Debur/Helicoil Technician (Monday-Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm)

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Date: May 24, 2024

Location: Keene, NH, US, 03431

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 62895


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.


We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.


Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide more than 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics and fluoride crystals to meet demand for unique customer needs. Consequently, this segment operates in a wide variety of commercial and industrial markets that include display optics and components, semiconductor optics components, aerospace and defense, astronomy, ophthalmic products, telecommunications components and cover glass that is optimized for portable display devices.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Simple and intermediate Deburring of high precision machined parts.
  • Ensure parts meet all print requirements and functionality.
  • Simple and intermediate Helicoiling on high precision machined parts.
  • Follows instructions on routers/travelers and uses proper method for deburring/ helicoiling to produce a quality part.
  • Problem-solving with assistance of Supervisor or Technical Lead.
  • Uses thread gage or gage pins to check parts
  • Resolves quality issues that occur during manufacturing by deburring parts with oversight from Supervisor or Technical Lead.
  • Washes and dries parts according to requirements.
  • Tumbles, packs, and unpacks parts according to specifications.
  • Loads and unloads stress relief/thermal ovens.
  • Applies Chem Film to parts as needed.
  • Flexibility to work to deadlines.
  • Keeps work area orderly, clean and organized.



  • Must be capable of solving routine production problems as they arise
  • Problem solving independently on routine production with awareness of when assistance is needed.
  • Must be capable of setting up basic optical testing and performing tests without supervision
  • Good organizational skills and ability to be flexible with changing work demands
  • Ability to gather data for submission to QA
  • Attention to detail and quality paramount.
  • Flexibility to work to deadlines.


Working Conditions: 

  • Gloves are provided for hand protection for exposure to water
  • Handling compounds and chemicals
  • No heavy lifting



  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2-3 years industrial or related experience
  • 1-2 years deburring and helicoiling experience
  • Blueprint reading preferred


This position does not support immigration sponsorship. 

The range for this position is ​$21.00 hourly rate - $24.42 hourly rate.  Starting pay for the successful applicant is dependent on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, pension plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, and PTO.

Corning Puts YOU First! 

We are committed to supporting your health, financial, career development, and life goals as you grow professionally and personally to achieve your highest potential. All benefits begin as soon as you start your career at Corning. 

  • Our monetary peer-to-peer recognition program is tied to our Values and celebrates you and your colleagues’ contributions. 
  • Health and well-being benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid parental leave, mental health/substance use, fitness, and disease management programs.  
  • Financial benefits include a 401(k) savings plan with company matching contributions and a 100% company-paid pension benefit that grows steadily throughout your career. 
  • Companywide bonus and attractive short- and long-term compensation programs are available based on your role and responsibilities.   
  • Professional development programs help you grow and achieve your career goals.


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. To request an accommodation, please contact us at

Nearest Major Market: Bellows Falls
Nearest Secondary Market: Keene

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