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Maintenance Technician I - Phoenix, AZ

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Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Glendale, AZ, US, 85301

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 54242


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 Summary and Functions:

  • Under close supervision, performs entry-level duties as assigned in the preventative maintenance and repair of production equipment to include but not limited to 5th axis CNC mills, CNC lathes, precision grinding equipment, all auxiliary equipment and facility related items found in a typical machine shop.
  • Should be able to perform facility repairs and have understanding of basic electrical circuits and HVAC systems.


The purpose of this position is:

  • To identify a hands-on individual with interest in maintenance, who would like to strengthen their knowledge and become a Maintenance Technician.
  • Must possess good time management skills, allowing them to coordinate multiple maintenance tasks in the most efficient manner possible.
  • They are also strong communicators that can interact with their immediate supervisor in regard to status of equipment.


This position includes significant duties such as:

  • Ability to work under close supervision and in a team environment
  • Read and understand low complexity electrical, schematics, wiring diagrams, machine repair manuals, and related written instructions.
  • Troubleshoot and make the necessary repairs on all jobs of a low complexity nature.
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks for production machinery and any auxiliary equipment
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment
  • Assist other maintenance technicians in the breakdown repairs of production equipment during production
  • General understanding of hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems
  • Support Plant wide initiatives on TPM goals
  • General knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, welding and other facilities related skills
  • Maintain a clean, orderly work area and support department 5S goals
  • Complete all maintenance related paperwork such as work order completion, lock out tag out forms, PMP records, and material requisitions.
  • Maintain safety and quality standards by using acceptable housekeeping practices on equipment and work area.
  • Perform other essential duties as assigned by management


Working Conditions:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.
  • Proper safety precautions, including the proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), must be followed as dictated by the job and work environment.
  • Additionally, on a typical day you could potentially perform any of the following:
    • Lift up to 50 lbs. above the waist and carry heavy objects
    • Safely walk and stand for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slippery
    • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel
    • Access any area of the equipment to perform necessary maintenance, including inspecting and performing work in, on or under parts of the equipment
    • Safely and effectively operate lift trucks and manual lifting equipment in the process of installing, modifying, or repairing industrial equipment



  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED)



  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in a production environment
  • Applicable maintenance training or previous experience a plus
  • Basic computer skills required


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.

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix