and walking is required in this job.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity is a 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 approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat 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.



State:  PA
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  72532
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

Job Segment: Assembly, Industrial, ERP, Developer, Equipment Operator, Manufacturing, Technology

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