Hubbell Power Systems Engineering Supervisor - Aiken, SC in Aiken, South Carolina
Engineering Supervisor - Aiken, SC
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Date: Jan 5, 2021
Aiken, SC, US, 29801
Company: Hubbell Incorporated
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.
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.
The Injection Molding Engineering Supervisor is responsible for directing a small team of Engineers in the areas of production, safety, maintenance and quality. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 5 years’ experience of ‘hands-on’ injection molding and similar experience dealing in rubber polymers as well as supervisory experience. The position will require competencies that include molding, tooling, quality inspection and supervision.
Duties and Responsibilities
◦Troubleshoot and adjust molding parameters to maintain quality and maximum product output
◦Lead a small team of people in execution of daily production tasks and in continuous improvement
◦Evaluate and assign work in accordance with priorities and individual skills.
◦Annually evaluate performance of individual subordinates.
◦Coordinate tooling and equipment availability, repair and maintenance when needed.
◦Respond to problems by performing corrective technical or mechanical solutions.
◦Schedule required project reviews and secure agreement with other departments
◦Coordinate with outside vendors regarding maintenance and repair for tooling and equipment
◦Keep up to date on new materials, processes and applications as they apply to our products and recommend improvements (performance, cost, etc.).
◦Identify and recommend improvements to the product development process.
◦Identify and recommend training needed to improve efficiency.
◦Additional responsibilities and tasks to be assigned as needed based on organizational and company needs
Skills and Experience
◦BSME or Equivalent required.
◦5 to 7 years engineering experience as a senior level Engineer. Management experience is preferred. Strong team leadership skills, project management skills, interpersonal and facilitation skills required.
Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering
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.