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Design Engineer

Date: Sep 24, 2022

Location: Wuhu, AH, CN, 241008

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.

Brand Overview

Harvey founded the Hubbell Company in 1888 in the United States with nearly 19,000 employees worldwide, Hubbell's main products cover power systems and other public utilities, residential and non-residential buildings, industrial and automation, and specialty safety equipment. Products include: Cutout, insulators (up to 750kV), Arresters (up to 500kV), high voltage disconnector (up to 500kV), transformer bushings (up to 500kV), circuit breaker bushings (up to 500kV), overhead switches, cable accessories, ring main unit, live working tools, general tools, insulation tools, and all kinds of clamps, supports, connectors and other electric power fittings. The products are not only used in power transformation, transmission and distribution industrials, but also in communication, pipeline, construction and consumption fields.

Posting Address

Silong Village (Qiaobei Industrial Park 3# plant), Longshan street, Wuhu District, China (Anhui) pilot Free Trade Zone

Position Overview

R&D engineer: To develop new product.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Collect market needs and put proposes for the development of 10kV gas insulated RMU products from reliability and economy;

2. Make project plan and control the implementation progress, including cost, scope and quality, etc;

3. Write product specification and routine report documents;

3. Complete the overall design with primary parts, mechanical structure, mechanical drive parts and product appearance according to the requirements, complete 3D and 2D drawings, and create BOM;

4. Led pilot run for new product, appraisal and review of products as required, and witness testing according to the process and specifications;

5. Solve the technical problems in the process of production and manufacturing, and make the improvement and redesign of problem products;

6. Clarify the technical questions from sales & customers and the technical questions in the use of products.

Skills and Experience

1. Bachelor degree or above, 5-8 years of relevant working experience in large domestic power transmission and distribution enterprises, major in mechanical or electrical engineering;

2. Familiar with the design and manufacturing process of ring main unit switchgear, good project management experience and design experience in the whole process of production;

3. Familiar with product development and project management process;

4. Be familiar with process of manufacturing of ring main unit switchgear; Familiar with design of sheet-metal structure and sheet-metal manufacturing process;

5. Understand the relevant technical and manufacturing standards of medium voltage distribution switchgear.

6. Be good at drawing software and office software;

7. Good language and writing skills, with English written reading and expression ability is preferred;

8. Have a strong sense of responsibility and professionalism, strong planning and communication skills.


Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering

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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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