Jonestown, Pennsylvania
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TE Connectivity
Manufacturing & operations
10,001+ employees
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At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world.

Why Work at TE Connectivity Lickdale/Jonestown PA

  • Competitive Pay - We offer a competitive pay rate of up to $18.00 - $22.00/hour plus shift differentials for 2nd/3rd/swing shifts. May be adjusted based on experience. Yearly bonus potential for all staff
  • Benefits – Day 1 benefits, 401k with 4% company match, internal incentives and employee discounts on products and services
  • Training and Development – Enhanced training programs based on skills and career path
  • Safe Work Environment - All team members at TE Connectivity recognize the importance of work safety and look out for each other each day. Steel toe shoe reimbursement for employees.
  • Climate-Controlled Work Area - We ensure that the work areas are warm in the Winter and cool in the Summer
  • Commute - Located off of 81 and 78 in Lebanon, PA. Local carpool services available for staff

TE Connectivity operates a 254,000 square foot campus located in Jonestown, PA with 124,000 sq ft dedicated to production. he Lickdale manufacturing facility has over 450 employees and supports products for our appliances business unit including but not limited to terminals & splices, magnet wires and Rast Connectors. At Lickdale, we are striving to continuously improve the employment experience. On our campus we have a cantina with food and drink for purchase, wellness rooms, onsite HR and Plant leadership, and host events throughout the year celebrating our employees.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Plating Teams operate assigned automated plating 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.

This position is a swing shift role working 1st shift one week and 2nd shift the following week.

Monday through Friday first shift works 7 am to 3 pm and second shift works 3pm to 11 pm

Swing shift receives a 5% shift differential.

Responsibilities & Qualifications:

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Operate reeling equipment
  • Perform quality checks of products and assure good product
  • Load change reels
  • Must possess the ability to coordinate and move product from one department to another
  • Operate pallet jacks and other material handling devices
  • Ability to take direction and work with other teams

Education / Experience:

  • Knowledge of Terminal products, reeling, and plating processes
  • Basic arithmetic and the ability to work with alpha-numeric part numbers

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 44 lbs safely & dependably
  • Must be able to carry a minimum weight of 44 lbs safely & dependably
  • Must be able to push a minimum of 80 lbs safely & dependably
  • Must be able to pull a minimum of 80 lbs safely & dependably
  • Constant sitting and occasional standing/walking is required in this job


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Inclusion, Innovation, Teamwork

TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions enable the distribution of power, signal and data to advance next-generation transportation, renewable energy, automated factories, data centers, medical technology and more. With more than 85,000 employees, including 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries. TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat, Instagram and X (formerly Twitter).


  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience: $18.00 - $22.00 (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