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Automation Tech - Full Time Weekend Grave Shift - Salt Lake City

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Date: Sep 7, 2022

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US, 84107

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 57646


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 Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering division (MTE) is recognized as the leader in engineering excellence & innovative manufacturing technologies by providing diverse skills to Corning’s existing & emerging businesses.

We anticipate & provide timely, valued, leading edge manufacturing technologies and engineering expertise.  We partner with Corning’s businesses and the Science & Technology division. Together we create and sustain Corning’s manufacturing as a differential advantage.


- $24+ per hour Full Time - Weekend Grave Shift 4 - Day Work Week Friday - Saturday 11:00 pm - 11:30 am & Two 8 hour Weekday Shifts 11:00 pm - 7:30 am - Days to be determined.


The purpose of this position is:

  • To restore, repair or otherwise generate an action, which will result in the function of each piece of Automation equipment to the level it was designed and/or intended to operate.
  • Ensure machinery is operating safely and efficiently through proper maintenance, inspection and repair procedures.
  • Other duties may include but are not limited to
  • maintenance of a library, ordering parts and supplies and fabrication of parts.
  • Proper maintenance and cleaning of shop and other work areas.
  • May also include other specific assigned duties.


This position includes significant duties such as:

  1.  Repair and maintenance of automation equipment related to Injection molding and production
  2.  Correctly and efficiently troubleshooting and diagnosing faults on assigned automation equipment
  3. Fabrication of repair parts or components using mills, lathes and other common machining tools
  4.  Acquisition of required hand tools
  5.  Replace and/or reinstallation of all safety devices
  6. Cleaning of work and shop area’s
  7. Writing and sending a daily e-mail report
  8. Proficiency with parts program, Library and the other common functions of the Automation department.
  9.  Organization of time to complete assigned tasks
  10. Assumption and proper completion of additional duties.


Working Conditions:

  • Some exposure to high voltage, with appropriate safety precautions in place.
  • Lifts, pushes, pulls or moves equipment and machinery up to 25 pounds frequently, and up to 60 pounds occasionally.
  • Exposure to some fumes and constant noise in manufacturing areas.
  • Safety glasses are required on the manufacturing floor and other designated areas.
  • Adherence to plant safety and PPE requirements.


  • High School Diploma or GED required


  • 6+ months experience in mechanical area; experience with basic tools preferred.


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.

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City