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Engineer - Freeburg, IL

Date: Jan 8, 2021

Location: Freeburg, IL, US, 62243

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 Commercial & Industrial (HCI) provides solutions for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, commercial and industrial applications along with high-voltage test and measurement solutions. As a leading global manufacturer and supplier in multiple markets, we have quality products that serve the commercial construction, datacom, industrial light, industrial heavy, high voltage, residential and oil & gas markets. HCI has built its success through strong leadership, employee and customer loyalty and an exceptional sales force.

Position Overview

We are currently seeking an engineer to join our product engineering team.  As an engineer, you are a problem-solver and a skilled leader.  In addition to producing specifications and designs, you will develop, troubleshoot, and train various personnel on new ideas and designs.  You must have a demonstrated ability as a technically minded person with strong communication skills.  The ability to focus on the task at hand, follow-through on the prescribed plan, and being flexible while thinking under pressure are all key to this role.  We are seeking a highly motivated individual who has a strong desire to learn and a team player attitude.  The ideal candidate has experience with AutoCAD and/or Inventor or similar engineering design tools.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the customer to understand their needs for a modified stock order
  • Creation of 3D models, technical drawings, and instruction sheets using engineering design software
  • Prepare and process engineering change orders
  • Aid in the design and development of new products
  • Help drive process improvement and product sustainment
  • Conduct design reviews
  • Provide technical support to customer service, purchasing, sales, distributers, and customers
  • Minimal travel may be required
  • Work is primarily in an office environment with access to manufacturing

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent technical degree
  • 0 to 5 years of experience in an engineering or manufacturing environment
  • Experience with 3D modeling and CAD (Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD preferred but not required)
  • High level of PC proficiency, including Microsoft Office suite.
  • Experience with DFMA, Lean/Sigma, and DFSS would be a plus.
  • Experience with SAP Enterprise is 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.

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