Production Supervisor (2nd Shift) - Centralia, MO

Date: May 25, 2023

Location: Centralia, MO, US, 65240

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.

Brand Overview

Originally founded as A. B. Chance Company in 1907, our campus located in Centralia, MO, was acquired by Hubbell Power Systems, Inc in 1994. There are separate manufacturing plants for our Civil & Construction Products and Lineman Tools & Equipment business units. Additionally, the campus is home to our centralized Distribution Center as well as the Gano Chance Engineering and Test Facility.  Centralia’s manufactured product portfolio includes steel forgings, welding, stamping, hot dip galvanizing, epoxy pultrusion and extrusion products. Collectively, the campus includes 1.4M square feet of manufacturing and production space and employs over 700 people. 

Position Overview


The Production Supervisor (2nd Shift, 2:30pm - 10:30pm CST) will be responsible for all of the following during their shift: Safety, production, quality, employee’s effectivity, and leading their department’s scheduling.

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Ensure effective employee relations.
  • Provide employee mentorship and development.
  • Make employment decisions.
  • Resolve employee issues through problem resolution and working with union representation.
  • Ensure schedule alignment; department employees are present at the beginning of each shift and in work areas.
  • Ensure manning is in agreement with the scheduled priority.
  • Balance quality, effectivity, cost, safety and morale to achieve positive results in all areas.
  • Work towards Continuous Improvement.
  • Supervise employee development including: training, procedural and JSA alignment.
  • Perform investigations for safety including: near misses, first aides and OSHA issues.
  • Recommend actions to prevent reoccurrences of incidents.
  • Coordinate with Human Resources and operations manager any disciplinary actions which might be required.
  • Spend 75% of shift on the production floor in assigned department.
  • Leadership: ability to lead people and get results through others.
  • Supervision: including employee hiring and retention, performance reviews, disciplinary actions and shift reports.
  • Run and maintain attendance records in E-time.
  • Inventory management and production recording in SAP

Skills and Experience



High School Diploma

Previous leadership role in manufacturing environment; Supervisory experience a plus


Bachelor's degree in management or other related program 

Lean training

Proficient in MS Office; SAP a plus



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: Columbia Missouri

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