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Assembler I - 2nd Shift - Reading, PA

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Reading

Job Type: Not Specified

Posted


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 Construction & Energy (HCE) focuses on products to support four business segments: Connectors, Grounding & Tooling, Gas Connectors & Accessories, Harsh & Hazardous, and Distribution. With markets in renewable energy, lighting, transportation, data center, telecom, utility, extreme environment, gas and water distribution, power generation and oil & gas, we guarantee that our products set the standards for industry solutions. Our success not only depends on our value proposition, but on the strength, knowledge and expertise of our employees.

Brand Overview

GAI-Tronics owned by Hubbell Incorporated, is the world's largest company focused on the communication needs of the world's industrial markets. Founded in 1946, GAI-Tronics' earliest products set the industry standard for durability and reliability. While maintaining our commitment to the principles of quality and customer service, today's GAI-Tronics aggressively applies leading edge technology to solve the world's most challenging communication needs, and is backed by stability, reputation, and financial strength of Hubbell Incorporated, a worldwide leader in electrical and electronic products. Standing behind all those accomplishments are our people. It is this talent that we consider to be our company' greatest asset.

Posting Address

GAI-Tronics

3030 Kutztown Road

Reading, PA 19605

Position Overview

Assemble quality products in an expedient manner, under close supervision

Duties and Responsibilities

Roles & Responsibilities: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1. Assemble a variety of items:

  • use pneumatic and simple hand tools (screwdriver, needle-nose pliers, hand cutters);
  • operate various manufacturing or simple electronic equipment (air driver, hand crimper, hand-cutting machine, lead-forming equipment). May also use stand-off machine, amp machines and solder iron;
  • may include assembly of components on printed circuit boards, wire harnesses, and/or final products.

2. Complete required paperwork accurately (ex: control sheet, scrap/shortage sheet).

3. Assure assemblies are complete and make minor repairs, if necessary.

4. Inform group leader or supervisor of problems that may arise.

Skills and Experience

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Requires good hand and eye coordination, finger dexterity, mobility
  • Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Must be able to distinguish and identify different components/part colors

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and reach with hands and arms.

Education

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.