Automation Lead Technician

Date: Jun 9, 2024

Location: Belmont, NH, US, 03220

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Job Overview

Exciting opportunity to join an innovative Automation Division Group.


Located right in Belmont, NH, Hubbell Automation Solutions is the cutting-edge leading designer of Custom Automation for numerous Hubbell facilities that are located around the world. 


Besides incredible opportunities, amazing benefits, an incredible health insurance and 401k plan, this is a great way to become a team member of  Hubbell – voted one of world’s most ethical companies. 


Right now, Hubbell Automation Solutions is looking for Automation Lead Technician. If you are excited about building automation, working with robotics, troubleshooting variable custom automation challenges, this might be your dream job, or a way to advance to your next level in the field of custom automation. Automation Lead Technician lead the project assembly from ground up, leading their team, communicating the needs and the progress with management, while working side by side with HAS teams of mechanical and electrical engineers. They will be part of Hubbell Automation Solutions, based out of Belmont, NH

A Day In The Life

The  Automation Lead Technician will be actively working with other HAS technicians, as well as our mechanical and electrical engineering teams, on custom automations projects that are designed and build by our HAS professional team in Belmont, NH, and delivered to other Hubbell facilities throughout the US as well as outside of the country.

The Custom Automation Lead Technician position at HAS requires

  • Leading and overseeing assembly of custom automation projects from ground up
  • Setting and achieving aggressive goals for them and their supporting group of technicians on the project they lead
  • Wiring, plumbing, alignment and troubleshooting of various automation components
  • Following prints and wiring AC DC cabinets on automation projects
  • HMI setup
  • electrical panels assembly
  • working with PLC's VFD's SCARA and 6 axis robots
  • Isolating and troubleshooting custom automation challenges
  • Organize, prioritize and stage wok load for assisting team members
  • Be able to identify safety issues
  • Leadership and communication skills
  • Meeting assigned deadlines for custom automation project deliveries
  • Ability to easily adopt to changing needs during various stages of the project build
  • Other responsibilities as required by Supervisor


What will help you thrive in this role?

  • 5+ years of experience of working and troubleshooting custom automation
  • Ability to read, understand and follow mechanical and electrical prints
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Exceptional and timely communication
  • Ability to isolate and resolve custom automation challenges
  • Computer literacy, familiarity and efficiency in using CAD software (e-drawings), and Microsoft Office (excel, word, outlook, teams)
  • Mechanical and electrical skills necessary to efficiently assemble, wire, plumb, align and troubleshoot custom automation stations
  • ability to machine simple operations using prototrack
  • setting aggressive goals and meeting the deadlines set for automation delivery dates
  • Ability to lead the automation project build and other team members
  • Ability to prioritize and assign tasks to self and other team members
  • Self driven and humble team player
  • Being respectful and not bring drama to the work place
  • Ability to follow directions


Hubbell Incorporated


Hubbell creates critical infrastructure solutions that power our customers, communities, people and the planet. Our company is strategically aligned around enabling grid modernization and electrification. As more products plug in to an aging grid, Hubbell solutions enable the transition to a more reliable, resilient and efficient energy infrastructure. Founded in 1888 our innovation has made us a leading global manufacturer of high quality electrical and utility solutions enabling customers to operate critical infrastructure reliably and efficiently.


The company operates in two segments. Hubbell Utility Solutions (HUS) enable the grid to conduct, communicate and control energy across utility applications and Hubbell Electrical Solutions (HES) are essential to managing power across a wide range of industries and applications. Our vertical market solutions can be applied to markets including Data Centers, Renewables, Commercial Buildings, Industrial, Telecom and Transportation. Supporting both of our business segments is our corporate and Hubbell Unified Business Solutions teams that provide consistent process, tools technologies across our businesses.


We are committed to operating sustainably and ethically while promoting an inclusive and supportive culture for our people to grow and develop in their careers. Our employees proudly work and serve our communities from our headquarters in Shelton, CT, across the United States and around the globe.


Hubbell Unified Business Solutions 


Hubbell Unified Business Services (HUBS) provides corporate shared services to support all businesses across the enterprise. Functional areas include Engineering, Sales, Operations, Marketing, Finance, Legal, IT, Human Resources, Payroll, Environmental Health & Safety, and Compliance. HUBS employees are located around the world.


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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