Manufacturing Engineer

TE Connectivity Ltd Culpeper , VA 22701

Posted 2 months ago

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 wire and cable facility in Culpeper VA is currently seeking a highly motivated engineer to sustain and improve our manufacturing processes as well as manage machine upgrades and new machine installations. These processes include steel wire drawing, extrusion, cable assembly and cable armoring.


  • Actively participate in safety programs. Implement solutions initiated by these activities to resolve or prevent safety issues.

  • Lead process development projects in the design, build, conditioning and installation of manufacturing equipment.

  • Evaluate new product designs as well as changes to existing products to ensure they can be produced to meet specifications safely and efficiently. Recommend and provide cost estimates for process changes when current capabilities are lacking.

  • Estimate tooling and process costs and manage project budgets

  • Utilize product nonconformance and scrap data to drive process improvements through enhanced procedures, error-proofing and the integration of new technology.

  • Create and update work instructions and visual standards, working closely with production supervisors/operators to solicit support and team engagement.

  • Work with Global Engineering teams in the sharing of best practices.

  • Support Lean Manufacturing and Visual Management initiatives

What your background should look like:

  • Mechanical or Industrial Engineering Degree with 5+ years of experience in manufacturing is highly preferred. Open to candidates with less experience as well.

  • Experience with wire and cable manufacturing is preferred.Experience with the steel wire drawing process is desired

  • Competency with computer drawing software (CAD)

  • Must be able to work in a hands-on environment, interacting closely with manufacturing operators and supervision as well as the maintenance crews.

  • Sound project management skills.

  • Proficient in MS Office Software such as Excel, Word, Outlook, and Access.

  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing tools. A Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt is valuable.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic global environment with multiple changing priorities.

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.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity is a $13 billion 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 nearly 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 150 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.




State: VA

Country/Region: US

Travel: Less than 10%

Requisition ID: 57555

Alternative Locations:

Function: Engineering & Technology

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