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Machine Operator - Winsted, CT

Date: Nov 13, 2021

Location: Winsted, CT, US, 06098

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

Uses machines and equipment to assist with manufacturing, while performing specialized tasks to create and produce a standard or customized product

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs typical machine shop and press operations
  • Operates a press production, braid winding, lathe or crimping machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines
  • Read, interpret and follow basic blueprints, diagrams, manufacturing drawings, bills of material or other written instructions or procedures.
  • Accurately record number of parts produced both good and scrap
  • Utilize hand tools such as a hand held screw driver and drill guns
  • Maintain inventory of product in work stations
  • Perform quality work checks to insure the product meets quality standards
  • Identify product defects and report it
  • Operate functional area equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Maintain safety, quality, productivity and housekeeping standards as required
  • Maintain accurate and timely data
  • Report any safety problems, hazards, accidents and near misses to management
  • Adjust machine settings as necessary to complete assigned task

Skills and Experience

  • Regularly lift up to 35 pounds
  • Perform repetitive tasks
  • Possess manual dexterity to put parts or pieces together accurately
  • Understanding MSDS and handling of hazardous materials
  • Work alone or in a team environment
  • Regular good attendance is an essential function of the job

Ability to stand, sit, stoop or bend, reach above shoulders up to 25% of time

Education

High School Diploma in Business

 

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: Torrington

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