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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.

Key Responsibilities

The industrial maintenance mechanic shall maintain, repair, and/or install new equipment  in an industrial plant. Work is often under time constraints to help achieve the plant operating 
efficiency goals of a 24/7 operation. The successful candidate must be analytical, detail oriented, safety conscious, and enjoys a challenging work environment with many opportunities to develop and grow 
within the organization.

•    Analyze, troubleshoot, and repair laser welding and cutting equipment 
•    Handle complex assignments requiring independent action and initiative
•    Perform preventive, predictive, and corrective maintenance on laser equipment
•    Discuss technical data with engineers and other maintenance technicians as required
•    Work with engineering to modify and/or improve existing laser equipment to enhance its operation
•    Fabricate and assemble parts into completed units, using jigs, fixtures, hand and power tools
•    Participate in problem solving activities 
•    Support process and equipment improvements and development of new equipment or processes
•    Design fixtures, generate schematics, drawings, and process instructions
•    Write reports to communicate and document technical issues
•    Train others in areas of expertise
•    Initiate purchase requests for parts and supplies
•    May plan and coordinate activities of others, lead cross functional teams, including outside contacts
•    May support facilities maintenance and other duties as assigned by engineers and manager
•    Observe and support all safety and ethics policies

What your background should look like:

•    Ability to visualize parts of lasers to be maintained or repaired
•    Ability to interpret blueprints, sketches, models or other visual aids.
•    Ability to get along with others and work in a team environment
•    Ability to act independently with minimal supervision
•    Ability to be innovative and creative, adapt to change
•    Available for occasional calls on weeknights and weekends
•    Maintain a cheerful, positive, can-do attitude, being responsive and approachable
•    Knowledge of and experience with lasers, electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems
•    Knowledge of and experience with the use of measuring tools, hand and power tools
•    Knowledge of and experience with MS Excel and MS Word
•    Knowledge of and experience with machining is preferred
•    Welding and fabrication experience is a plus
•    Bending, stooping, and /or remain in a standing position for extended periods of time
•    Applies knowledge, skills, judgment and initiative to complete a wide range of difficult tasks. 
•    Requires a High School Diploma/GED and 4 years of related experience or local equivalent.
•    AA Degree in related discipline or local equivalent and 2 years of related experience is preferred.


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 more than 85,000 employees, including over 8,000 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:  84340
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Maintenance, Hydraulics, QC, Engineer, Electrical, Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality

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