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Design Technician

Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: Tewksbury, MA, US, 01876

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 38046


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.

Scope of Position:

This is an excellent opportunity for you grow and develop in one of Corning Incorporated's key engineering organizations supporting deployment of new, innovative and challenging technologies in the Corning Life Sciences division.

As a member of the Division Engineering team, you will be responsible for the detailed design of Corning Life Science products. You will provide the CAD modeling and design of new products. You will also support design engineers in the design, development and prototyping.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Generating product designs and detailed drawings of injection molded components and assemblies, checking drawings for accuracy.
  • Work in collaboration with engineers, scientist and manufacturing to generate new product designs.
  • Providing CAD support for drawing change control.

Performance Metrics:

  • On time project completion
  • Problem resolution effectiveness
  • Product design completion

Travel Requirements:

  • No travel needed.

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • Standard Monday – Friday business hours.

Required Education:

  • 2-year Technical degree in CAD, Mechanical Technology, or equivalent education.

Required Years and Area of Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience product design including plastic component design.

Required Skills:

  • Strong Mechanical Design capabilities.
  • Proficient with Solidworks 3D & 2D CAD.
  • Considerable experience designing parts for injection molding, GD&T, design of assemblies and change-management procedures.
  • In depth 3D CAD design capabilities.
  • We need solid MS Excel and MS Word experience.

Desired Experience / Qualifications / Skills:

  • Experience with Solidworks.
  • Experience with Solidworks PDM vault.

Soft Skills:

  • We are seeking someone who is a self-starter that is flexible and adaptable in a changing environment.
  • Able to work with multi-functional teams.
  • Positive attitude, flexible and good work ethic.
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage and measure work.
  • Ability to work under general direction.
  • Effective organization, and planning skills, with ability to handle changing priorities.

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Boston