Development Technician-Ceramics

  • Corning
  • US - NY - Corning
  • 5 days ago

Company Name: Corning

Location: Corning, NY, US - 14831

Job Duration: 2021-07-22 to 2021-08-21

Overview

Requisition Number: 47904

 

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.

At Corning, our growth is fueled by a commitment to innovation. We succeed through sustained investment in research & development, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges. We are a four-time National Medal of Technology winner thanks to our technology leadership and R&D environment, which attract and enable the best scientific minds in the world. This pipeline of talent has brought life-changing innovation to your fingertips for more than 160 years.

 

Roles/Responsibilities:

Individual will be responsible for supporting ceramic material filter processing including forming, firing, and sample preparation for new products composition development and customer sampling. The day-to-day work will be focused on (Gasoline Particulate Filter) GPF projects for light duty filter applications. The individual must compile and graph data. He or she will be expected to document results from experiments and share with supervisor and/or project team. He or she will maintain databases for physical properties and customer samples tracking. He or she will also conduct reliability testing of various ceramic filter materials.

 

Travel requirements: No travel is required.

Hours of work: M-F 7am-4pm, flex time on extrusion days (3-5 days/mo.)– earlier start at 6am

 

Education and Experience (minimum required):

Associates Degree in Science, Materials Science or Engineering

 

Required Skills:

• General lab skills

• Hands-on equipment operation

• Highly organized and good attention to detail

• Excel data entry and graphing

• Good at multi-tasking – working on several deliverables at the same time

 

Desired Skills:

• Minitab or Jump data charting

• Data analysis skills

 

Soft Skills:

• Quick learner

• Works well within a team environment

• Good communication skills for team updates

• Adapts to changing priorities well

 

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.