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Date: May 4, 2024

Location: Reynosa, TAM, MX, 88730

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 62783


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. 

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.


Purpose of Position.

  • Develop and maintain supplier base to meet the requirements of manufacturing facility. Will evaluate supplier effectiveness and initialize necessary action to ensure quality and cost criteria’s are maintained within negotiated expectations


Mention the major responsibilities and tasks of the position.

  • Established and maintains communication with vendors/suppliers to improve lead times, prices or any procurement issue.
  • Requests and evaluates new quotations and negotiates with vendors/suppliers to obtain best prices, quality and delivery terms.
  • Procures material in accordance with established requirements.
  • Participates in qualifying vendors through vendor certification process.
  • Assists are required materials review board to represent department, regarding assigned purchased materials.
  • Actively pursues continues cost reductions of prices and lead times


Work Experience.

  • +5 years of experience negotiating and purchasing for a manufacturing facility.
  • MRP II purchasing.

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.   
  • 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 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

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