Planner - Largo, FL

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Largo, Florida

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.

Posting Address

Hubbell Power Systems
Beckwith Electric
6190 118th Ave N.
Largo, FL 33773

Position Overview

The Production Planner of Electric Manufacturing PCB and Controls ensures internal and external requirements of On Time Delivery, Inventory Management, and Continuous Material Flow are met. Assist in coordinating production scheduling activities. Release work orders in proper sequence to production to meet the Master schedule. Maintain accurate dates in SAP to support schedule. Maintain product lines as assigned from start to close of work orders.

Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Duties And Responsibilities

  • Ensure material requirements are met to support the Master Schedule.
  • Responsible for review of forecast and release of production orders to the manufacturing floor, assign serial numbers upon release of WO when required.
  • Review material shortages so that production is not impacted.
  • Responsible for preparing work order packets for release to production floor in a timely manner (BOOs and Pick list as required).
  • Expedite purchasing and/or manufacturing for shortages.
  • Coordinate production plan with supervisors/group leaders.
  • Responsible for monitoring movement of materials through the manufacturing floor.
  • Responsible to monitor production issues and coordinate with the Master Scheduler for any change in the master schedule.
  • Closely review all work orders for their validity and maintain completion dates. Advise Materia Program Manager when issues arise that move dates out.
  • Research unexpected part shortages and address root cause.
  • Responsible for insuring scrap and rejections are acted upon in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate RMA with returns and issue WO.
  • Prepares and provides reports and status of materials as needed by management.
  • The Production Planner may have additional assignments related to planning/scheduling, as deemed appropriate by the Material Program Manager and Supply and Supply Chain Manager.
  • Works over 40 hours on an as-needed basis.

Skills and Experience


  • Minimum of 3 years of demonstrated success as a Production Planner/ Supply Chain or equivalent experience in manufacturing supply chain.
  • Strong background in Demand Planning or equivalent.
  • Strong Organizational, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Professional attitude and manners; team player.
  • Self-driven professional and initiative driven self-starter.
  • Strong multitasking skills.
  • Intermediate to advance computer skills using Microsoft Office suite products.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of SAP.
  • Ability to work without direct supervision.
  • Detail oriented professional capable of retaining information regarding product specific requirements.
  • Understanding of bill of material structure.


  • BA/BS from a four-year college or university
  • Lean/6-Sigma Green Belt
  • Degree in Supply Chain or Business discipline.
  • Experience with electrical components and SMT production.
  • Contract manufacturing experience beneficial.



Bachelors Degree

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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