Quality Manager - Aiken, SC

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Aiken, South Carolina

Job Type: Not Specified

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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.

Brand Overview

Hubbell Incorporated is an international manufacturer of quality electrical and electronic products for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, industrial and utility applications. With 2016 revenues of $3.5 billion, Hubbell Incorporated operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, Canada, Switzerland, Puerto Rico, Mexico, the People's Republic of China ("China"), Italy, the United Kingdom, Brazil and Australia. Hubbell also participates in joint ventures in Taiwan and Hong Kong, and maintains sales offices in Singapore, China, India, Mexico, South Korea, and countries in the Middle East. The corporate headquarters is located in Shelton, CT.

Division Overview

Hubbell Power Systems (HPS), a division of Hubbell Incorporated, engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of transmission, distribution, substation, underground, OEM and communications products used by 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 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.

Posting Address

Hubbell Power Systems Inc.

1850 Richland Avenue, East

Aiken, SC 29801

Position Overview

The Quality Manager will manage the quality function to contribute of the organization through customer satisfaction, reduction of internal scrap through defect prevention and root cause elimination and continuation of ISO certification.

Duties and Responsibilities

Manages a site-wide, multi-product quality program, through both direct and indirect reporting relationships.

  • Ensures quality product for inbound raw materials, WIP and outbound finished goods.
  • Develops and implements quality plans to ensure conformity of purchased material, manufactured parts and final products to quality standards.
  • Revises and updates the quality manual to incorporate changes and enhancements.
  • Develops and maintains all quality systems such as SPC, gauge calibration, quality notifications, corrective actions, product performance inquiries, internal auditing, and first article inspection.
  • Meets with vendors, customers, quality representatives, and company personnel to discuss and resolve quality problems as required.
  • Develops and implements corrective actions for quality problems.
  • Prepares for and represents the Company in all internal and external audits.
  • Prepares all necessary reports as required by customers and staff personnel.
  • Controls department expenses to budgetary standards.
  • Investigates and responds to customer complaints.
  • Participates in the supplier qualification process.
  • Makes shared decisions and recommendations concerning quality.
  • Makes final decisions concerning accepting/rejecting incoming material.
  • Gives final approval of operating expenditures up to corporate guidelines.

Skills and Experience

Required:

  • BS Degree.
  • Prior quality experience in a high paced manufacturing setting (5-Year Minimum).
  • Must have proficient knowledge of ISO standards.
  • Must be a very hands-on leader.
  • Must be able to travel on a limited basis.
  • Must possess strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Must have the have the ability to work on a personal computer or other related equipment as required.

Preferred:

  • BS in Engineering
  • ISO program implementation experience.
  • Prior quality management experience in a high paced manufacturing setting.
  • SAP Quality Module Experience.

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Education

Bachelors Degree in Management or 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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