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Technician V

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.


As an Extrusion Engineering Technician, you will focus on advancing the capabilities and services provided by the Plastics Extrusion department. You will partner with the Extrusion Engineers, Operations and Production customers.  In this role you will understand the operational challenges associated with an extrusion specification and translate that to tool and material selection recommendations that result in high yielding manufacturable processes. 


  • Demonstrate a primary committment to patient safety, product quality and compliance with the Quality Manuel and it's governing regulations.
  • Provice first level techincal response to productions issues
  • Categorize and escalete issues to appropriate issues
  • Suppor engnieeering work related design, procurement , fabrication, installation, documentation and qualification of manufacturing equipment, tooling and fixtures
  • Identify and implement cost improvement projects
  • Work with technical team members (cross-functional and multi-site to deliver technical support to extrusion projects)
  • Provide effective Engineering support to production including troubleshooting problems and influencing key decisions
  • Train, mentor and provide direction to Operators
  • Author and route deviation authorization and ECO's

What your background should look like:


H.S. graduate-prefer additional technical training and/or education

Experience using visual inspection systems desired but not required

(3+) Years of mastery in plastics extrusion 

(2+) Medical device experience required 

(3+) years industry experience and mastery of using calibrated metrology equipment to include:

(use of pin gauges, laser micrometers, and ultrasonic measurement systems)




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.


EOE, Including Disability/Vets


Plymouth, MN, US, 55442

City:  Plymouth
State:  MN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  76463
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Technician, Maintenance, Engineer, Electrical, Developer, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering

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