Last updated 1 hours ago
Location:Jonestown, Pennsylvania
Job Type:Full Time

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world.

$3,000 Sign On Bonus!!

Benefits and Compensation:

Minimum starting rate: $19.95/hour inclusive of shift differential for swing shift; adjusted based on experience, if applicable

Generous Paid Time Off: 10 Vacation days/6 Personal Days/10 Paid Holidays

Competitive Benefits/Employee Stock Plan/Flexible Pre-Scheduled Overtime

About our Facility

TE Lickdale is a manufacturing plant located in Jonestown, PA where we produce terminals and connectors primarily utilized in appliances. We employ over 500 full-time workers and 50 agency workers in various machine operator, material handling, maintenance, machining, engineering, quality, logistics, and other support positions.  

We hire entry-level and experienced workers while providing excellent opportunities for growth through on-the-job training, TE sponsored on-site and at-home technical training, as well as tuition reimbursement for college courses.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Assembly Teams operate assigned automated assembly machinery, ensure component flow, troubleshoot and correct machinery issues to ensure quality and productivity. They perform changeovers and setups according to production schedule, perform quality checks according to established processes and document the results as required by our quality procedures. 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.

Job Description

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare machines for assembly process
  • Operate automatic assembly machines
  • Load reels of strip terminals and housing onto assembly machines
  • Make adjustments to properly align mating parts in machine
  • Clear jams and inspect finished product
  • Make minor adjustments and perform Initial Piece and Final inspections to assure continuous production of quality parts
  • Document corrective actions and production data
  • Package product and prepare completed boxes for transport to other areas within facility
  • Initiate orders for materials and supplies, track and record inventory
  • Perform preventative maintenance of manufacturing and support equipment
  • Give feedback and provide suggestions with solutions for process improvements
  • Package completed product to customer specification with packaging equipment.

Education / Experience:

  • Must have passed the Bennett Mechanical Aptitude test.
  • Must successfully complete a print reading and precision measuring skills review by the supervisor
  • Must be able to use a microscope to inspect parts
  • High energy, self-motivated, attention to detail and willingness to learn and advance in a fast paced environment
  • HS Diploma or GED required

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift and carry a maximum weight of 37 lbs.
  • Must be able to push a peak force of 34.5 lbs.
  • Must be able to pull a peak force of 39.5 lbs.
  • Frequent standing and balancing throughout the day is required in this job
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision (@ 20 inches or less) for small objects, color vision, and ability to adjust focus


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation