Loading...
Share this Job

Engineering Intern (Summer 2021) - Greenville, AL

Date: Jan 5, 2021

Location: Greenville, AL, US, 36037-2435

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 Construction & Energy (HCE) focuses on products to support four business segments: Connectors, Grounding & Tooling, Gas Connectors & Accessories, Harsh & Hazardous, and Distribution. With markets in renewable energy, lighting, transportation, data center, telecom, utility, extreme environment, gas and water distribution, power generation and oil & gas, we guarantee that our products set the standards for industry solutions. Our success not only depends on our value proposition, but on the strength, knowledge and expertise of our employees.

Posting Address:

 

501 Industrial Pkwy

Greenville, AL 36037

Position Overview:

 

The engineering intern will be reviewing how to perform cycle time studies for process realignment and improvements. They will compile reports to show results of improvements of increased or decreased production. Assist with any current projects by coordinating the planning and start up of any new equipment. Plans, directs, and coordinates manufacturing processes in industrial plant consistent with current ISO requirements, safety requirements, and good housekeeping standards.

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Develop, evaluate, and improve manufacturing methods by applying sound engineering principles in fixture design, problem solving, and material selection.
  • Analyze and plan work force utilization, space requirements, and workflow, and design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency and product flow.  Must apply Lean Manufacturing methods.
  • Confer with planning and design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.
  • Apply statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential.  Evaluate product lines and recommend changes in production methods, materials and product design to optimize throughput, quality and cost.

Skills and Experience:

 

 

  • Student must be enrolled in an accredited university working towards a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business (e.g. Marketing, Business, Business Administration, Sales, International Business, or technical-related degree).

  • Minimum GPA requirement of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with others orally and in writing. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Database software; Design software, including ProE and AutoCad; Development software; Internet software; Manufacturing software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.

 

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.


Job Segment: Telecom, Telecommunications, Database, Data Center, Technology