TE Connectivity

Location: Plymouth

Job Type: Full time


The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.
- Amelia Earhart

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 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.

Official Job Title: Braiding Operator

Shift: 1st, MON-FRI, 6:30AM-3PM

SUMMARY: Responsible for set-up, operation, change-over, and general maintenance of catheter braiding machines. Operate tools to aid in the manufacturing process. Perform periodic checks on equipment and solve problems as detected while performing job duties.


  • Operate braiding equipment by following established processes and procedures
  • Complete machine change-overs and setups as needed
  • Perform 5’s (sort, set in order, clean, standardize, and sustain) Maintenance on braiding machines so that they are running properly and efficiently daily
  • Track productivity using production management systems
  • Identify and escalate machine and production issues to Supervisor, Group lead and/or Manufacturing Engineering on a daily basis
  • Work independently and multitask
  • Work and interact effectively in a team environment
  • Coordinate, interface and help train when needed
  • Able to learn and train to SAP – system software

EOE, Including Disability/Vets

What your background should look like:

  • Previous braiding machine experience a plus
  • Medical Device industry experience preferred
  • Ability to read and write proficiently in English
  • High School Diploma/GED required


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
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