Swing Shift Coordinator:

Salt Lake City Utah

Requisition Number: 38487


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.

As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries.

Scope of Position:

In this role, you will direct production team members in order to create finished good items such as pipettes, plates, and racks. You will perform as a working member of the team and will be responsible for safe and efficient operation of machinery. We look for you to operate machinery in multiple production areas and replaces absent employees for short term periods.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Runs production schedule developed by the operations manager.
  • Assigns duties to team members, making decisions on the best way to utilize labor for demand.
  • Operates line equipment in production areas including molding press machines, assembling & packaging of product, monitoring output quality & quantity.
  • Ensures accurate recording of production information and event occurrences; reports any shift production issues to management.
  • Attends to any personnel including production, safety, and personal issues
  • Advocates adherence to plant safety policy across the floor
  • Performs routine monitoring and inspection activities per product specifications at each stage of production including daily housekeeping and waste removal
  • Completes production records, recording relevant data onto forms or via electronic data entry; ensures accuracy and good documentation practices with documented standards.
  • Stages raw materials, in-process products, and finished products per current procedure
  • Works with tools, cleaning equipment & chemicals demonstrating proper safety precaution
  • Relieves other team members for absences or break periods and rotates duties as required
  • Assembles, packages, labels, palletizes and stages product per specifications & procedures


Travel Requirements (please note if international):

  • None


Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • Monday – Friday, 14:30 – 23:30 daily (5 days/week)
  • Some overtime as required


Required Education:

  • Minimum High School  Diploma or GED required.


Required Years and Area of Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years manufacturing production experience.


Required Skills:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Prior leadership or team lead experience. 


Desired Experience / Qualifications / Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree desired.
  • Experience with manufacturing system (ERP, SAP, etc.)
  • Forklift experience or certification.
  • Six Sigma or Lean exposure.
  • EH&S exposure.


Soft Skills:

  • Ability to lead by example
  • Communicate up and down the organization
  • Ability to diffuse tense situations
  • Evaluate needs/skills of subordinates
  • Demonstrate strong work ethic.
  • Display exemplary personal behavior.
  • Have the ability to acquire and retain new information.
  • Respect all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent Organizational skills
  • Work will with others on a team environment


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

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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