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Sr. TOD Controls Engineer, Gorilla Glass

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Date: Sep 12, 2022

Location: Harrodsburg, KY, US, 40330

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 55183

 

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning’s Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary applications around the world.

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science! For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide more than 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics and fluoride crystals to meet demand for unique customer needs. Consequently, this segment operates in a wide variety of commercial and industrial segments that include display optics and components, semiconductor optics components, aerospace and defense, astronomy, ophthalmic products, telecommunications components and cover glass that is optimized for portable display devices.

Projects involved with: The delivery of new Gorilla® glass compositions, products, and processes from R&D into manufacturing operations. Project management role to drive improvements in Gorilla division.

Role within the Organization:

• Support the implementation of controls system including process electrical engineering strategy, and the design, development, and implementation of solutions for the Gorilla Glass melting and forming process.

• Lead or support the development, design and execution of TOD controls and process electrical system to achieve reliability and stability requirements.

• Work with Measurement and Controls Technology communities to define adequate controls system architecture and controls loop design.

• Support capital expansion and repair projects in terms of process controls engineering Day to Day Responsibilities:

• Own, develop & set up new core capacity on electrical related field i.e., preventive/predictive maintenance of electrical equipment, Controls system and SCR…etc.

• Provide controls and electrical design support for melting, forming and capsule process area on new expansions, repairs, and equipment upgrades.

• Lead Technology/Knowledge transfer from Division Engineering group to plants.

• Thoroughly document all designs/developments to ensure fast and efficient technology transfer to Gorilla Glass facilities.

• Lead Level 3 manufacturing support activities to immediate solution for production and permanent solutions for improvement and process optimization.

Travel Requirements: We anticipate approximately 25%-30% for this role (mix of domestic and international)

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time: 40hrs+/week plus travel, and periodic evening or morning conference calls

Required Education and Experience:

• Bachelor or Master of Science Degree in Electrical or Controls area.

• Working experience as a process control engineer use process control to automate and control operational variables such as flow rates, temperatures, for example Petrochemical or Glass I industries is a plus.

• Having the knowledge of various process electrical systems and equipment, such as electronic devices, valve, instrumentation, digital and analog controls and feedback devices.

• Prefer 8+ years of experience in designing and commissioning process electrical system including

• SCR or VFD as final control elements. Proven track record for successful system design and commissioning.

Required Skills:

• Fundamental understanding of electrical systems, industrial controls systems (PLC), grounding protection system.

• Fundamental understanding of AC480 3-phase electrical and its power regulation systems


Nearest Major Market: Lexington