TE Connectivity

Location: Carlsbad, California

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 Material Handler Teams perform the physical and/or administrative tasks involved in the shipping, receiving, order fulfillment, storing and distributing of materials, parts, supplies and equipment. They unpack and check goods received against purchase orders or invoices, maintain records of received goods and reject unsatisfactory items.

Under the general direction of the Manufacturing Manager, the Material Handler is responsible for managing receipt, inventory, and staging of all materials needed for manufacturing and process development activities in compliance with ISO13485 requirements. This includes interfacing with computer-based inventory management systems, verifying purchase order receipt, and collaboration with Engineering, Clinical Research, and Manufacturing technicians to confirm material receipt and ensure inventory availability at time of need.


  • Receive, inventory, and stage materials for product development and manufacturing teams daily, and in alignment with planned schedules.
  • Routine use of computer-based inventory management systems, outlook, excel, and additional applications as needed
  • Thorough attention to detail to ensure the quality, type, and amount of materials received are accurate, and verified against purchase order requirements
  • Ensure inventory accuracy is maintained at all times, where traceability and physical and systematic data are consistent
  • Routine material arrangement to ensure first-in-first-out material usage is maintained
  • Coordination with engineers and/or QC inspection technicians to ensure received materials intended for PD/MFG use are examined, measured, and visually inspected as required per the associated part design specifications prior to completion into inventory.
  • Routinely cycle counts and manages expired inventory
  • Safely operate material handling equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.
  • Prepare, package, and ship materials as needed
  • Safely store, move, lift, push, and pull items up to 40 lbs. Solicit help from team members as appropriate to ensure adherence to safe material handling practices.
  • Communicate with appropriate team members when critical or urgent materials are received, and effectively prioritize efforts to ensure key deliverables are met
  • Wears required personal protective equipment according to the task and area, such as safety glasses, gloves, steel toed shoes, etc.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

What your background should look like:



  • High School diploma or GED preferred


  • 1+ years experience minimum material handling, warehousing, or similar role preferred


  • Strong team player
  • General understanding of material flow
  • Consistent data input accuracy
  • Clear verbal and written communication, and willingness to engage in team discussions
  • Strong time management skills
  • Demonstrates logical and critical thinking abilities to problem solve and overcome obstacles
  • Good organizational skills
  • Interfacing with excel based spreadsheets
  • Thrives in an environment with dynamic priorities, and readily adapts
  • Able to identify deviations to standard practice and address appropriately
  • Able to adjust work schedule to accommodate multi-shift operational needs.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, work instructions, and procedure manuals.

Works Closely With:
Manufacturing Manager, Production Coordinator, Operators, Technicians, Machinists, and Product Development Engineers.


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation

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 approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.


  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience: $35600-53300(subject to change dependent on physical location)
  • Posted salary ranges are made in good faith. TE Connectivity reserves the right to adjust ranges depending on the experience/qualification of the selected candidate as well as internal and external equity.
  • Total Compensation = Base Salary + Incentive(s) + Benefits
  • A comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, 401(k), disability, life insurance, employee stock purchase plan, paid time off and voluntary benefits.

EOE, Including Disability/Vets

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