TE Connectivity COLD HEADING OPERATOR - Training available in OCEANSIDE, California

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.

This position will make basic set-ups of all production parts on headers, install tooling, make adjustments to timing, punch pressure and other tooling to produce parts to specification.

Hiring Mechanically inclined individuals – Training available


  • Install and align punches and dies, install cutters and quills

  • Select and install packing to adjust to proper punch length

  • Adjust timing to kick out cams in relation to transfer mechanisms, remove punches and dies at end of the run

  • Troubleshoot and maintain machine in operation using knowledge of the inter-relationships of the various dies and punches

  • Remove tooling for repair and reinstallation

  • Maintain and adjust oil and air lines


  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Minimum 2 years of machinist experience

  • Preferred: Ability to set up and operate cold heading machines progressive die experience

  • Basic math skills required, strong attention to detail

  • US Citizen or Perm Legal Resident Required

AT TE, we believe in unleashing people’s potential. We have Employee Resource Groups (Women In Networking, ALIGN – LGBTQ, Young Professionals, etc.) to support and promote a diverse workplace and a culture of inclusion for the development of different perspectives, styles and ideas. By doing this, we are consistently recognized by Thomson Reuters, and now Clarivate Analytics, as one of the Top 100 Innovators, as well as deemed one of the world’s most ethical companies by Ethisphere.

Requisition ID: 2017-81754

ITAR "Sensitive Position": Yes

Business Unit (Current): Industrial Solutions - AD&M

External Company URL: www.tycoelectronics.com