Biologics Manufacturing Tech

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Date: May 22, 2024

Location: Bedford, MA, US, 01730-1414

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 63163


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.


We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.


Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries.


The purpose of this position is:

  • Works in Biocoat and/or Reagents areas.
  • Coats a variety of Biocoat products that meet required specifications using automated and/or manual procedures.
  • Manufactures multiple biological products, primarily Matrigel using well defined processes.


Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • 1-3 years experience required working in a laboratory, life sciences environment.


The position includes significant duties, such as:

  • Performs coatings of all standard biocoat products.
  • Makes buffers and sets up production runs.
  • Prepares and tests tissue fractions. 
  • May assist in quality control testing on a variety of products.
  • Performs cell isolations, culture, and cryopreservation of primary cells and/or cultured cell lines.
  • Interacts with Quality Assurance to identify non-conformance issues. 
  • Manufactures products using centrifugation, buffer extractions, filtration, and dialysis methods.
  • Assembles kits and performs simple vialing and media production.
  • Uses ERP system to perform production transactions.
  • Participates in other plant activities including Kaizens and 5S blitzes.


Working Conditions:

  • Works in clean rooms, general lab, and cold room ranging from 2 to minus 8 degrees Celsius, where specified PPE for each area is required.
  • Frequently lifts and/or moves material and/or objects up to 50 pounds.
  • May handle hazardous material in controlled environment.


This position does not support immigration sponsorship 

The range for this position is ​$26.00 hourly rate - $28.00 hourly rate.  Starting pay for the successful applicant is dependent on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, pension plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, and PTO.


Corning Puts YOU First! 

We are committed to supporting your health, financial, career development, and life goals as you grow professionally and personally to achieve your highest potential. All benefits begin as soon as you start your career at Corning. 

  • Our monetary peer-to-peer recognition program is tied to our Values and celebrates you and your colleagues’ contributions. 
  • Health and well-being benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid parental leave, mental health/substance use, fitness, and disease management programs.  
  • Financial benefits include a 401(k) savings plan with company matching contributions and a 100% company-paid pension benefit that grows steadily throughout your career. 
  • Companywide bonus and attractive short- and long-term compensation programs are available based on your role and responsibilities.   
  • Professional development programs help you grow and achieve your career goals.


We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. To request an accommodation, please contact us at

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