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Production Supervisor (1st Shift) - Chatsworth, CA

Date: Jun 10, 2021

Location: Chatsworth, CA, US, 91311

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.

Posting Address

9140 Lurline Ave Chatsworth, CA 91311

Position Overview

Supervise in a press molding department producing thermoset compression molded parts of various sizes and shapes using hydraulic powered presses to produce various size and various shape parts for finished vault assemblies.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Implement Company safety and break policies, ensure all employees work in a safe manner, follow directions, and wear company issued Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Immediately stop any unsafe activity, assess all accidents, and report to Plant Manager.
2. Have excellent knowledge of compression molding thermoset polyester manufacturing using with polyester resin based and inorganic filler materials, match metal mold/tool setup, hydraulically powered presses, material batch mixing, and part delflashing/finishing operations.
3. Assess and maintain necessary raw material inventory levels, schedule current day and weekly production needs to ensure department has enough metal stock material to complete their daily output requirements.
4. Ability to read and understand shop drawings, lead and train others in the department.
5. Ensure department personnel follow all Company and safety policies.
6. Ask questions when unsure of work safety and through-put quantity requirements.
7. Keep area clean, follow good housekeeping practices.

Skills and Experience

Equivalent Education/Experience:
1. 5 – 7 years working in compression molding shop, with 3 – 5 years supervisory experience required.
2. High school diploma preferred but not required.
1. Ability to work in a group environment, give instructions, lead and train others as needed.
2. Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.
3. Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude.

1 Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
2 Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with company policies
3 Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds, work in a fast paced environment with repetitive motion, clutch, lift, grab, bend, stoop, push and pull with no difficulties, be on feet during work shift, and clearly communicate issues.


High School Diploma in General Studies


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. We will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

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