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Automation Tech - Salt Lake City

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Date: Mar 31, 2021

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US, 84107

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 44345

 

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.

Full Tim, Mon - Fri 7:00am - 3:30pm. 

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:

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

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED required

Experience:

  • 3 – 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, 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: Salt Lake City