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Mech Maint Associate

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Date: Sep 5, 2022

Location: Harrodsburg, KY, US, 40330

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 49247


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 employment process for all Production and Maintenance positions at Corning Incorporated in the Harrodsburg Facility begins once you attach your resume and submit a completed application. The next step in the process will be series of tests and interviews conducted by Corning Incorporated employees. Upon successful completion of all of the above, the next step will be background checks and a medical exam, to include a physical assessment and a drug test.


Qualified candidates are included in a pool for Mechanical Maintenance Associate positions and will be called upon as openings occur in our businesses.


Corning Incorporated interviews applicants for self-managed teams and we are looking for individuals that possess a strong work ethic and substantial interpersonal and team participation skills. Our new employees will go through a 90 day probationary period. Production and Maintenance employees are represented by USW Local 1016T.


Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 80 pounds on a regular basis throughout the day.



  • Basic Demonstration of Skills is required.
  • Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a High School Diploma or GED.
  • Carded Maintenance Mechanic status or equivalent.


Transportation: Must supply own transportation. No relocation assistance.


Work Hours: Varies by plant; probably will be rotating shifts on a weekly basis. Working holidays and weekends are a must.


Travel: Current positions available are in-house Mechanical Maintenance Associates and travel associates. Travel associates will have 60% + travel required, mostly international.


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: Lexington