Production Supervisor 1st Shift - Aiken, SC

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Aiken, South Carolina

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

1850 Richland Avenue East

Aiken, South Carolina 29801

Position Overview

The Production Supervisor is responsible for all production, quality, production efficiency, employee performance, safety, and housekeeping of a given manufacturing department or departments.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure effective employee relations and provide employee mentorship/development.
  • Ensure schedule alignment; department employees are present at the beginning of each shift and in accurate work areas.
  • Balance quality, efficiency, cost, safety and morale to achieve positive results. Work to continuously improve in all areas.
  • Supervise departmental performance measures, including visual controls and provides regular progress reports to operations manager.
  • Perform accident investigations; recommend actions to prevent reoccurrences of problems.
  • Facilitate cross training.
  • Spend 80% of shift on the production floor. ability to lead people and get results through others.
  • Ability to plan over a 30-day time span and prepare action plans to achieve results.
  • Supervision, including employee hiring and retention, performance review and subject area.
  • Supervise and maintain attendance records in E-time. Inventory management and production recording in SAP.
  • 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm Monday through Friday.

Skills and Experience

  • 3 – 5 years supervisory experience, manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Kaizen and/or Lean training helpful.
  • Must be proffcient with Microsoft Office products, including Word and Excel.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.



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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