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Manufacturing Operator

Date: Aug 10, 2018

Location: Goleta, CA, US, 93117

Req #: 13687

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.


This full-time entry-level manufacturing job is in the Wafer Fabrication field.  No experience is required with all training completed on-site. Minimum requirements are: 18 years or older.


For applicants with 4+ years of experience in the wafer fabrication/semi-conductor industry, please apply to our Wafer Fabrication Technician job #24642.


If you are interested in engineering roles, please search our careers job site (corningjobs.corning.com).

All employees are eligible for Corning's comprehensive benefits package: medical/dental/vision, paid vacation, annual bonus program, educational reimbursement, free financial counseling, and more.

Successful applicants will be required to complete a background check and drug screen prior to start date.


Purpose of Position

Perform repetitive operations in preparing and processing small parts/components in the manufacturing operations associated with wafer fabrication, including laser bonding, dicing, grinding and polishing tasks utilizing wafer fabrication equipment.


Major Responsibilities

  • Sets up tools (calibration, cleaning) to starts daily process cycle
  • Feeds raw materials to semi-automated machines
  • Inspects parts in-process using precision tools
  • Work in a variety of process areas including: Inspection, laser bonding, dicing, or grinding & polishing
  • Operate cassette and box cleaning process equipment.
  • Maintain wafer flow within and between process areas.
  • Completes required trainings in designated areas to achieve competency
  • Meets quality & production standards
  • Inspects parts in-process using precision tools
  • Keeps log of activities during process


Required skills

  • Able to communicate with other employees and supervision when necessary to the job


Desired Skills

  • Cleanroom experience
  • Proficiency regarding the computer and software requirements of the job
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • AA degree or equivalent experience

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

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