Precision Parts Cleaner

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Date: Jun 11, 2024

Location: Keene, NH, US, 03431

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 63342


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.


The purpose of this position is:

  • The purpose of this position is to provide cleaning support to the production floor, both manual and automated for all optical surfaces prior to application of thin film coatings.
  • This includes the completion of all associated paperwork and electronic transactions using JobBoss Shop Floor Management Software.
  • This work is performed primarily in the cleaning room located in the Coating Department.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Verify serial numbers, count and condition of all materials received in the department for coating
  • Daily Enter all inventory information in Coating Department inventory system
  • Daily Clean all parts per standard operating procedures and kit per standard load sizes
  • Daily Complete all required paperwork and issue Acceptance Test Plans for every lot cleaned, kitted and delivered to the coating department
  • Daily Interface with technicians and supervisors from other departments to discuss rejections and ensure timely transition of parts from coating back to rework
  • Perform monthly inventory checks to verify accuracy of Coating Department inventory system, and notify Department Supervisor of any discrepancies
  • Operation and cleaning of the Ultrasonic clean line per standard operational procedures
  • Assisting with the development and improvement of all substrates currently cleaned for coating


Working Conditions:

  • Heat, noise, odors, chemical hazards
  • Lifting 35 lbs. daily
  • Wearing protective equipment



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Working with computers desired Cleanroom, assembly,
  • Inspection experience desired
  • Experience in handling precision components desired
  • Experience cleaning critical surfaces desired
  • Ability to perform repetitious tasks in a timely fashion
  • Experience with MIL specification interpretation desired


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.  

The range for this position is ​$18.50 hourly rate - $21.62 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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