Machine Operator - Switching, Leeds, AL (1st Shift)

Leeds, Alabama
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Hubbell Incorporated
Manufacturing & operations
10,001+ employees
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A Day In The Life

  • Operator will be required to set-up, operate, and to adjust machines and equipment in order to produce a good quality product. Examples of machines and equipment are, but not limited to, electric welder, coil feeder, jib crane, welding fixtures, and other departmental equipment.
  • Will be required to set-up, operate, program, and trouble shoot (material handling, drilling, and welding) of other pieces of equipment in the welding process to achieve acceptable levels in productivity, and quality.
  • Operator will need to know how to operate overhead crane, forklift, hand held grinder, and other department equipment
  • Responsible for welding steel and aluminum components to assemble structural forms
  • Layout, align, fit and weld fabricated steel and aluminum components
  • Read and understand blueprints
  • Strong attention to detail in regards to alignment, dimensions, and general inspection
  • Perform work involving close tolerances that require constant attention while making adjustments to perform properly
  • May be required to perform various other duties in the department, such as but not limited to, operate other welding equipment, use of various hand tools, and pieces of equipment designed for material handling. Follow all safety precautions, process procedures, and all supervisors instructions.
  • Performing job safely while utilizing all personal protective equipment.

What will help you thrive in this role?

  • Knowledge and technique of MIG welding
  • Must have the ability to read a tape measure
  • Ability to regularly move, twist, bend, and crouch while working
  • Dependable with a good attendance record
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Experience with a handheld plasma cutter a plus
  • Will be required to perform various other duties in the department, such as but not limited to, operate other welding equipment, use of various hand tools, and pieces of equipment designed for material handling. Follow all safety precautions, process procedures, and all supervisors instructions.
  • Ability to lift 60-80 lbs. manually when loading and unloading parts, materials, dies, fixtures, setting up equipment, and all other manual processes, design layout, and duties in the job.
  • reaching out, neck forward bend, wrist turning; hand fine and gross manipulation; use of hand/arms for repetitious tasks, use of foot controls
  • Ability to sit and/or stand and perform repetitive work for a minimum of eight hours
  • Ability to use impact and manual tools
  • Ability to work mandatory OT

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Hubbell Incorporated

Hubbell creates critical infrastructure solutions that power our customers, communities, people and the planet. Our company is strategically aligned around enabling grid modernization and electrification. As more products plug in to an aging grid, Hubbell solutions enable the transition to a more reliable, resilient and efficient energy infrastructure. Founded in 1888 our innovation has made us a leading global manufacturer of high quality electrical and utility solutions enabling customers to operate critical infrastructure reliably and efficiently.

The company operates in two segments. Hubbell Utility Solutions (HUS) enable the grid to conduct, communicate and control energy across utility applications and Hubbell Electrical Solutions (HES) are essential to managing power across a wide range of industries and applications. Our vertical market solutions can be applied to markets including Data Centers, Renewables, Commercial Buildings, Industrial, Telecom and Transportation. Supporting both of our business segments is our corporate and Hubbell Unified Business Solutions teams that provide consistent process, tools technologies across our businesses.

We are committed to operating sustainably and ethically while promoting an inclusive and supportive culture for our people to grow and develop in their careers. Our employees proudly work and serve our communities from our headquarters in Shelton, CT, across the United States and around the globe.

Hubbell Utility Solutions

Hubbell Utility Solutions (HUS) enable the grid to conduct, communicate and control energy across utility applications. HUS provides the critical components that allow the grid to reliably transmit and distribute energy, as well as the communications and controls technologies to make the grid smarter and more flexible.

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.