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Lean Manufacturing Specialist - Lincoln, NH

Date: Jan 12, 2021

Location: Lincoln, NH, US, 03251

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.

Brand Overview

Founded in 1924, BURNDY manufactures electrical connectors and installation tooling and wiring accessory products for the commercial, industrial and the electric utility markets. We are world-renowned for our robust product lines, commitment to innovation and exceptional customer-centered service. 
Standing behind all those accomplishments are our people. It’s this talent that we consider to be our company’s greatest asset. As such, we are invested in your success. 
BURNDY offers a wide range of health and welfare, incentive and educational opportunities that have earned us a reputation as one of the leading employers. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes: Medical, dental and vision insurance, a Retirement savings plan, Time away from work and more! We also offer great opportunities for Professional development and training: Leadership Development Program, Project management training, Six Sigma training, Toastmasters and more! 
When you work at BURNDY, you can expect an environment where your expertise can engineer, build and supply the framework to merge the company’s success with your own. 

Posting Address

34 Bern Dibner Dr.
Lincoln, NH 03251


Position Overview

The Lean Specialist will lead the site(s) continuous improvement efforts and is responsible for driving continuous and significant improvement impacting safety, quality, delivery, lead time, cost, and working capital (payables and inventory). This will be achieved by developing a world class improvement culture and methodically implementing the strategic objectives (an outstanding combination of planning, strategy deployment, IQ and Lean/Six Sigma techniques.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead Continuous Improvement and Productivity Processes
  • Achieve significant and quantifiable improvement in distribution operations, manufacturing, and quality management system processes.
  • Drive significant lean transformation of the site.
  • Effectively deploy resources to key priorities
  • Set high expectations (driven by metrics and countermeasures) for self and the organization
  • Mold and develop the preferred culture.
  • Lead key quality processes such as corrective action, process improvement, and auditing.
  • Improve performance through employee engagement and openness.


Skills and Experience

  • Bachelors Degree highly preferred
  • Demonstrated experience with Lean and Six Sigma tools.
  • Highly customer responsive.
  • Resourceful, combining strong sourcing and technical abilities.
  • Ability and passion to rapidly learn and utilize the business system and achieve objectives. 
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written and the ability to effectively communicate throughout all levels of the organization. 
  • Autonomous and self-directed.
  • High degree of credibility and integrity. 
  • Strong analytical skills, problem solving, process, and conceptual skills.
  • Strong PC skills in Microsoft Office and SAP / ERP / MRP system required.
  • Take time to celebrate!!!


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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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