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Field Services, Technician II

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Date: Sep 22, 2022

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28216

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 58389


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. 

The global Information Technology (IT) Function is leading efforts to align IT and Business Strategy, leverage IT investments, and optimize end to end business processes and associated information integration technologies.  Through these efforts, IT helps to improve the competitive position of Corning's businesses through IT enabled processes.  IT also delivers Information Technology applications, infrastructure, and project services in a cost efficient manner to Corning worldwide.

Scope of Position: 

The Field Services Technician will provide technical assistance and support for incoming service requests/incidents related to computer systems, software, hardware, and infrastructure both in-person and remotely. The candidate will possess an aptitude for working with Microsoft-based applications (including Office suites). Candidates will rely on internal training, previous knowledge, and informed judgment to identify, diagnose, and resolve or route tickets accurately and in accordance with documented processes, and any other duties assigned at the direction of their supervisor.



  • Active Directory Administration
  • Limited support for corporate mobile devices
  • Familiarity with cloud applications (Microsoft and 3rdparty)
  • Troubleshooting Cisco VPN connectivity
  • Remediating/minimizing anti-virus threats
  • Remote connection/utilization
  • Imaging and deployment server utilization
  • Asset lifecycle management skills
  • Various browser support (IE, Chrome, Safari, etc.)
  • Installation/configuration of various software packages
  • Installation/configuration of Security Software
  • Printer/driver troubleshooting & installation
  • IPT based Telephony Device Management
  • ServiceNow (ticket management) utilization
  • Deployment, configuration, and support of standard IP telephony
  • Hardware ordering and inventory management
  • Limited support for Mac OS and hardware
  • Additional responsibilities may include:
  • Documentation (records) management
  • On-boarding (Training) of new hires
  • Conference room support
  • Vendor engagement (as needed)
  • Project interaction/participation
  • Customer scheduling/follow-ups
  • End user equipment moves (disconnect/reconnect)
  • Cross-team interaction and collaboration

Standard device imaging via USB/PXE server(s)•Smart-Hands tasks/functions outside of standard operational work


Meeting Support:

  • Works across the media team, corporate events, and IT for meeting support and problem resolution.
  • Performs testing, monitoring, analysis, diagnosis, and resolution of performance, technology, and process related problems.
  • Troubleshoots issues and engaging/assigning to the correct Team/Assignment Group
  • Knowledge of conference room audio and display devices


Smart Hands:(note:  Some sites have dedicated network team to perform some of the duties below)

  • Infrastructure cross connect installation –patching cables
  • Remote server reboot
  • Moving/installing IT equipment within your space and cabinets–rack, stack, cable and work with Vendor or Network Team to go live
  • IT hardware installations
  • Corning IT supported equipment component removal and installation
  • Physical server and network gear reboot
  • Power cycling IT Equipment •Onsite/offsite technical assistance and troubleshooting
  • Providing remote console access
  • Escort IT Vendors for other IT Teams (where permitted)
  • Procurement of IT goods and services
  • Receiving/shipping of IT goods
  • Ensures discreet handling of all business and maintains the highest level of confidentiality
  • Prioritizes duties and works on several tasks simultaneously
  • Demonstrates flexibility and willingness to change priorities at a moment’s notice
  • Possible On Call rotation necessary for pr





Education and Experience: (Provide information on the education level and/or experience level required)


*Associates Degree (preferred)

**Hardware Experience (beyond imaging/deployment)


Preferred Certifications:


- CompTIA IT Fundamentals

- CompTIA A+

- CompTIA Cloud+

- CompTIA Mobility+

- CompTIA Network+

- CompTIA Server+



Required Skills:


Proficient in time management and task prioritization

 •Advanced Level of English Language

•Effective organization and planning skills, with ability to handle changing priorities

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

•Must be a self-starter, able to work in team environment and motivate others


Desired Skills

•Hardware/software installation, troubleshooting and support

•Basic smart hands (network configuration) knowledge

•Active Directory administration

•Experience imaging and working with deployment server(s)

•Basic knowledge management


Travel Requirement <5%



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.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte