Production Transformer Winder

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Reading

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 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


3030 Kutztown Road

Reading, PA 19605

Position Overview

Wind and test small/large transformer/PVT coils used in a variety of high voltage test equipment and power supplies, in accordance with design specifications.

Duties and Responsibilities

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

  • Assist in assuring the quality of workmanship, safe operation of equipment and the use of supplies. Guide, assist, train and participate with co-workers in the performance of all department functions.
  • Assure that all products meet the highest standard of quality.
  • Use arithmetic including decimals and fractions, specifications, and adjustable measuring instruments where interpretation is required involving basic skills knowledge.
  • Able to read a scale/ruler to within 1/32 of an inch.
  • Comprehend and follow specification sheets with the assistance of Engineering.
  • Utilize soldering and brazing techniques.
  • Understand and perform basic winding skills.
  • Prepare and cut all winding materials.
  • Set up machines in accordance with technical an safety specifications.
  • Basic knowledge of automatic winding machines and techniques used.
  • Capable of winding a variety of transformer and PVT coils
  • Capable of winding coils from engineering specification sheets.
  • Work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency.
  • Be able to identify proper materials for production.
  • Ability to operate a pallet jack and/or forklift.
  • Ability to setup and run machine(s) for production.
  • Must understand measurements using standard devices.
  • Ability to operate a hoist properly and safely.
  • Building of winding mandrels.
  • Promotes a safe working environment and follows all established Company Safety Policies, Procedures and Practices.
  • Adhere to all company rules and policies.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing and/or sitting for long periods of time
  • Moving mechanical parts
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

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.

Skills and Experience

Required Qualifications:

  • Read, use and understand measuring devices
  • Be punctual, reliable and have a good work ethic
  • Must be able to work well with others and foster teamwork
  • Basic reading, writing and arithmetic skills
  • Experience working with hand tools


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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