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IT Intern - Harrodsburg, KY - (CDT)

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Date: Nov 23, 2021

Location: Harrodsburg, KY, US, 40330

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 51530


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.

Corning’s Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.


Corning’s summer internship experience is rich with hands-on learning. You’ll live, work, and experience the communities in which Corning operates, while building on-the-job skills. The purpose of the IT Intern Program is to set a higher standard on talent by strengthening our pipeline for entry level roles for immediate and future needs.

Scope of Position:

  • Directly involved working with engineers and technologists to support IT development activities in our dynamic manufacturing activities.
  • Duties will include assisting Systems Analyst and IT Developers with projects in the plant.
  • We will have a mid-term review and a final review with plant senior leadership in mid-summer.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Our Harrodsburg, KY plant houses an innovative manufacturing facility working with development and production of glass substrates for use in Liquid Crystal Displays and consumer electronics.
  • You will gain valuable hands on experience, including project and process activities.
  • We are looking for those with a strong level of technical curiosity and who are capable of delivering creative solutions to technical challenges.
  • While working in a team-based environment, participate as an individual contributor on the team.


Education & Experience:

  • We are seeking a pending Junior or Senior Information Technology major
  • We need a motivated self-starter with independent learning style.
  • Basic knowledge of: Microsoft Office Suite SQL .net development

Desired Skills:

  • Technical writing with the ability to deliver technical presentations to operators, engineers, and managers.
  • We are seeking someone who is innovative and technically curious.


Soft Skills:

  • Effective communication & presentation skills (verbal and written).
  • Ability to work on diverse project team. Able to build new business relationships with the team.



  • Domestic travel between Harrodsburg, KY and Corning, NY


Program Benefits:

  • We offer competitive salaries, housing assistance, and travel reimbursement


Intern Activities:

  • Social and networking events, volunteer opportunities, and community Involvement


Required to sign covenant not to compete


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


Are you ready to start an exciting internship with Corning, Inc.? Apply today!


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.

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