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Date: Nov 23, 2021

Location: Corning, NY, US, 14831

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 51483


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.

At Corning, our growth is fueled by a commitment to innovation. We succeed through sustained investment in research & development, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges. We are a four-time National Medal of Technology winner thanks to our technology leadership and R&D environment, which attract and enable the best scientific minds in the world. This pipeline of talent has brought life-changing innovation to your fingertips for more than 160 years.


Scope of Position (i.e. projects involved with and role within group):

Work as part of a team to brings concept to reality by understanding and defining the requirements, followed by system design, specification, fabrication, test, installation, startup and support of integrated process control systems. Ensures the conversion of customer requirements into total systems solutions that meet all requirements including schedule and cost.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

Work with mentor to design and develop control systems for process equipment and measurement systems. Develop custom controls software in Rockwell Automation’s Studio 5000, PLC ladder logic or high level languages like C# and .NET. Develop HMI software. Work with drawings and schematics. Fabrication and installation of electrical and controls panels and interface to process equipment. Perform configuration, calibration and check out of equipment and debug software. Troubleshoot, repair and restore existing control systems. Document work.


Travel requirements (please note if international): Minimal

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time: Typically 40 hours per week M-F, but can require more (project dependent).

Education and Experience (minimum required for consideration): Working towards BS in Electrical/Computer/Automation Engineering or Engineering Technology


Required Skills (These are skills that candidates must possess):

Inclination toward machine/process control Experience troubleshooting electrical circuits and instrumentation Thorough knowledge of AC and DC circuits Understanding of classical control theory


Desired Skills (these are the skills that would be nice for candidates to possess):

Experience with Allen Bradley PLC’s or similar Experience developing HMIs (FactoryTalk View or similar) Experience with EtherNet/IP and OPC Experience with motion control programming


Soft Skills (Communication/Team/Leadership): Technical aptitude, hands on approach Good communication skills Team player Good people skills


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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