Application Engineering Intern (Summer 2023) - 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

Hubbell Power System
1850 Richland Avenue
Aiken, SC 29801

Position Overview

Support Business Unit by providing technical and commercial support for distribution, substation and transmission surge arresters. Manage the review and updates of the arrester Product Information Management (PIM) system. Exposure to day-to-day responsibilities of an Application Engineer as they support sales, engineering, manufacturing and end user requests.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the update of arrester Product Information Management (PIM) system by ensuring technical characteristics are accurate. Manage addition of new products and remove legacy products
  • Lead the review of current product sales and provide recommendations to obsolete legacy or low running items
  • Review product information (drawings, test reports, certifications etc) for accuracy and provide recommendations or updates as needed
  • Shadow Application Engineer to learn day-to-day tasks
  • Conduct benchmarking on competitors as time allows
  • Assist with sample preparation, as needed

Skills and Experience

  • Rising Sophomore, Junior or Senior in Engineering field (Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Computer etc)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Power BI and SAP experience preferred, but not required
  • Ability to collaborate with teammates or work independently
  • Excellent written and communication skills


Bachelors Degree in Engineering General

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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