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Associate Design Engineer - St. Louis, MO

Date: Aug 11, 2019

Location: Fenton, MO, US, 63026

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 Construction & Energy (HCE) focuses on products to support four business segments: Connectors, Grounding & Tooling, Gas Connectors & Accessories, Harsh & Hazardous, and Distribution. With markets in renewable energy, lighting, transportation, data center, telecom, utility, extreme environment, gas and water distribution, power generation and oil & gas, we guarantee that our products set the standards for industry solutions. Our success not only depends on our value proposition, but on the strength, knowledge and expertise of our employees.

Posting Address


2112 Fenton Logistics Park Blvd

Fenton, MO 63026

Position Overview


Product Development Engineer with focus on electrical construction products for standard, harsh and hazardous environments, will lead and participate in new product development for distribution, substation, transmission and communication market products. The Engineer will lead the commercialization process of new products from idea generation through product launch. The Engineer will also lead design to value projects for the Harsh and Hazardous Contruction and Energy group. 

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Manage New Product Development projects in the area ofvelectrical construction products for standard, harsh and hazardous environments.
  • Work with marketing team members to assess customer feedback and align customer feedback to product development.
  • Lead design to value projects to drive efficiency in current product designs.
  • Create, develop and evaluate new product design concepts following ANSI, IEC and IEEE standards.
  • Conduct design for manufacturability events.
  • Coordinate and perform experiments to test and verify product design.
  • Track progress and action items for ongoing design projects.
  • Participate in Kaizen improvement events.
  • Assist in troubleshooting and root cause failure analysis for product enhancement.
  • Creation of CAD models and detail drawings for New Product Development.
  • Work with Operations to resolve manufacturing issues on an as needed basis.
  • Release product updates and new product supporting documentation as part of the ECO process.

Skills and Experience


  • 5+ years of prior Engineering work experience in manufacturing or design or combination of both.
  • Must have experience and knowledge in testing and/or product development.
  • Must have strong mechanical design background using strength of materials.
  • Must have strong experienceworking with test lab equipment.
  • Must have demonstrated project management experience.
  • Must possess strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Must possess strong analytical skills.
  • Experience with, Autodesk Inventor, Finite Element Analysis and Unigraphics NX.


Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical 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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