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P&M Sullivan Park Tool Maker/Machinist/Machine Builder - Corning Valley

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Date: Jan 28, 2023

Location: Corning, NY, US, 14831

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 54663


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.

SP Tool Maker/Machinist/Machine Builder - Application Process

Required Skills/Experience


  • Minimum of High School Diploma or GED required


  • 4 years of applicable Machine Shop experience or military equivalent or Journeyman or Class “A” status or
  • Minimum 2 year Machine Tool Technology degree or
  • Certificate in relevant field with minimum 1 year experience


Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age.  Perform a variety of work to support research and development projects.   Work with ideas and designs to fabricate and/or assemble prototype parts and equipment.  Need to know how to set up and operate straight vertical milling machine, drill presses, surface grinders, straight lathe, CNC mills and CNC lathes. Write and or edit existing machine programs to produce parts that meet design specification and satisfy company quality standards.


The following information is relative to Production and Maintenance employment at Corning Incorporated in the Corning, New York Valley:


The employment process for all Production and Maintenance positions at Corning Incorporated in the Corning Valley begins once you attach your resume and submit a completed application.   The next step in the process will be an orientation at a local venue to be determined.  The orientation will be followed by a series of tests and interviews conducted by Corning Incorporated employees.  Upon successful completion of all of the above, the next step will be background checks and a medical exam, to include a physical assessment and a drug test.


Qualified candidates are included in a pool for Development Machine Builder I positions and will be called upon as openings occur at Sullivan Park.


Corning Incorporated interviews applicants for self-managed teams and we are looking for individuals that possess a strong work ethic and substantial interpersonal and team participation skills.




Skills - Basic Demonstration of Skills is required.


Transportation – Must supply own transportation; plants are as far as 15 miles apart.  No relocation assistance.


Work Hours – Varies by plant; working holidays and weekends are a must.


Our new employees will go through a probationary period.  Production and Maintenance employees are represented by USW Local 1000.



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: Corning