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Date: Jul 25, 2021

Location: Hefei, AH, CN, 230012

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 44522


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.

Position Description                                                                                                        

Purpose of the Position:
Under the guidance and direction of Technical Management:
• CHCL L3 expansion next year need more Forming technical resource to cover.
• Provide Process Engineering support to the CHCL production line and expansion project to improve production and new line capability and pursue stable operational performance.
• Implement process and equipment improvements to achieve the plant’s continuous improvement goals in cost, capacity, delivery and quality.
• Ensure a safe working environment within the facility.


Day to Day Responsibilities:
Lead and support daily production:
 Interact and support daily production; Responsible for Extrusion process performance.
 Investigating and analyzing process issues, providing troubleshooting support, developing solutions, and implementing permanent corrective actions.
 Establishing rigorous process control guideline and discipline (determine appropriate data collection, process monitoring, control methods).
 Providing training/certification of operators/technicians in process control and operation.
 Planning for new product introductions, ensuring production readiness, establishing capability, and resolving issues.
Die and Rebuild:
 Manage die inventory and order to ensure enough and appropriate dies are ready for production
 Manage extruder screw rebuild and element inventory maintenance to ensure robust extrusion production
Continuous Improvement:
 Controlling process variation and making continuous improvements.
 Conducting experimentation to fundamentally understand cause and effect.
 Controlling effective implementation of process or equipment changes.
 Planning, directing, coordinating and/or leading projects to ensure effective implementation – achieving objectives, completed on time and within budget.
 Interacting with Corporate, Division and Plant resources to exchange and transfer new technology of best practices with fundamental understandings.
 Staying current as a ‘subject matter expert’ in their field of technical expertise.
Plant-wide principles.
 Implementing and enforcing procedures for maintaining a safe work environment.


Requirements: Education & Experience (please state MUST and PLUS requirements)
 BS/MS degree in Materials, Chemical, Physics, Science, Mechanical or equivalent. 
 3+ years working experience in manufacturing environment.
 Work experience in multi-national companies highly preferred.
 Extrusion and/or Ceramic experience preferred.
 Experience in leading or participating project highly preferred.


Requirements: Required Skills                                               
 Language – fluent Chinese/English both in oral and written.
 Process thinking skills – logical problem analysis, decision analysis and understanding and solving problems.
 On-site handling, trouble shooting skills, strong implementation skills.
 Good communication skills.
 Familiar with Microsoft Office software -- Word, PowerPoint, Excel.
 Proactive self-learner, down to earth attitude.
 Team player, win-win vision.
 IATF, SPC basic knowledge


Requirements: Desired Skills 
 Basic statistical skills.
 Green belt certification
 Presentation skills
 CAD read skills is a plus



Employee Referral Level: 1