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Sr Electrical Engineer - Lenoir City, TN

Date: Jul 3, 2019

Location: Lenoir City, TN, US, 37771

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.

Position Overview

This position supports the mixed aggregate project control integration and the system implementation into plant production and reporting requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide LC Plant PLC programming and troubleshooting expertise.
  • Develop PLC programming and troubleshooting expertise in the LC Maintenance staff.
  • Support plant production requirements and minimize downtime of all existing equipment operation.
  • Develop and/or support plant projects that improve production via automation and implementation of leading-edge technology to help maintain Hubbell’s competitive industry advantage in manufacturing.
  • Design/support all plant/facility electrical requirements and usage on an ongoing basis.

Skills and Experience

  • Must have a BSEE.  A BSEET is not acceptable because curriculum doesn’t cover high voltage electricity theory and practicum.
  • Strong equipment experience with PLCs, both troubleshooting and programming. Allen Bradley PLCs, RSLogix, 5, 500, 5000
  • Strong LABVIEW programming experience
  • Strong experience in both sustaining and improving multiple processes
  • 5 – 8 years manufacturing experience in a dynamic and “hands on” environment 
  • Project management experience from start to finish
  • Capital justification and process improvement


  • Access, SQL and Visual Basic experience
  • Lean background and experience…Kaizen, Poke-Yoke, 5S, Kan Ban, etc.


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: Knoxville

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