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Quality Control Technician III - Painted Post, NY

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Date: Jul 20, 2021

Location: Painted Post, NY, US, 14870

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 45751


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 Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.


Scope of Role:

  • Provides technical support to manufacturing, quality and engineering departments by maintaining and developing inspection processes, testing products and recording and analyzing data during product development and manufacturing. Performs visual and dimensional product inspection under close tolerances utilizing advanced precision measurement equipment and ensures alignment to quality and engineering standards. Evaluates customer requirements and implements appropriate measurement protocols. Maintains and performs the calibration of standard mechanical measuring and recording instruments.


Role & Responsibilities:

  • Support Quality Engineering on implementing and maintaining Quality systems to meet the requirements of production.
  • Supports Engineering in the root cause analysis and implementation of corrective action for process related concerns and customer notifications received
  • Responsible for continual improvement activities to enhance the quality system, such as 5S, Kaizen, lean methods, etc.
  • Support training to ensure that products and processes follow the relevant requirements of the quality management system
  • Inspects weldments using visual and non-destructive testing methods.
  • Creates and maintains company quality documentation, such as inspection plans, quality reports etc. using Solidworks, Microsoft Office, MES etc.
  • Monitor and report CTQ’s performance in the processes (i.e. SPC)
  • Serve as technical support to all measurement systems and test methods.
  • Creates CMM programs to measure dimensional parameters of components.
  • Collaborates with engineers to ensure appropriate inspection processes are in place and to improve documentation of component drawings and inspection procedures.
  • Performs transactions in the numerous quality systems that are related to inspection and handling non-conforming product.


Education & Experience:

  • We require an Associates degree in CAD, Mechanical Technology, Welding Technology or similar
  • We are seeking 2+ years’ experience in a quality assurance position.
  • 1+ years of Welding and Metal Fabrication experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings
  • Solid MS Excel and MS Word experience
  • Strong GD+T understanding
  • Proficient with SolidWorks or similar CAD programs
  • Programming experience with Coordinate Measurement Machine (CMM) systems
  • Familiarity with sheet metal and weld symbols


Desired Skills:

  • Self-starter that is flexible and adaptable in a constantly evolving environment.
  • Able to work with multi-functional teams
  • Positive attitude, flexible and good work ethic



  • Typical travel requirement is 5% or less.


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


Corning offers a competitive salary, vacation, pension, and family medical leave.


Are you ready to start an exciting career with Corning, Inc.? Apply today!


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. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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