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Supervisor Engineering - Aiken, SC

Date: Jun 7, 2022

Location: Aiken, SC, US, 29801

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
Division Overview
Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.




Position Overview

The manufacturing engineering supervisor oversees the development and implementation of manufacturing processes to maintain proper product functionality as well as cost efficiency; ensures the engineering team members work cohesively with other manufacturing departments and is responsible for the development of equipment to aid in the manufacturing process; leads and directs the work of assigned manufacturing engineers and/or process engineers.

Job Responsibilities

  • Analyze and design injection molding processes and manufacturing cells using effective systems and simulation tools to optimize production output, floor space, equipment OAE, material consumption and personnel.
  • Assist in developing plant layout in planning rearrangement of facilities, equipment, and operations for better utilization of space and optimizing productivity.
  • Work closely with research and development, quality assurance and maintenance personnel to prevent problems with products and tooling/fixtures.
  • Ensure all manufacturing safety regulatory policies and procedures are implemented and maintained at all times.
  • Stay informed concerning new manufacturing technologies and equipment to further improve manufacturing efficiencies and reduce costs.
  • Support all current and new product introductions. Ensure vendors/subcontractors are manufacturing products according to product specifications.
  • Determine and minimize root causes of manufacturing process deficiencies. Ensure that all manufacturing product specifications are developed and testing procedures are in place before starting up vendors/subcontractors.
  • Assist in reducing cost through re-engineering product/material. Assist in the assessment of vendor/subcontractor evaluation for consideration. Responsible for training vendors/subcontractors on new product launches to meet target implementation date.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science Engineering (any discipline)
  • Minimum 7 years progressive experience in Injection Molding manufacturing engineering
  • Previous experience in an engineering leadership role
  • Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with teammates
  • Excellent organizational, communication, analytical, and leadership skills
  • Solid understanding of project management methodology
  • Ability to develop detailed work plans, schedules and specification




Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Engineering General


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Augusta
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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