TE Connectivity

Location: El Cajon, 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 Manufacturing/Production Teams transform raw materials into finished goods and ensure component flow. 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 Scope: Solders together components to assemble fabricated connectors, as specified by work orders, diagrams, or layout, using soldering iron: Aligns and clamps parts together, using rule, square, or hand tools, or positions items in fixtures, jigs, or vise. Performs duties while paying attention to quality and detail.

Duties & Responsibilities

Loader/Helper, General Understanding of Job and utilization of standard work and visual charts.

Prepare cables for epoxy and PU molding and rubber molding.

Perform oil fill on special cabling. Perform Armor/Kevlar termination. Complete all tasks needed from start to finish cable assemblies.

Soldering and de-soldering of our products

Follow detailed blueprints, schematics instructions, processes, and procedures to build our product.

Be cognizant of Company’s ISO 9001-2008 QMS Policy and procedures; their relevance and importance in daily activities and strive to continually contribute to the achievement of the quality objectives.

Maintain a clean and organized work area to facilitate manufacturing functions.

Notify management of any production abnormality or unsafe condition and/or practice

What your background should look like:


  • Ability to communicate effectively in English (reading/writing).

  • Fundamental Computer Skills (Typing, Mouse, Data Entry)

  • Use of small hand tools (Hammer, Tape Measure, Screwdriver)

  • J-STD Certification

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure

  • HS Diploma or equivalent GED Required

  • Technical/Vocational School a plus

  • Minimum two (3) years’ experience working in a manufacturing environment in a similar position.

  • Knowledge of IPC 620

  • Minimum 3 years of Soldering experience, required.

  • Ability to read and comprehend procedures written in English.

  • Attention to detail is imperative.

  • Ability to read blueprints and drawings.

  • Understand military specifications.

  • Good written and oral communication skills

  • Team Player: willing to help production team to complete assigned tasks.

  • Familiarity with ISO 9001

  • Flexibility to work extended hours, as required.

  • Experience with Labor Hour reporting a plus

Physical Activity

  • Maximum weight to be lifted or carried: Up to 50 lbs.

  • Approximate number of hours sitting: 4 Hours


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: $41,600 – $45,760 (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

This position requires access to information which is subject to stringent controls under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. lawful permanent resident, person granted asylee status in the U.S., or person admitted into the U.S. as a refugee.

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