Aircraft Ops Technician III

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Date: May 26, 2023

Location: Big Flats, NY, US, 14814

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 60509


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. 

Corning’s businesses are ever evolving to best serve our customers, industries, and consumers. Today, we accelerate and transform life sciences, mobile consumer electronics, optical communications, display, and automotive markets.


We are changing the world with: 

•    Trusted products that accelerate drug discovery, development, and delivery to save lives
•    Damage-resistant cover glass to enhance the devices that keep us connected
•    Optical fiber, wireless technologies, and connectivity solutions to carry information and ideas at the speed of life
•    Precision glass for advanced displays to deliver richer experiences 
•    Auto glass and ceramics to drive cleaner, safer, and smarter transportation 


Purpose of Role: Responsible for the inspection, repair and maintenance of corporate aircraft, in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration regulations and policies.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoots, repairs and services aircraft and engine systems. Uses various test equipment, computers, and works form wiring diagrams and technical publications.
  • Compliance with manufactures technical data and FAA regulations when performing all work authorized by the Repair Station Operations Specifications.
  • Adherence to the Repair Station Manual and Quality Control Manual procedures
  • Compliance with all company policies and procedures, including Safety and Environmental
  • Any and all duties or tasks as assigned


Required Education/Certifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team oriented
  • Airframe and Power plant certificate
  • 3+ years aviation experience


Desired Qualifications:

  • Falcon 900 EASy experience
  • CRJ 200 / Challenger 850 experience


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


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, 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. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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