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TE Connectivity

Location: Brooklyn Park

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

This position is responsible for the safe set up and operation of plastic extrusion equipment and to manufacture custom and complex medical tubing .

2nd shift 10% shift differential M-F 2:15pm to 10:45pm

  • Start up and operate the extrusion equipment according to approved parameters for the item(s) to be manufactured.
  • Adjust tooling as required to produce product that meets the specifications.
  • Adjust processing parameters as allowed within the approved range(s) to maintain the product within the approved specification.
  • Inspect product according to approved methods and standards using approved equipment.
  • Collect and package product according to approved standards and deliver to the next station listed on the work order.
  • Observe machine operation to detect work-piece defects or machine malfunction.
  • Measure work-piece dimensions with dies and gauges as well as visions systems to determine accuracy of machine operation.
  • Performs minor machine maintenance such as oiling machines, dies, or work-pieces.
  • Complete and submit all completed paperwork or electronic data entry.
  • Purge, shut down and clean all equipment according to approved methods (where applicable), and remove tooling in preparation for the next work order to be processed.
  • Train on new operations, run new part numbers, and support extrusion lines as needed.
  • Update Extrusion documents as needed.
  • Support R&D builds and provide feedback on tooling, equipment, dimensions, and issues.
  • Confers with supervisors and management to address and resolve problem or complaints
  • Follows all safety guidelines and policies and promotes safety adherence across all line operations.
  • Participate in continuous improvement and quality initiatives to enhance line production operations and processes to assure the quality of all products.
  • Positively embody and support the company’s policies and procedures.
  • Have a strong sense of personal accountability, conflict resolution, collaboration, and flexibility.
  • Support and promote a respectful workplace.

What your background should look like:

Required Qualifications:

  • High school degree or equivalent.
  • 3-5+ years of experience operating in a plastics manufacturing environment.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.  The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particle and toxic or caustic chemicals.  The noise level in the work environment is loud.
  • Ability to stand and sit for long periods, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. 
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. 
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Direct extrusion experience preferred but not required- we will train you!
  • Basic computer skills.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With more than 85,000 employees, including over 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

What TE Connectivity offers:
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.

EOE, Including Disability/Vets