Applications Engineer
Hubbell Incorporated
Leeds, AL

About $62,000 - $89,000 a year

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

1615 Moores Street

Leeds, AL 35094

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Position Overview

Address inquiries from customer service representatives, field sales representatives, and end user customers by providing technical and commercial support. Provide liaison and coordination between engineering, manufacturing, sales, and other functions.

Duties and Responsibilities
Develop and maintain expert level of product knowledge and application.
Provide training and technical presentations for internal and external audiences as needed.
Provide design and specification development support to product engineering, new product development team and manufacturing.
Analyze market and customer data and trends to determine market pricing levels.
Develop marketing and technical documents in collaboration with the internal Marketing / Communications team.
Provide recommendations on application of products.
Provide recommendations on potential new products, product modifications and product extensions based on market needs.
Resolve customer issues or difficulties in a manner that is consistent with the company mission, values, and financial objectives.
Skills and Experience
BS in engineering required, mechanical preferred
Proactive, innovative, solution-oriented
Must possess strong written and oral communication skills.
Must have proven ability to meet project objectives and time lines.
Must be a strong team player.
Must possess strong ambition, drive and motivation to succeed.
Must be able to travel up to 25% as needed.
Must be proficient in Microsoft office

Product line management / New product development experience
Experience in an engineering/manufacturing environment
SAP/BI/BE experience a plus
Bachelors Degree in Engineering General