Quality Assurance Technician, Rocky Mount, NC

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Rocky Mount

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

546 English Road

Rocky Mount, NC 27804

*This climate is not controlled*

Position Overview

Inspects and may test every incoming batch of chemicals and products; tests on chemicals being, used such as catalyst to correlate with the temperature and humidity in the plant on a daily basis; test strength, accuracy of dimensions, cracks, etc. of finished product to measure pressure and performs other tests on products and parts; makes adjustments to tanks of chemicals depending on environmental conditions; will mix up custom chemicals, as needed and performs other duties to assure all chemicals and parts are acceptable, as well as the finished products.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Tests and inspects all chemicals coming into plant before allowing chemicals to be transferred into storage tanks.
  • Read meters, gauges and other instruments and takes/reports inventory levels to assure level in tank is low enough to take in more product.
  • Tests parts and materials to assure they meet requirements, dimensions, and finish specifications.
  • Drives forklifts to change out drums or move materials/chemicals.
  • Pulls samples from drums, tank, etc. to test.
  • Uses computers, gauges, instruments, and other equipment to test or check materials and chemicals
  • Inspects parts for cracks, appropriate finish, acceptable incorporation of fiberglass, contour, and other physical characteristics.
  • Measures parts for dimensional accuracy, using measuring tools or templates.
  • Confers with line leaders and others as needed.
  • Physically picks up or moves part to complete visual inspection.
  • Places large product on testing platform
  • Uses math skills to adjust chemicals, tests products

Skills and Experience

  • Experience handling chemicals and/or previous chemical training.
  • Experience using problem solving techniques with proven ability to analyze and interpret data.
  • Knowledge with Microsoft Office required.
  • Ability to pass forklift test.
  • Have ability to communicate well with others.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

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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