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.
Responsible for leading, managing, reporting on and initiating new continuous improvement projects.
Duties and Responsibilities
Troubleshoot and resolve reoccurring manufacturing line issues
Lead improvements through deployment of processes and technologies
Run and facilitate process improvements workshops, training, kaizens and information briefs
Identify opportunities for improvement of manufacturing efficiencies, quality stability and reduction in costs through systematic removal of waste from the process
Assist in creating a 5S environment
Work closely with product engineering in product changes/new product introductions
Provide technical support/training to direct labor employees
Define, refine and improve existing processes including manufacturing processes/procedures, new process development, creation of process documentation, product design for manufacturability and assembly, capacity, efficiency in floor design, production processing and problem solving
Develop and implement ergonomic changes in the manufacturing setting
Manage large scale projects/programs as required to support all areas of the business including NPD and Operations
Evaluate vendor proposals for new equipment
Assist in implementing and updating Value Stream Maps
Skills and Experience
BS in Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering or similar
Minimum 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Must have demonstrated project management experience
A continuous improvement mindset is critical
Strong understanding of lean manufacture principles
Strong analytical skills
Experience monitoring, tracking and continually improving total cost equation
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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