Equipment Logistics Engineer:

Corning New York

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 Glass Technologies segment manufactures chemically strengthened cover glass, such as Gorilla® Glass® for the consumer electronics market and glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.


Position Summary:

Person will be responsible for the process of receiving order requests, processing and receiving of repair and expansion materials in new PeopleSoft Business Unit.


Key objectives:

  • Ensure repair and expansion equipment is ordered and managed using PeopleSoft Demand Replenishment and Ad-hoc purchases
  • Liaison between Logistics, Design Engineering, Transportation and Construction group to coordinate order tracking and delivery
  • Develop tool to incorporate excess materials into new repair plans
  • Provide recommendations to the business for improved material ordering, tracking and receiving processes



  • Responsible for coordination of purchase orders between Logistics, Design Engineering, Construction, Procurement & Transportation
  • Develop process for incorporating excess repair equipment into future rebuilds
  • Maintain and Update Receiving tools for repair equipment and any excess materials
  • Provide receiving summaries and status to CDT projects.
  • Periodic (weekly, monthly and quarterly) project management activities to include receiving, material status


Hours of Work: 40 hrs/wk


Travel Requirements: 10-20%, domestic and international


Education and Experience:

  • 4 yr. Engineering degree; preferably Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing
  • 3 - 8 years of related experience 


Required Skills:

  • Logistic and Planning Experience
  • Project Management Experience
  • Strong computer skills: MS Office Suite
  • Process oriented with the ability to develop processes
  • Integrity
  • Domestic and international travel


Desired Skills:

  • Manufacturing Experience
  • International work experience
  • Knowledge of CDT Logistics systems
  • Works well at all levels in an organization
  • Presents well at upper levels in organization


Soft Skills:

  • Gets the job done
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with people from different backgrounds and nationalities
  • Flex hours – off-hour meetings


Required to sign a Covenant Not to Compete


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.

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