Hapco Employment Opportunities

Known as a leading aluminum light and traffic pole manufacturer within the US Outdoor Lighting Industry, Hapco is dedicated to providing our customers the highest quality aluminum products for use in the Commercial & Industrial (C&I), Investor Owned Utilities (Utilities), Municipal Utilities (Municipal), Department of Transportation (DOT), and Original Equipment Manufacturing (OEM) markets.

ABINGDON, VIRGINIA – Employment Opportunities

Maintenance Tech II
[Job Code MT- H/6718]
Performs preventive maintenance and minor maintenance and repair work on production machines and equipment and on the buildings. Assist Maintenance Mechanics on general installation, maintenance and repair work. Use various hand tools and operate simple machines. Reviews blueprints and performs simple carpentry, plumbing and building repairs. Perform basic soldering skills to construct cables and wiring harnesses. Soldering skills will be required to make component level PC board repairs as instructed by supervisor. Use hand tools and ordinary shop equipment such as the drill press, power saw, and pipe-threading machine.

Sourcing Engineer
[Job Code SE-H102518]
The Sourcing Engineer will lead efforts in developing and validating opportunities in supply chain risk mitigation, quality improvements, and cost savings. The individual in this role will act as both the technical and business interface between suppliers and design/manufacturing engineers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include

• Participate in the management of suppliers. Develop and help suppliers meet Hapco quality requirements.

• Work on sourcing projects to improve pricing, delivery, quality, and design.

• Perform the Request-For-Quotation (RFQ) process, analyze Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), perform cost breakdowns and analysis.

• Develop negotiation strategies and conduct supplier negotiations.

• Conduct product sample inspection to ensure quality.

• Place, track and expedite purchase orders (PO).

• Approximately 30% travel time including international.

• Positively impact and contribute whenever needed within the company, such as assisting in troubleshooting and problem solving.

• Other duties as assigned.


• Procurement experience is NOT required.

• Must possess bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline.

• Great Microsoft Excel skills. Must understand Excel formula and functions.

• Basic understanding of various production processes, ex. metal fabrication, casting.

• Well organized, detail oriented, excellent verbal and written communication skills.

• Able to function in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.

Manufacturing Engineer
[Job Code ME-H102518]
The Manufacturing Engineer determines and develops the optimal manufacturing methods, processes and technology for producing company products from start-up, building the product line, through satisfactory production.


• Launches new products into manufacturing.

• Make drawings, specifications and computer models of products.

• Troubleshoots manufacturing process and equipment.

• Oversees all aspects of multiple projects insuring on-time and under budget project completion.

• Creates and manages a project book for best practices and applications.

• Develops Manufacturing Plans

• Occasional travel for business purposes may be required.

• Other duties assigned.


A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is required such as Bachelor of Engineering, or Bachelor of Science, with a major in Manufacturing Engineering or Mechanical Engineering. A minimum of a (5) five-years manufacturing engineering experience with related experience and/or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Industrial Engineer
[Job Code IE-H102518]
Industrial Engineer will support manufacturing by focusing on maximizing efficiency, increasing productivity, and reducing material and labor costs. Must have excellent phone, computer and data entry skills, and the ability to communicate and interact effectively with other departments. Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

• Applies basic Industrial Engineering concepts, techniques, analysis, and decision tools to promote and implement changes in manufacturing and engineering

• Assists in developing models, databases, and spreadsheets to analyze data, and provides summary analysis and metrics for management

• Analyzing statistical data and product specifications to establish accurate labor standards using the stop watch method or predetermined time measurement systems

• Reviews and troubleshoots shop issues with designs, programming, processes, etc.

• High-level proficiency in Excel, Access, Word, and Outlook required with Visio experience preferred

• Creates custom routing calculator to apply proper method steps utilized in the fabrication process as well as analyzes standards data to balance lines in a work cell type layout

• Manages and tracks Hapco’s Capital Projects

• Ability to meet time sensitive deadlines while multi-tasking and continually prioritizing tasks to be completed throughout the day.

Software Developer
[Job Code SD-H102518]
Software Developer will interact with users to determine requirements for projects; implements projects based on predefined specs; maintains source code for existing applications; performs quality assurance on existing and new applications, plus investigates and provides resolutions for any reported errors. Requires proven experience with .NET, SQL, and SSRS. Experience with CloudSuite or SyteLine ERP systems is a plus.

[Job Code R-H102518]
The Receptionist will focus on the front desk and the needs of each customer. Also, the receptionist will assist the office staff where needed.  Must have excellent phone, computer and data entry skills plus the ability to communicate and interact effectively both with internal and external customers.

Welder – Aluminum
[Job Code W-H102518]
One year experience as a skilled aluminum welder, 6G, or the completion of a recognized welding apprenticeship. Ability to read and comprehend blueprints.

[Job Code B-H102518]
Place, track and expedite purchase orders (PO). Identify and pre-qualify potential suppliers. Perform the request for quotation (RFQ) process. Analyze total cost of ownership (TCO), obtain cost breakdowns and analysis. Develop negotiation strategies and conduct supplier negotiations. Preform supplier approval audits. Address product quality issues as they arise.

Attn: HR Dept. • 26252 Hillman Hwy. • Abingdon, VA 24210

Fax: 276-623-2594

Please… NO calls, recruiters or 3rd party solicitation.
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