Lean Technician - Cuba, MO

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Cuba, Missouri

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

1 Andrews Way

Cuba, MO 65453

Position Overview

The Lean Technician will work as a hands-on integrations resource with a focus on continuous improvement projects. They will be a link between the production floor and the maintenance department by providing a high level understanding of manufacturing processes.

Duties and Responsibilities

Participate in continuous improvement projects including but not limited to production capacity, OEE, and automation

Comfortable with hands-on fabrication tasks

Evaluates systems or machinery to determine maintenance or repairs that need to be performed

Engage in tasks resulting from root cause problem solving, process Gemba walks, 5S audits and procedures, and Kaizen Teian events

Research, procure, and install new mechanisms and peripherals on existing machinery

Perform small installation projects including but not limited to: footprinting, storage & organization, racking, shelving, brackets, guarding.

Performs other related duties and reporting as assigned

Skills and Experience

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

Ability to identify issues and determine repairs that are needed

Proficient with Microsoft Office and Google Suite

Ability to work in high paced changing environments

Experience with hand tools and power tools

Automation, robotics, and PLC experience

Teamwork welcoming an environment of inclusiveness and healthy debate

Accountability that celebrates successes, learns from failures, avoids excuses, and owns the outcomes of efforts

Determination to take initiatives, share ideas, and find solutions

Transparency that promotes open and honest communication and constructive

Sharepoint, Power BI and, Autodesk Inventor is a plus

Minimum 3-5+ years in a maintenance role

Working in a manufacturing support or manufacturing applications role a plus


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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