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Associate Application Engineer - Aiken, SC

Date: Feb 1, 2019

Location: SC, US

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 Aiken Rotation Program is a rotational program aimed toward accelerated exposure in manufacturing/operations, design engineering, sales & marketing, or supply chain. The focus of the program can focus on Operations, Design, or Marketing depending on the needs of the company and the interest of the employee. The program will span a 2-year period and requires multiple departmental reassignment within the Aiken, SC facility.

Duties and Responsibilities

The ARP employee reports to various Business Unit management, such as the Marketing Manager or Applications Lead.  The employee will be assigned to a variety of tasks under general supervision.  Typical projects for an Operations focus might include participating or leading kaizen events, designing cell layouts, creating work instructions, evaluating equipment effectiveness, fabricating fixtures, creating capital expenditure requests, designing, testing, or evaluating products, conducting time studies, and supervising a manufacturing team. Typical projects for the Marketing focus might include participating in marketing program design, product marketing, customer support, sales support, pricing, new product development, product installations, and product return evaluations.

Skills and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or similar focus.

Willingness to change job scope multiple times over a 2-year period.

MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

Must be a leader and a person who desires a leadership role.

Excellent communication skill, orally and in writing.

Education

Bachelors Degree in Engineering General or Mechanical Engineering

 

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.


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