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1st Shift R&D Assembly Operator I

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

Position Overview 

TE Connectivity's Assembly Teams operate assigned automated assembly 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.

Responsibilities & Qualifications
The Assembly Operator will be working as part of a team in assembling medical device products while maintaining high quality / performance standards on all Creganna Medical products.  

•    Reads work orders, follows production drawings and sample assemblies, or receives verbal instructions regarding duties to be performed.
•    Ability to perform and demonstrate all Manufacturing procedures after training.
•    Accurately complete all essential documents (i.e., Lab Notebooks, Device Master Records (DMR’s), Lot History Records (LHR’s), Inspection Records and Validation Documentation).
•    Positions and aligns parts in specified relationship to each other in jig, fixture, or other holding device.
•    Crimps, stakes, screws, bolts, rivets, welds, solders, cements, press fits, or perform similar operations to join or secure parts in place.
•    Performs intermediate assembly tasks, such as pad printing, adhesive bonding, hot air bonding, balloon bonding, etching wires, swaging shafts, fusing skiving shafts, folding, marking, braiding, coiling, and perform leak testing.
•    Adjusts and trims materials from components to achieve specified medical or dimensional characteristics.
•    Performs online go-not-go testing and inspection to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards.
•    Packages finished assemblies or subassemblies in clear plastic bags.
•    Ability to inspect work-in-process to documented quality standards to ensure parts and assemblies meet production specifications and standards. 
•    May be required to perform training based on business need and skill set.

What your background should look like:

•    High School Diploma/GED required 
•    0 to 2 or more years of related work experience and/or training
•    Experience and/or training in using a microscope in assembly, working with different types of catheter materials, or other similar medical devices with small parts in a manufacturing environment is preferred
•    Ability to read, write and speak proficiently in English


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

What We Offer


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 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:  MN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  54727
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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