Test Lab Engineering Student Coop - Centralia, MO

Date: Mar 26, 2024

Location: Centralia, MO, US, 65240

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Job Overview

Provide laboratory testing services to Hubbell business units and third-party customers in the test laboratories including mechanical, high power, high voltage, and continuous current testing. 

A Day In The Life

  • Setup, operate equipment, record data and write reports required for product testing.  
  • Execute test plans using prescribed test methods, laboratory quality documents and industry standards. 
  • Write test reports accurately describing test objects, equipment used, test procedures and test results.  
  • Provide technical support to other members of assigned department.  
  • Participate in various non-testing activities such as equipment design/layout, training, cleaning, etc. as assigned by Laboratory Manager 
  • Practice 5S in all lab areas. 
  • Perform product testing and other job responsibilities. 

What will help you thrive in this role?


  • Minimum completed sophomore year of Electrical Engineering degree. 

  • Experience in technical problem solving, working in technical teams, and working in cross functional environments.  

  • Good communication and presentation skills. 

  • Must be a self-starter with strong drive, initiative, and ability to work with limited management input.  


  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs., ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions, ability to communicate; ability to work on a computer or other related equipment as required. 


Continuous Improvement
Customer Focus
Initiative and Drive
Planning, Organizing, and Decision Making
Technology Agility

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 Utility Solutions 


Hubbell Utility Solutions (HUS) enable the grid to conduct, communicate and control energy across utility applications. HUS provides the critical components that allow the grid to reliably transmit and distribute energy, as well as the communications and controls technologies to make the grid smarter and more flexible.


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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