Engineer Co-Op, Commercial:

Troy North Carolina

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.

Corning’s Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary applications around the world.

Scope of Position

Position located in Troy, Michigan supporting account teams servicing customers (OEM & supply chain)

Day to Day Responsibilities:

• Utilize design model / simulation tools supporting development of customer proposals

• Analyze large amounts of data developing summary & conclusions

• Lead projects specific to product understanding, specifications, performance or supply chain

Travel Requirements: No travel required

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time: ~20hrs/wk during school with additional hours possible during school breaks

Required Education:

Student pursuing BS Engineering (Mechanical, Automotive, Materials, or Ceramic preferred)

Required Skills

  • Ability to manage multiple requests: multi-tasking, communications, prioritization, juggle multiple priorities and manage interactions across functions
  • Initiative, flexibility, independence, & adaptability; rolls up sleeves & jumps in - drives action
  • Comfortable with use of excel
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Computer skills

Desired Skills:

  • General engine and emission control technology knowledge
  • Presentation skills Education and Experience (minimum required for consideration)

Soft Skills:

  • Team player
  • Presentation & communication skills
  • Project management
  • Problem solving
  • Technical writing skills
  • Self-starter

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.

Basic Qualifications