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Sr Maintenance Mechanic - HVAC

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Date: Jun 10, 2021

Location: Manassas, VA, US, 20109

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 45452


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: Responsible for the repair and maintenance of manufacturing equipment, building, and grounds, working with engineering on more advanced projects. Has specialized skills/training in one or more technical disciplines such as electrical, mechanical, machinist, or HVAC. Subject Matter expert in designated discipline.

This position includes significant duties such as:

• Leads efforts and directs junior technicians on complex or larger repair activities

• Performs preventative maintenance and identifies new PM activities or modifications to existing PMs to drive improved equipment reliability

• Identifies new PM activities or modifications to existing PMs to drive improved equipment reliability

• Performs equipment repairs and recommends solutions to reduce downtime and drive continuous improvement

• Serves as a SME in one or more technical discipline (electrical, mechanical, HVAC, etc.)

• May provide training and coaching to junior associates

• Performs the setup and operation to support manufacturing process and equipment

• Troubleshoots and identifies equipment/mechanical problems and resolves or engages others to bring resolution

• May plan and execute installation of new equipment or tools

• Works closely with manufacturing to assess current operations, training others to ensure the equipment is maintained and operated properly

• Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges

• Works with external contractors to support facilities and operations projects

• Engages engineering to help resolve complex operations or equipment issues as needed

Working Conditions:

  • Somewhat disagreeable working conditions such as dusty/dirty areas, work at heights, in tight spaces; occasionally works outdoors in all weather conditions, in refrigerated areas, hot/humid conditions, cleanroom.
  • Occasionally works with chemicals, cleaners, and solvents.

Education: Two Year Technical Degree or equivalent; Licensure/Technical Certification, or Journeyman

Experience: 5+ years of relevant work experience

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: Washington DC