Sr. Electrical Engineer - Aiken, SC

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Aiken, South Carolina

Job Type: Not Specified


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.

Posting Address

1850 Richland Avenue East

Aiken, South Carolina 29801

Position Overview

This position will be expected to provide manufacturing engineering related initiatives that are required to support the Metal Oxide Varistor (MOV) manufacturing facility. This engineer will work closely with the entire MOV team to maintain and improve the Quality, Cost, and Delivery metrics for the MOV product lines.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform all duties while maintaining proper industrial safety standards.
  • Equipment Execute Manufacturing Engineering activities to support and improve MOV manufacturing, including:
  • Assure equipment is maintained and repaired in a manner that assures reliable, repeatable manufacturing results.
  • Troubleshoot manufacturing, quality and assembly issues using root cause analysis and other Lean techniques.
  • Develop, justify, construct, and execute Authorizations for Expenditure (AFE) for capital as upgrades and replacements become necessary or in support of capacity growth.
  • Manage capital equipment projects once AFE is approved, including install, debug, and final handoff to production personnel.
  • Champion 5S and lean activities such as process documentation, Kaizen activities, TPM, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent manufacturing experience.
  • 5 years manufacturing experience in a lean and “hands on” environment.
  • Allen Bradley controls experience.
  • Familiarity with standard dimensional measuring equipment and knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles.
  • A high degree of knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is required, AutoCAD, and familiarity with a factory MRP system such as SAP is desired.



Bachelors Degree in Electrical 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.

You’ve got this!