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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

TE Connectivity’s Technical Engineering Support Teams analyze, test and assist in research for the development of products and processes. Team members may specialize in quality control or assurance, chemical manufacturing processes, metals, electrical connectors and components, process development, materials, and/or instrumentation. They may also handle calibration, displays, network control, mold development and audiovisual work or environmental health and safety. The Technical Engineering Support Teams are responsible for the completion of assigned engineering projects within budgetary and scheduling guidelines. They plan, prioritize, and manage multiple engineering projects; prioritize tasks and assign team members to ensure that the team's overall resources are used effectively and that project deadlines are met. They evaluate and authorize changes that significantly impact the scope, budget, or timeline of a project. At times, they may work directly with customers to understand needs, gather customer requirements, identify resources and assess project risks. They create, develop, plan, write and edit operational, instructional, maintenance or test procedures for paper, multimedia or web-based publication, for non-technical and technical users.

Primary Responsibilities, Tasks & Deliverables:

This is a 1st shift position in the TE Connectivity Product Development Center.  
Depending on prior experience and skill level our technicians are expected to perform various machining, fitting and assembly operations to construct prototype CNC components, gages and other tools to prove out engineering concepts and produce sample products.  As necessary, sets up and operates shop equipment such as lathe, milling machine, drill press, surface grinder and various brands of CNC machines.  Technicians typically work with a wide variety of materials.  
Successful candidate must have a high degree of skill in at least one of the following:
•    CNC setup/programmer


What your background should look like:

Metal working apprenticeship, trade school or a minimum of 5 years in the metal working trade with demonstrated success working with engineer’s sketches, rough drawings, as well as formal drawings and model files.  
Must be proficient on the following:
•    surface grinder 
•    vertical milling machine
•    lathe
•    Esprit or similar Cam programming
•    CAD understanding (Creo, Space Claim, etc.)  
Must have the ability to develop working sketches and plan the sequence of operations to achieve specified tolerances, necessary features and complete work in a minimum time frame. Must be able to work to very fine tolerances. Work independently or as part of a team on larger jobs.  Needs good communication skills while interfacing at all levels including peers, supervision, managers, and engineers.  Candidate must be able to adapt to rapid engineering changes during the development of prototypes as engineering objectives or customer requirements change.  Must be open minded with good listening skills and willingness to accept other opinions regarding the processing of prototype samples.  


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  PA
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  78972
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

Job Segment: CNC, Developer, Engineer, Electrical, Programmer, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering

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