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Mechanical Engineer

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Date: Jul 31, 2022

Location: Pudong, SH, CN, 201206

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 49866


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 Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary applications around the world.

Purpose of the Position: (must to fill)


  • Provide mechanical engineering solutions to plant process equipment to support plant production and operation. Provide mechanical troubleshooting guidance on equipment issues.
  • Stay informed on new technology transfer at equipment engineering that can be built in to improve plant performance and productivity.


Day to Day Responsibilities: (must to fill)



  • Emphasize safety in daily operation by strict adherence to applicable codes and standards. Comply with all government regulations with regards to facilities, utilities, etc.

Trouble shooting

  • Conduct equipment daily troubleshooting and problem solving to support the production in mechanical areas.
  • Complete follow up actions required from production/safety/environment audits.

Preventive Maintenance

  • Set up the Planned Maintenance standard then train/transfer to maintenance team.
  • Collect necessary equipment information prior to developing preventive maintenance plan.
  • Develop weekly/monthly/yearly maintenance schedule on electrical/controls to minimize equipment downtime.

Spare Parts Management

  • Responsible for spare parts management related to the assigned area.
  • Localization initiative. 

People Development

  • Provide job related training for mechanics and peers. Take responsibility for building and improving the technical strength of the maintenance team in mechanical area.
  • Attend training related to the assigned area. Become thoroughly knowledgeable in the production and process equipment for whole plant.
  • Project skill.

Continuous Improvement and project management

  • Analyze the equipment performance of the assigned area and drive the improvement plan.
  • Use Corning tools to make sure the improvement is rational.
  • Responsible for new equipment entry and change management.
  • Lead or support Capital and PEX projects to improve the cost, capacity, delivery and quality.
  • Follow Corning project management system, achieve the project performance goal.
  • Join in TPM activities, provide the training and the professional recommendation on improvement.
  • Contractor management and cost control.


  • Project Planning:
  • Establish clear project plan for the whole project lifecycle.
  • Project Initiation:
  • Collect the requirement.
  • Lead the business case analysis to demonstrate the feasibility.
  • Deploy new technology equipment transfer and upgrade.
  • Lead to define the project scope: Specification for production and service equipment purchasing and service terms associated.
  • Involve in vendor selection and quotation.
  • Project Implementation:
  • Supervise the installation and debugging of new/upgraded equipment.
  • Project Closure:
  • Review and update all drawings, machine specifications, and SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedure) associated with equipment installation and upgrade.
  • Transfer all the documentation.
  • Develop completed equipment list.
  • Conduct the training of new equipment/process and delivery skill to operators, maintenance technicians, engineers.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 6+ yearsexperience on equipment engineering in manufacturing environment, plus 3+ years in multi-national company.
  • Experiences in working with and/or supervising project teams.
  • Experiences in process equipment maintenance.
  • Equipment engineering, manufacturing systems and technical expertise.
  • Good problem solving/troubleshooting skill and rational thinking.
  • Rich hands-on experiences with production floor equipment.
  • Knowledge of power distributions, equipment controls.
  • Strong equipment drawing with AutoCAD or comparable draft software skill.
  • Good supervision skill, communication and interpersonal skill.
  • Ability to use of data and metrics to improve performance.
  • Initiative, pro-active, self-motivated and motivate others.
  • Fluent in written and oral English.
  • Teamwork

Employee Referral Level: 1