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2nd Shift 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

Are you looking for a fast paced and growing business to join? Do you pride yourself on completing meaningful and quality work?  If so, TE wants you!  We are looking for motivated, dependable and team- oriented Assembly Operators to join our growing medical device manufacturing team in Plymouth, MN.  At TE, our assembly teams are at the core of our business and play a critical role in manufacturing lifesaving products for our customers every day. These roles exist to support production and to ensure that our customer commitments are met, on-time, every time.

Job Responsibilities

Our commitment to our associates includes offering total rewards benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive, and meet the changing needs of our team members.

  • The opportunity to build lifesaving products for our customers
  • Competitive base pay based on experience; $17.50/hour starting rate with a 10% 2nd shift premium pay.
  • Annual pay increases based on company & individual performance
  • $2000 employee referral program
  • 401(k) retirement savings with generous company match
  • Tuition reimbursement to support your development and education goals
  • Clean, temperature controlled, HEPA filtered, primarily seated work environment
  • 10 weeks of paid maternal and paternal time off and ease back to work
  • Competitive paid time off
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits for team members and their families with benefits starting day one, company funded health savings accounts and company paid short-term and long-term disability.
  • Comfortable company paid uniforms

*Saturday Overtime is required for our Assembly Positions.

What your background should look like:

•Troubleshoot and make complex adjustments and repairs. This would include: major adjustments and changeovers (e.g., bend stations, insertion stations) replacing sensors, punches, dies and adjusting housing feed.
•Operate assigned automated assembly machines, stock components, identify and re-set machine faults, clear jams, restart production, remove and package finished product. Perform changeovers and setups including tooling adjustment, pin out, keying features and feed adjustment based on associated standards.
•Perform quality checks per the quality inspection plan (QIP). Document specified measurements per print at required intervals using, height indicator, ram optic, gages as well as completing visual checks under a microscope.
•Complete traceability log, repair log, pro job ticket and scrap form. Report completed production.
•Conduct 5S – Housekeeping and organization.  Remove and empty scrap collectors as required.  Remove trash.
•Assist shift Group Leader as assigned with machine assignment and other various tasks.
•Perform daily/weekly/monthly preventive maintenance. - Train other employees on changeovers and adjustments.
•Prioritize work assignments to ensure that production continues
•Perform all other work related duties as assigned.


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 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.


EOE, Including Disability/Vets



State:  MN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  80373
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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