Metrology Engineering Intern

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Date: Feb 10, 2024

Location: Canton, NY, US, 13617

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 62241


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 


Corning Advanced Optics is an industry leader in the manufacture of high-quality glass materials and high precision optical systems supporting lithography and aerospace & defense systems. This is an exciting company with vast knowledge of material science, process engineering and material measurement/characterization.



Summer Metrology engineering intern position supporting the manufacturing of high-quality glass material used in the semi-conductor and aerospace & defense markets. This is a dynamic position for an individual to work as part of Corning Advanced Optics’ Metrology Engineering team. Focus will be on improving existing measurement methods, programming to integrate measurement data into manufacturing systems and assisting with installation and qualification of new optical measurement equipment. Responsibilities include running measurement system analysis (MSA’s), software programming and assisting engineering staff with qualifying new measurement systems.



  • Currently enrolled and pursuing an Undergraduate degree or higher in Physics or Optics 
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of programming in C#, SQL,, Python or similar programming language.


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


​The range for this position is $1,635.00 - $3,185.00 biweekly.  Starting pay for the successful applicant is prescribed based on geographic location, nature of position, and year in school.


​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

Nearest Major Market: Massena

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