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Field Service Engineer

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Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Goleta, CA, US, 93117

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 37903


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.

The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide more than 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics and fluoride crystals to meet demand for unique customer needs. Consequently, this segment operates in a wide variety of commercial and industrial markets that include display optics and components, semiconductor optics components, aerospace and defense, astronomy, ophthalmic products, telecommunications components and cover glass that is optimized for portable display devices.

Purpose of Position:

In this role, you will plan and execute Field Service Engineering activities.

You will provide technical assistance to both internal and external customers and support field projects, training classes, corporate owned manufacturing facilities, and Product Line Management.

Major Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Clear understanding of the electric control cabinet, electrical control, computer knowledge, and emergency power.
  • Ensure electrical and power system drawings are archived properly
  • We provide higher level troubleshooting and ensure timely solutions of system or equipment issues.
  • Provide professional engineering, manufacturing, knowledge (understands theories and fundamentals), capable of root cause analysis, and putting permanent solutions in place.
  • Report out the issues with professional data analysis and clear logical process.
  • Identifies, supports, and implements reliability improvement projects
  • Meet all SHE requirements.
  • Design, install, debug, specifies new equipment or modifies existing equipment to continuously improve system reliability
  • Electrical knowledge related to all facilities equipment within the CLT Systems.

Education & Experience

  • We require a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or Automation


  • We need 3+ years of experience with electronic systems
  • Provide technical assistance to internal/external customers via the technical support line.
  • Provide on-site technical assistance and trouble-shooting for various Corning customers at various locations.

Required Skills:

  • We need an effective communicator, able to deliver message (written and verbal).
  • You will need sound mechanical intuition and PC computer literacy.
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written.
  • Willingness to work outside of normal scheduled business hours when necessary.
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, and Visio.


  • We anticipate up to 60% travel for this role.

Soft Skills:

  • Establishes and maintains effective relationships with peers and customers that earns their trust and respect.
  • Ability to maintain composure and professional attitude at all times.

Additional Requirements:

  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must have a valid passport
  • Able to work in various indoor and outdoor environments.
  • You will need to be able to work in a cleanroom environment

Do your colleagues consider you to be positive, open and engaging and an effective member of a dynamic team?

Are you a self-starter, passionate about engineering and have a high level of technical curiosity?

Are you dedicated, open to new ideas and recognized for your flexibility to change?

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, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria