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Maintenance Operative (Process Technician 2nd shift)

Date: Jun 30, 2022

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.

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Position Overview

To support, troubleshoot, set-up, process, and repair molding equipment and or tooling to ensure manufacturing meets all customer schedules. Coordinate with production/planner to make sure mold changes and jobs are running on time. Train setups and operators as needed. Perform other maintenance duties as required. 

Duties and Responsibilities

Retrieve prepared molds and installs into molding presses.

Secure mold to platen and sets up appropriate mold heating and cooling.

Proficiently starts up molds using decoupled/ scientific molding practices.

Investigates new materials and determines molding parameters

Inspect sample parts for surface and dimensional defects

Run molds, finish parts and package as required

Accurately document process parameters

Remove molds from the press and stage for disassembly.

Troubleshoot and correct process problems at the press.

Purge barrel of leftover materials at the conclusion of an order.

Maintain clean and organized work area with emphasis on safety, quality, efficiency, and utilization.

Continually seek to improve work processes and individual performance.

Adhere to all company policies and operational procedures.

Perform additional tasks as assigned.

Perform PM activities on all press machines.

Perform PM activities on the mold or notify tool room of additional repairs needed.

Support other production departments as needed. 

Skills and Experience

Technical school for molding certificate or comparable training from a previous employer.

Able to safely operate handheld and stationary power tools.

Able to work safely with sharp and heavy objects (e.g., utility knives, aluminum blocks).

Able to use measuring instruments such as scales, calipers, dial indicators.

Able to be licensed to operate material handling equipment (forklift, pallet jack, overhead crane hoist, etc.) – we will train.

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Technical school for molding certificate or comparable training from a previous employer.

3-5 years previous experience in an injection molding environment is required, e.g., processing, setups.

Be available to attending training classes to further knowledge of the machines and the process.

Education

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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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