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HyperStack Operator - Kennebunk, ME

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Date: Sep 21, 2021

Location: Kennebunk, ME, US, 04043

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 41848


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.

As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries.

The purpose of this position is:

  • Performs multiple tasks to accomplish the production and packaging of molded products, including the manual assembly operations of all CellCulture/HyperStack products.
  • This position requires strict attention to inspection criteria, SOP’s and production data to ensure the quality of the final products.
  • The operator will work with a variety of production equipment, measurement equipment, gauges, leak checkers, welders, vision system, TCT and cell bind treaters and sealers.
  • This position requires the ability to work independently, make quality decisions concerning manufactured products, and produce parts at the expected production rate.

This position includes significant duties such as:

  • Follows standard operating procedures for the entire process: molding, assembly, accessorizing and packout.
  • Assembles/packages goods at the standard rate.
  • Performs all necessary quality control checks as well as continually checks product for defects.
  • Maintains accurate production counts.
  • Performs inventory of all products and components in area.
  • Checks for proper materials to build product
  • Performs final QA with quality department to inspect final packout.
  • Maintains necessary records, including documents that require initials/signatures according to GMP and ISO requirements.
  • Fills out daily inspection sheets, including sub lot numbers and lot numbers after verification of lot issuance program for traceability.
  • Assists with setups and changeovers as required.
  • Reports improper operation, unsafe conditions, defective materials, and any unusual conditions to the Supervisor/Team Leader.
  • Builds sample orders as required.
  • Checks to assure all gauges are in proper working order.
  • Maintains work area and equipment in a clean, safe, and orderly condition.
  • Properly uses Personnel Protective Equipment.
  • Works with chemicals such as Isopropyl Alcohol and Loctite
  • Interacts with customers during visits.
  • Follows established company rules and regulations and maintains quality standards.
  • Must maintain a higher level of performance and a continued compliance within the guidelines stated below.
  • Operators will be used to primarily run the high priority lines.

Those lines are:

  • 597 - CellSTACK assembly line (40 stacks only)
  • 101 - Flask machine
  • 501 - Barcode machine ( 1 & 2 label products only)


* HyperStack Prior experience desired.



  • High School Diploma or GED required.

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or 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: Portland Maine