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Controls Engineer

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Date: Jul 31, 2022

Location: Hefei, AH, CN, 230012

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 50145


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 Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary applications around the world.

Purpose of the Position: (must to fill)

• Provide electrical/controls engineering solutions to support plant daily operations.

• Drive, implement plant continuous improvement goals in cost, capacity, delivery and quality.

• Provide electrical/controls troubleshooting guidance on equipment issues.

• Stay informed on new technology transfer at equipment engineering that can be built in to improve plant performance and productivity. Day to Day Responsibilities: (must to fill)

• Develop and maintain a preventive maintenance system for the production/service equipment (database and tracking system of all equipment which requires regular maintenance).

• Develop weekly/monthly/yearly maintenance schedule to minimize equipment downtime.

• Conduct equipment daily troubleshooting and problem solving to support the production in electrical/controls areas.

• Emphasize safety in daily operation by strict adherence to applicable codes and standards. Comply with all government regulations with regards to facilities, utilities, etc.

• Analyze the equipment performance routinely and make improvement recommendations.

• Complete follow up actions required from production/safety/environment audits.

• Provide job related training for electrical technician & electricians. Take responsibility for building and improving the technical strength of the maintenance team in electrical/control areas.

• Coordinate with other maintenance engineers on people resource, collect necessary equipment information prior to developing preventive maintenance plan. • Assist Equipment Engineering Manager on contractor management and cost control.

• Attend training related to the assigned area. Become thoroughly knowledgeable in the production and process equipment for whole plant.

• Responsible for spare parts management system and localization initiative.

• Improve CMMS (Computer Management Maintenance System) as needed.

• Project management, documentation and training.

• Join in TPM activities, provide the training and the professional recommendation on improvement. Project involved with:

• Define the specification for production and service equipment purchasing and service terms associated. Involve in vendor selection and quotation.

• Deploy new technology equipment transfer and upgrade.

• Supervise the installation and debugging of new/upgraded equipment. Position Description Corning Restricted

• Review and update all drawings, machine specifications, and SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedure) associated with equipment installation and upgrade.

• Develop completed equipment list.


Responsible for new equipment entry and change management.

• Bachelor’s degree or above in Electrical Engineering, Automation or equivalent.

• 6+ years’ experience on the position of equipment engineering in manufacturing environment, plus 3+ years in multi-national company.

• Strong record of results for a multi-national company.

• Experiences in working with and/or supervising project teams. Requirements: Required Skills

• Equipment engineering, manufacturing systems and technical expertise.

• Good problem solving/troubleshooting skill and rational thinking.

• Rich hands-on experiences with production floor equipment.

• Knowledge of power distributions & equipment controls.

• Strong PLC & HMI programming skill, Rockwell and Intellution are preferred.

• Strong equipment drawing with AutoCAD or comparable draft software skill.

Employee Referral Level: 1