Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

The Aerospace, Defense and Marine (Aerospace, Defense and Marine or AD&M) business unit of TE is part of the Industrial Solutions segment (Industrial Solutions) and is a world leader in the design of components and electrical interconnection solutions that are used for applications in extreme and rigorous environments. These interconnection solutions make possible applications of avionics, jet and propulsion engine management, flight controls, grounding systems and on-board entertainment (EAB) for today's "connected aircraft". This capability is extended to military, marine, aviation, space, land and drone vehicles, as well as oil and gas exploration of open-ocean deposits. TE offers solutions for enhanced connectivity that work and resist in the most extreme environments on Earth, from the deepest oceans to the ends of space. In your relentless activities to save space and weight, improve data delivery and power, you will find that AD&M is ready to collaborate with your design team to help you present your product more quickly in the market with smarter and better interconnect solutions.

Job Overview

Job Title: CNC Setter / Operator

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 inclusive of shift premium (depending on experience)

Location: Hastings


TE Connectivity's CNC Machinists prepare detailed numerical control programs for use in production on numerical controlled machinery; they run the EDM, including programming, setup and operation. 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

  • To set and operate first operation CNC machines and support with setting and/or operating second operation machines as required ensuring parts are to the correct quality specified on the drawing and routing instructions, in line with the fundamental rules of component manufacture.
  • To assist in the training of others as required.
  • To understand priorities and to work towards achieving delivery objectives.
  • To work to maintain and improve time standards so that late jobs may be minimised.
  • To maintain a high level of house-keeping at all times in order that 5S+1 and health and safety standards may be maintained.
  • To make small fixtures and grind tools when necessary.
  • To observe health and safety regulations as laid down in company procedures and Government legislation.
  • To ensure all required maintenance is carried out in accordance to TPM plan.
  • To adhere to company procedures at all times.
  • When required, to carry out TEOA/KAISAN activities.
  • To carry out any other reasonable tasks as may be requested from time to time.


Experience Required

  • A good basic standard of education is required with an engineering bias. 
  • The ability to follow standard works instructions is essential.   
  • Capable of working in a methodical way, with minimum supervision.
  • Experience of machine tools would be an advantage. 
  • HNC, HND or equivilent would be an advantage.  


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


St Leonards on Sea, ESX, GB, TN38 9RP

Alternative Locations:  Hastings
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  44855

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