Hampton, Virginia
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TE Connectivity
Manufacturing & operations
10,001+ employees
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Job Posting Title: MGR II OPERATIONS
Job ID: 116754
Job Code: 30004151
Business Unit: SENSORS SOLUTIONS (50375931)
Building: MEAS Hampton (S14)
Band/Level: 4-2-M
Hiring Manager: Shaun Thomas Wojtkowski
Recruiter: Reuben Myers
Relocation: Yes - Domestic
Travel: Less than 10%
Employee Referral Amount: $1,000.00
Education Experience: Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Employment Experience: 7-10 years

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 Focus Factory Managers are responsible for the day-to-day operations and short/long-term planning for the Value Streams they manage. They manage manufacturing, production control, engineering, inventory control, EH&S, shipping/receiving, etc. focusing on the development of technologies and continuous improvement and translating customer.
requirements into state-of-the-art manufacturing strategies and processes.

  • Health and Safety: Ensure plant objectives for safety are met, with a focus on accident reduction and 5S+1 program success.
  • Quality: Drive complaint reduction, enhance GMP compliance, and foster a culture of right-first-time and problem-solving.
  • Service: Meet customer expectations by delivering products on time, understanding needs, and creating opportunities for Exceptional Customer Experience (ECE).
  • Continuous Improvement: Lead projects for annual productivity improvements aligned with budget targets (efficiency, unit cost, COPQ).
  • TEOA: Implement tools to achieve star ratings, driving performance improvements throughout the business.
  • People: Manage staff selection, performance, reviews, 1:1 meetings, and development planning for consistency in these areas.
  • KPIs: Utilize KPIs to manage and improve output, efficiency, and cost goals, including regular reporting and issue escalation for timely resolution.
  • Communication: Lead Plant communications for the Focus Factory in alignment with the process.
  • S&OP and Budgeting: Support the processes, ensuring capacity aligns with budget and costs are in line.
  • NPD Support: Integrate new products to meet plant and customer expectations, putting recovery plans in place for line ramps or changes.
  • Key Business Responsibilities: Handle other key business tasks as needed.

What your background should look like:

  • Minimum 7-10 years relevant experience in business/manufacturing.
  • Bachelor’s degree qualified in a related discipline.
  • Experience/qualification in lean discipline with process improvement and problem-solving experience is advantageous.

  • Proven leadership ability, motivating individuals and cross-functional teams.
  • Excellent communication skills at all organizational levels.
  • Demonstrated decision-making ability and a willingness to accept responsibility.
  • Knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, Project Management, or NPI.
  • Drive organizational change and support business decisions/initiatives.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.


Building Effective Teams
Managing and Measuring Work
Motivating Others
Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)


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 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: $129,360- $194,040 (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."