Quality Specialist - Leeds, AL

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Leeds, Alabama

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 Quality Specialist is responsible for monitoring, inspecting, and proposing measures to correct or improve final products and processes to meet established quality standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and schedules daily fundamental Quality processes of First Article, Incoming, In-process, and Final Inspections
  • Owns and drives completion of NCM handling, dispositioning, and reporting processes
  • Audits and ensures that manufacturing and special processes meet or exceed applicable Quality standards and codes
  • Ensures that QA activities supporting production and customer service are executed to satisfy business needs
  • Implements and executes quality initiatives as directed by Quality Manager and Business Unit Management
  • Verifies accurate and complete Quality records are maintained daily
  • Adheres to provisions of union contract when coordinating inspection activities with bargaining unit employees
  • Coordinates training for technicians and hourly associates regarding quality functions

Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years of experience in a Quality Assurance technical role
  • Ability to train technicians in the use of precision measurement tools, including CMM and Optical Comparators
  • Ability to interpret product drawings, and understand specified product tolerances
  • Experience using and implementing QA tools/ Lean manufacturing principles
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • 3D Measuring Software applications experience would be helpful but not required
  • SAP would be helpful but not required

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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