Manufacturing Engineer - Leeds, AL

Date: May 28, 2023

Location: Leeds, AL, US, 35094

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.


Greater Birmingham Area (Leeds, AL)


The Manufacturing Engineer is a hands-on shop floor-based engineering role in which you will oversee and troubleshoot daily manufacturing processes while pursuing continuous improvement in areas such as scrap reduction and productivity increases while minimizing cost, as well as lead capital improvement projects at times. Processes will include, but not be limited to, the following areas: CNC machining, metals fabrication equipment, mechanical and hydraulic presses, custom PLC controlled equipment, etc.

What You Will Do

  • Process Oversight and Troubleshooting:
    • Oversee and troubleshoot daily manufacturing processes in areas such as CNC machining, metals fabrication equipment, mechanical and hydraulic presses, custom PLC controlled equipment, etc.
  • Continuous Improvement:
    • Pursue continuous improvement in areas such as scrap reduction and productivity increases while minimizing cost.
  • Capital Improvement Projects:
    • Lead capital improvement projects to enhance the efficiency and productivity of the manufacturing processes.
  • Design and Development:
    • Work closely with the product design team to ensure manufacturability of new products and designs.
  • Quality Control:
    • Work with the quality control team to ensure that manufacturing processes meet or exceed quality standards.
  • Documentation:
    • Create and maintain technical documentation for manufacturing processes and procedures.
  • Training:
    • Train and mentor shop floor personnel in manufacturing processes and procedures.
  • Safety:
    • Ensure compliance with all safety regulations and policies and promote a culture of safety within the manufacturing team.

What You Bring

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering
  • Strong background in Manufacturing Engineering, with experience in a fast-paced production environment. 
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills are required, as well as the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment. 
  • Experience with CNC machining, metals fabrication equipment, mechanical and hydraulic presses, and custom PLC controlled equipment is also helpful but not required.


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: Birmingham

Job Segment: CNC, Fabrication, Machinist, Industrial, Manufacturing