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Design Engineer

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: Shelton, CT, US, 06484-4300

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.

Position Overview

Design and develop new products from concept through full production launch using Autodesk Inventor 3D CAD software. Responsible for product redesign for improved function, cost reductions and sustainability initiatives. Assist in tooling and manufacturing process choices Produce full engineering documentation. With direction, manage multiple projects while working in cross functional teams. Adhere to and obtain all required agency certifications.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Working with other engineers or independently, develop/design new products from concept to full production using 3D CAD software (Autodesk Inventor).
  • Design of electro-mechanical components & mechanisms comprised of plastic injection, stamped metal, sheet-metal and cast components.
  • Design products to be in conformance with all necessary agency standards (UL, CSA, ETL, IEC, TIA, IEEE, NEMA etc).
  • Manage multiple design projects simultaneously. Working within cross-functional teams. Report project status as needed to management and take appropriate actions to maintain project schedules.
  • Produce full engineering documentation including detailed engineering drawings, bills of materials, performance specifications and UL submittals.
  • Dedesign products for improved function, cost reductions and sustainability initiatives.
  • Assist in tooling and manufacturing process choices. Disposition first article inspection reports.
  • Plan and secure necessary certification agency approvals for new and revised products (UL, CSA, ETL, IEC, TIA, IEEE, NEMA etc).
  • Additional responsibilities and tasks to be assigned as needed based on organizational and company needs.

Skills and Experience

  • BS Degree in Engineering (Mechanical preferred)
  • 5-10 years in Design of Electro-Mechanical products. Skilled in 3D CAD software preferably Autodesk Inventor .
  • Knowledge of manufacturing techniques, high-volume plastic molding, metal stamping, engineering materials and certification standards such as UL, CSA, etc.
  • Capable of working on multiple simultaneous projects.


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.