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Electrical Maintenance Technician

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 (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. .

The scope of this role is to service and repair production equipment as directed by the Maintenance Lead.


Night Shift: Monday - Thursday 22:00 - 06:00. Friday 18:00 - 00:00
Competitive salary + Night shift allowance 

(Initial training for the role will take place Monday to Friday, rotating weekly from 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm with the existing team)


Job Title: Maintenance Technician

Job Overview

This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified and experienced Technician to join our Maintenance Team, predominantly supporting our Wire and Cable Manufacturing Facility as part of a dedicated team with Electrical and Mechanical skill sets. The Maintenance Team is a vital part of our Production Facility, ensuring that the equipment is serviced to schedule and breakdowns are resolved quickly. This facility manufactures wires and cables from raw conductors and we use Extrusion, Twisting, Wrapping, Spooling, Braiding, Marking, Packing and Radiation Beam equipment to make custom cables. You will need to react to unscheduled problems with equipment and be able to diagnose complex electrical or mechanical faults with minimal support. You may also need to move from one machine to another and back again where production priorities dictate.  Following a training period, you will be expected to work independently, with minimal supervision.


Job Responsibilities

•    Day to day hands-on maintenance of key production equipment dealing with breakdowns, Total Preventative Maintenance tasks and Overall Equipment Effectiveness improvements programmes.
•    To ensure so far as is reasonably practicable that all production equipment is maintained to the highest standards and that machine production downtime is kept to a minimum.
•    To work in a safe manner at all times not putting themselves or others at risk from their actions.
•    This role requires the individual to be able to communicate well across all levels, both internally and externally.
•    The role requires the individual to take responsibility for the identification of spare parts from suppliers and requesting the raising of internal order requisitions.
•    To accurately determine faults, repair and maintain specialist production equipment including but not limited to Extruders, Braiders, Radiation Beams and other Reel to Reel machinery.

What your background should look like:

•    Candidates should have completed an approved apprenticeship or similar level experience.
•    Proven experience of working within a maintenance position.
•    Flexibility to switch between different machines needing different disciplines.
•    An 18th Edition qualification would be an advantage.
•    Able to use Tool Room Equipment such as Lathes, Mills, Pillar Drills and Abrasive Wheels.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  SWD
Country/Region:  GB
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  76840
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Job Segment: Maintenance, Technician, Electrical, Night, Facilities, Manufacturing, Technology, Engineering, Operations

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