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Associate Project Engineer - Greenville, SC

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Location: Greenville, SC, US, 29607 Greenville, SC, US, 29607

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 Lighting (HLI) is committed to elevating the lighting experience. Empowered by lighting solutions that integrate seamlessly into their environment, save energy, provide improved quality of light, deliver return on investment and armed with Hubbell’s unflinching support, its customers are able to think differently about how, where, and when they can use light. As one of the largest lighting fixture manufacturers in North America, it features a suite of brands that provide a full range of indoor and outdoor lighting products serving the commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential markets.

Position Overview

The Associate Project Engineer position will be responsible for all engineering aspects of the assigned NPD projects.  This includes vendor communication, product prints, validation & certification, and project coordination to meet timing requirements.  NPD projects will consist of lighting fixtures with lamp base and integral LED light sources.  This position will support the Progress Lighting Brand within Hubbell Lighting.


Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for all engineering aspects of assigned NPD lighting projects

  • Vendor communication of project specifications and review of design
  • Create and edit product drawings in Autocad 2D
  • Create and edit product drawings in Solid Edge 3D
  • Review and release product drawings and instruction sheets
  • Update product database with relevant product data
  • Create and execute the test plan with various test labs
  • Review test results and certification listings
  • Process and complete engineering changes in a timely fashion
  • Create 3-D drawings at vendors request
  • Review drawings, specifications, and other documents concerning assigned projects

Skills and Experience

Required Skills:

  • Engineering Degree: Relevant work experience considered in lieu of degree
  • Proficiency in 2-D and 3-D CAD packages including AutoCAD and Solid Edge
  • Solid understanding of drafting techniques and familiarity with engineering terminology
  • Experience maintaining and updating engineering documentation through a structured Engineering Change notice system
  • Basic understanding and familiarity with electrical circuits
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office - Word, Excel)
  • Ability to work independently and be a self-starter
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge or experience working with of lighting products including LEDs
  • Experience evaluating die-cast, fabricated steel, extruded, and injection molded mechanical parts
  • Experience with Electrical testing of lighting fixtures including EMC and FCC
  • Experience with Mechanical and Thermal testing of lighting fixtures
  • Familiarity with safety/certification standards such as UL, FCC/IC, and Energy Star
  • Experience with installation of lighting fixtures
  • Knowledge utilizing SAP business software


Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering


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: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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