Quality Control Associate II

Date: May 25, 2023

Location: Glendale, AZ, US, 85301

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 60336


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. 

As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries.



The purpose of this position is:

Perform quality dimensional and visual inspection of precision machined components by using various measuring devices to ensure compliance with engineering specifications.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Verify conformance of low complexity products using various inspection instruments (micrometers, calipers, depth micrometers, optical comparators, thread gages, dial indicators, fixed gages, and cylindrical plug gages).
  • Read and interpret production travelers and engineering specifications to ensure product conformance at each manufacturing product sequence.
  • Document part characteristics and measurements on inspection history cards during first article inspections and other inspection sequences.
  • Record data from inspection history cards on inspection files and maintain accurate and legible inspection records.
  • Load and/or transport part containers utilizing a forklift, hand truck or manual/motorized pallet jack to assigned locations.
  • Determine quality (Pass/Fail) of manufactured parts based on dimensional and visual inspection.
  • Verify production process and create product discrepant material reports in the quality database.
  • Utilize computer programs to search for part processes and procedures. Instruct and/or assist less skilled inspectors with some measuring instruments, process and procedures.
  • Maintain safety and quality standards by using acceptable housekeeping practices on equipment and work area. The above description covers the most significant duties performed but does not exclude other occasional work assignments not mentioned.
  • DMR knowledge
  • GD&T background preferred


Working Conditions:

  • Working at a table with small parts, tools, and a microscope for the duration of the shift



  • High School or General Education Diploma



  • 3 - 5 years
  • Keyence experience (1 yr)
  • CMM experience (1 yr)


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