Machine Operator

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Freeburg, Illinois

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 Commercial & Industrial (HCI) provides solutions for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, commercial and industrial applications along with high-voltage test and measurement solutions. As a leading global manufacturer and supplier in multiple markets, we have quality products that serve the commercial construction, datacom, industrial light, industrial heavy, high voltage, residential and oil & gas markets. HCI has built its success through strong leadership, employee and customer loyalty and an exceptional sales force.

Posting Address

Hubbell Wiegmann

501 West Apple Street

Freeburg, IL 62243

Position Overview

Will perform a variety of jobs fitting together manufactured and purchased parts into subassemblies or complete products.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read and understand blue prints and routing to produce parts from them to the required specifications.
  • Transfer cardboard cartons from racking on pallets on the floor.
  • Place labels on cartons
  • Fold cardboard into carton. Transfer product from off of line, insert product into carton (vary in size from 4x4x3 up to 18x18x6.
  • Insert product (varying in sized from 4x4x3 up to 16x14x8 int taper (either the Best Pack Brand or 3m matic) Transfer onto pallet either on a palletizer or on a pallet on floor.
  • Hand tape small cardboard boxes 4x3x3 using a manual pistol-grip taper. Insert product into carton, tape the top of the box, and transfer onto pallet
  • Responsible for the care of routine maintenance and keeping the work area neat and clean.
  • Follow all rules regarding machine operation and machine guarding.
  • Maintain simple reports on productivity, quality and safety.
  • Assists all supervisor and perform other duties as needed and directed.

Skills and Experience

  • Possess the skill and ability to assemble manufactured and purchased parts into subassemblies or complete products. Must be equipped with all the required tools to perform the functions of their job.
  • Able to operate assembly equipment such as rivet machines, assembly presses and power tools.
  • Physical ability to do work requiring frequent standing, sitting and bending, as well as pushing, pulling and lifting up to 25 lbs. frequently and 50 LBS occasionally.
  • Sufficient reading and writing ability to follow work order instructions and prepare simple production reports.
  • Sufficient visual acuity (corrected) to read instructions, operate machines and inspect parts.
  • Sufficient manual dexterity to operate the equipment properly.


High School Diploma

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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