Quality Intern:

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

Scope of Position:

Summer intern in Corning Environmental Technologies (CET) as a Measurements/Statistical Engineer. Serve as a measurements resource in Quality team at manufacturing facility.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Assigned to engineering project teams that delivers automation and process machine systems to Corning’s manufacturing plants and processes
  • Provide support and implement customer C# programs that interact with motion control systems and robotics.
  • Participate in the development of software architectures, software functional specification, and system integration requirements that will satisfy process and manufacturing requirements
  • Understand and implement hardware and software for the control’s systems
  • Interface with external system integrators and machine builders to successfully deliver fully integrated process equipment systems to Corning’s plants on-time, on-budget, and that satisfy performance measures
  • Actively participate in all phases of the project including design, fabrication, off-line integration and testing, installation, production start-up support, training of plant personnel, and technology transfer
  • Report on project activities on a pre-determined basis. Ensure results meet the customer’s requirements as well as applicable national and international equipment design standards
  • Individual must be capable of executing project assignments, in a team based environment, under supervision

Travel Requirements: Corning Valley

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • Normal Business Hours: 8:00AM – 5:00PM M-F
  • Expected to work hours required to successfully deliver project and support requirements.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Currently pursuing a degree in Computer and/or Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics
  • At least 2 years of related coursework in Computer and/or Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics

Required Skills:

  • Experience using software that efficiently analyzes large data sets.
  • Experience analyzing datasets using statistical software techniques
  • Knowledge of measurement systems, MSAs, and gauge R&R's
  • Works well with other disciplines (process, mechanical engineering)

Desired Skills:

  • Controls/Electrical Experience in Manufacturing
  • Basic project management skills (e.g. scoping, budgeting, timelines etc.)
  • Some experience in manufacturing environment
  • Some exposure to high powered laser systems
  • Some knowledge of equipment engineering, process support and debug
  • Experience with DOE
  • Knowledge of electrical/controls, instrumentation (e.g. sensors) and vision systems technologies or precision optical systems
  • Experience with image analysis (vision measurement systems)

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Interpersonal skills – engaging, enabling, open
  • Strong organizational skills

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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