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Corning Incorporated

Since our earliest days, Corning Incorporated, the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics, has worked closely with customers to understand their problems, explore possible solutions, and then bring those solutions to life through our world-class scientific and manufacturing capabilities.Our unique collaborative culture paired with more than 160 years of materials science and  process engineering continue to drive us forward -- as we look at the toughest problems, imagine the possibiliti... Read More

Address      One Riverfront Plaza Corning, NY 14831 USA
Website      www.corning.com/
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Mechanical Engr II

Scope of Position:

An excellent opportunity to develop in one of Corning Incorporated's key engineering organizations supporting new, innovative and challenging technologies, while working within an experienced and progressive team environment.  Responsible for Equipment  Design within the Glass Melting Process, ranging from initial concept stage to final design approval and implementation, including fabrication and check-out at suppliers, and follow-up to ensure that all quality, cost and safety requirements are met. Work also includes engineering and design support for tank repairs, expansions and technology improvements to the existing platforms.

  Day to Day Responsibilities:

    * Participates on project teams as an individual contributor or as a project task leader understanding the customer’s requirements, developing project plans and schedule, developing scopes of work and cost estimates and implementation of detail design activities for CDT glass melting projects.
    * Receive direction or guidance from a senior department member(s) to develop/strengthen melting engineering competencies.
    * Manage the fabrication, installation and construction activities and support start-up of the melting process.
    * Provide the project or task with sound innovative thinking, problem solving skills and customer focus.
    * Conceptual design, detailed design, Solidworks and CAD drawing updates, presentation at design reviews, working with other designers and process engineers, interactions with plant sites, technical guidance on equipment, working with suppliers on fabrication of equipment, and compliance with department standards and policies.
    * Work closely with the current technology design leaders in the group to learn the technology, with the opportunity to develop into a melting design technology leader for Division Engineering.  

 Travel Requirements: Approximately 25% travel, including international.

 Work Schedule: 40 hrs per week, normal work hours

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Job Title:  Mechanical Engr II

Reference Number: 171041


Required Skills:

    * Mechanical Engineering skills/experience
    * Understanding thermal design (heat transfer, heat balance)
    * Melting Engineering skills/experience
    * Experience with Solidworks and/or CAD 3D software
    * Project management skills

 Desired Skills:

    * Solidworks modeling and FEA packages
    * Construction management experience
    * Understanding of refractory materials & applications
    * Plant manufacturing experience
    * Knowledge of drawing management systems
    * Drafting skills
    * Experience working with machine, material and equipment suppliers

 Soft Skills:

    * Problem Solving Skills
    * Communication and teamwork skills
    * Independent work and self initiative
    * Organization and planning of work

Education and Experience:

    * BS in Engineering (Mechanical)
    * 3+ years of experience in Mechanical or Equipment Design

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