Materials Training Program Lead

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Centralia, Missouri, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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.

Position Overview

The Materials Specialist will work within the HUS Materials Organization and own the Materials Training Program. In this role they will work with HUS Materials leadership and the local site Materials leadership teams to identify gaps in knowledge that can be addressed with training and resource development. They will develop training materials, sessions, and the resources needed.

This position is Hubbell site flexible\remote.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create a friendly and supportive environment that encourages participation and dialogue.
  • Translate technical training information into easy-to-understand language.
  • Review and update training materials in partnership with key stakeholders and subject matter experts.
  • Engage with learners to ensure content and concepts are understood.
  • Use a variety of delivery methods, including presentations, discussions, and simulations.
  • Ability to coordinate and lead on-site and remote training sessions.
  • Develop Train the Trainer sessions to help site personnel train their teams.
  • Work with Business Unit Materials Teams to support onboarding of new team members.
  • Facilitate HUS Materials technical support and resolution tracking.
  • Collaborate with site teams to understand gaps and develop action plans.
  • Maintain master lists for and the development of work instructions and training sessions.
  • Provide regular updates on training held, resource creation, and next steps.
  • Support a culture of continuous improvement and actively work to improve the organization.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 5+ years of related supply chain experience with an understanding of MRP/ERP concepts and processes, SAP preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience in the development and implementation of training programs.
  • Skilled knowledge of MS Office Programs.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing, including excellent presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and effectively across teams.
  • Travel up to 25%


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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