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Plant Facility Supervisor

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Date: Jan 13, 2021

Location: Vineland, NJ, US, 08360

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 42956


Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science, with a 166-year track record of life-changing inventions. Corning applies its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramics science, and optical physics, along with its deep manufacturing and engineering capabilities, to develop category-defining products that transform industries and enhance people's lives. Corning Valor™ Glass is an example of a life-changing innovation purpose-built to store and protect injectable medicines. Corning is also a global leader in pharmaceutical tubing, manufacturing a variety of clear and amber glass tubing that is converted by our customers into vials, cartridges, ampules and syringes.


Scope of Position:

In this role, you will be reporting to the Maintenance Manager and responsible for contractor interactions for capital projects and other facilities related work. This includes but is not limited to contractor safety compliance and training, obtaining job quotes, and developing short and long-term project lists.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Reports directly to Maintenance Manager.
  • Responsible for maintenance and operation of all facility systems including fire protection, security systems, alarms, water systems, compressed air systems, building systems, landscaping, etc.
  • Performs facility engineering work actively assisting with plant safety programs.
  • Responsible for contractor safety training for large projects.
  • Monitors all energy systems and recommends design changes for efficiency gains, etc.
  • Performs Project management tasks that include design reviews, bid, install, and commission of equipment.
  • Monitor daily performance of facility equipment throughout plant.
  • Hands-on experiences with facility operations and maintenance.
  • Interacts with vendors, contractors, etc.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • Negligible


Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • Monday – Friday, 7 AM – 5 PM
  • On call 24/7
  • Off shift support may be required as needed.


Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Environmental, Electrical or Civil Engineering, or other relevant technical degree required.


Required Years and Area of Experience:

  • Minimum 3+ years facility/project management experience with demonstrated achievements within a manufacturing environment required.


Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • Familiarity with both plant, state and federal regulations.
  • Familiar with plant Health, Environmental and Safety requirements.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications.


Desired Experience / Qualifications / Skills:

  • Auto-CAD 3D a plus.
  • ERP (SAP) experience.


Soft Skills:

  • Good communication skills and ability to collaborate in cross functional teams.
  • Self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Able to handle pressure.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Dependable.
  • Able to start and follow-up on the job during off shifts.
  • Communicates and understands direction clearly and concisely.
  • Orderly and clean environment.
  • Team Player.
  • Competent and caring manner.
  • Punctual and attentive.
  • Patience and tact in dealing with others.



  • Standing 7 or more hours/day.
  • Walking 7 or more hours/day.
  • Lifting >50 lbs. with good body mechanics



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.  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.

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