TE Connectivity

Location: Fairview, North Carolina

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.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Materials Planning Teams are responsible for the plans, schedules, and monitoring of the movement of material through the production cycle. They determine quantity and order date for materials to meet production or engineering schedules, initiate purchase or production requisitions compliant with supply agreements, and develop the schedule to be used in the production facility based on forecasts and historical analysis. The Team develops specifications for new contract orders as well as forecasts and plans for labor requirements. They provide timely and accurate input on supplier performance and may be asked to participate in higher level supplier performance reviews with the strategic sourcing team. They also monitor cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.

What your background should look like:

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Proficiency in SAP with demonstrated expertise in materials planning in a high-mix manufacturing environment
  • Exercise discretion & independent judgment in critical decision making
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, resolve problems, meet deadlines and handle a fast-paced critical environment
  • Change and adapt to drive efficiencies and improvement
  • Provide direction to production schedulers & material handlers concerning daily production flow
  • Experience and judgment to organize, plan and accomplish department objectives with a degree of creativity and latitude expected to fulfill a variety of duties
  • Make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies & procedures
  • Demonstrate at a high level the ability to obtain & summarize data for management in a meaningful summary that allows them to derive successful, beneficial decisions
  • Develop & maintain professional, effective relationships with internal and external customers
  • Sound interpersonal skills used when interfacing, coordinating, and negotiating with company personnel and customers
  • Lead & Support TEOA initiatives on the floor as they relate to material flow
  • Support material manager by driving to meet department metrics

The shift is Monday to Friday 7 am to 3:30 pm - Weekend off.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
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