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Application/CAD Support Specialist - Greenville,

Date: May 19, 2019

Location: Greenville, SC, US, 29607

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 Lighting (HLI) is committed to elevating the lighting experience. Empowered by lighting solutions that integrate seamlessly into their environment, save energy, provide improved quality of light, deliver return on investment and armed with Hubbell’s unflinching support, its customers are able to think differently about how, where, and when they can use light. As one of the largest lighting fixture manufacturers in North America, it features a suite of brands that provide a full range of indoor and outdoor lighting products serving the commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential markets.

Position Overview

Provide detailed applications layout drawings, quotations and submittal creation.  Supply detailed product recommendation, interpret specifications, etc. Interface with product managers and field sales managers on product applications and limitations. Provide technical assistance to agents, end users, and specification engineers to enable proper selection and application of our products.

Posting Address

701 Millennium Blvd.

Greenville, SC 29607

*AC

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read and interpret engineering specifications to determine proper application of HCS products.  Select products to maximize customer value and increase the acceptance and specification of HCS products.
  • Create Bill of Material and List Price quotations primarily for Lighting Control systems and other complex projects.
  • Produce shop drawings for projects showing the location and quantity of parts that will be required for that specific project. A Bill of Material and List Price Quote is generated from these shop drawings.
  • Support and answer questions from end users, installers, and sales agents arising from the use and application of our products.
  • Provide market feedback to the New Product Development process and assist in the testing of new products against design specifications.
  • Maintain product cross reference to competitive products.
  • Maintain bid specifications for all current products.
  • Maintain CAD tool kit for electronic layouts. Perform job take-offs for estimating purposes.
  • Customer contact via telephone and written correspondence to resolve application, layout and troubleshooting issues.
  • Audit and review work from team members to ensure accuracy.
  • Provide pre-sales technical support to external customers during the quotation process.
  • Handle escalated customer concerns and communicate problems to the other managers in the business.
  • Maintain good customer relations at all times.  Provide reliable and prompt communications to and from agents and distributors.  Must be able to analyze and evaluate problems that arise, and solve or get the answers expeditiously and thoroughly.
  • Create and modify concurrent connection diagrams (One-Lines) based off controls layouts and Engineer specifications for submittals and customer requests.
  • Assist HCS Engineers and Product Management to create wiring diagrams for new product development and Marketing literature.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.  Assist in other functions, projects, reporting etc. as required. 

Skills and Experience

  • Associate or Bachelors degree in electrical engineering with 1-5 years experience in applications / drafting work OR High School with additional technical training (basic drafting / electrical). Associates Degree in AutoCAD preferred.
  • 2+ years industry experience, which includes drafting and electrical systems
  • Must be technically adept with excellent communication skills ( both written and oral )

 

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: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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