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Pilot Intern

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Date: Jan 1, 2022

Location: Big Flats, NY, US, 14814

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 51649


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.

Job Description:

The Pilot internship program allows aspiring pilots to shadow professionals in the industry and gain hands-on experience in the different areas of aviation. As a pilot intern, your responsibilities will include familiarization of the aircraft you will be working around, assist with aircraft preparations as tasks are delegated, participate in pre and post flight briefings, and observe standard operating procedures while in the jump seat during our flights. You also must understand how to communicate with air traffic controllers and other airport operators. This internship will focus on the total aspect of being a pilot other than just flying the plane. Customer service is a large portion of a corporate operation and you will not only see but interact with those customers while flying trips assigned to you.


  • Currently enrolled in an aviation degree program.
  • Intention of pursuing a pilot's license
  • Strong communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Strong attention to detail  
  • Willingness to learn all the aspects of being a pilot beyond flying a plane, such as greeting passengers and handling luggage.  


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.



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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