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Engineering Specialist - Shelton, CT

Date: Jul 16, 2021

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.
Division Overview
Hubbell Commercial & Industrial (HCI) provides solutions for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, commercial and industrial applications along with high-voltage test and measurement solutions. As a leading global manufacturer and supplier in multiple markets, we have quality products that serve the commercial construction, datacom, industrial light, industrial heavy, high voltage, residential and oil & gas markets. HCI has built its success through strong leadership, employee and customer loyalty and an exceptional sales force.

Posting Address

40 Waterview Drive

Shelton, CT 

Position Overview

Oversee the setup and construction of product development models, model room tooling, test fixtures, 3D rapid prototype models, CNC programming, etc. Maintain the performance, safety, and accuracy of all shop equipment. Assist design engineers as needed with design and construction evaluations regarding improvements and manufacture-ability.

Duties and Responsibilities

o Assign, and supervise all work projects in the Model Shop
o Program, setup, and run the various machines in the model shop including CNC milling machine and wire EDM utilizing a Computer Aided Machining (CAM) package
o Setup, and run the various 3D prototype machines to produce models as needed for both internal and intercompany requests.
o Maintain 3D printing machines and inventory of consumable printing materials and support items.
o Design, build & repair tools, dies, fixtures, jigs, and models for the engineering department and test lab and as required for AME and Quality and Marketing.
o Evaluate all set-ups and procedures to maintain safety, accuracy and reliability.
o Maintenance, repair, calibration of all equipment.
o Provide training for technicians and any other personnel authorized to work in the model shop.
o Assist in the design, purchase, and specification of new and replacement equipment.
o Provide general maintenance services for the model shop and test lab. Provide limited facilities maintenance services as requested.
o Understand and implement applicable company, and or regulatory body safety procedures.
o Additional responsibilities and tasks to be assigned as needed based on organizational and company needs.

Skills and Experience

  • Trade School certification with 10+ years in a prototype, model shop or similar environment ie tool die making. Set up and operation of all machine shop equipment including presses, grinders, forming tools, and knowledge of fabrication methods.
  • A working knowledge of CNC programming and set up, Computer Aided Machining programs and experience in the 3d rapid prototyping processes.
  • Familiar with environmental and safety requirements as they would apply to the model shop and test lab.
  • Must be innovative and resourceful, have the ability to quickly analyze and solve problems, handle multiple priorities, and have good people and communication skills.


Trade School


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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