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Corning Incorporated Controls Engineer Intern in Painted Post, New York

Controls Engineer Intern

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Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Painted Post, NY, US, 14870

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 42904

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise inspecialty 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.

Corning’s summer internship experience is rich with hands-on learning. You’ll live, work, and experience the communities in which Corning operates, while building on-the-job skills. As our intern, you will be involved with Corning’s Environmental Technologies (CET) segment which manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary applications around the world.

The purpose of our Intern Program is to raise the bar on talent by strengthening our pipeline for entry level roles for our immediate and future needs.

Shape your future; apply today!

Program Benefits:

  • Competitive salaries

  • Housing assistance

  • Travel reimbursement

Intern Activities:

  • Social and networking events

  • Volunteer opportunities

  • Community Involvement

Travel Requirements:

  • Limited travel opportunity

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • M-F 8am – 5pm

  • Duration: Summer 2021, 8-12 weeks

Scope of Internship:

Under the supervision of a Controls Engineer, the accepted candidate will work on projects to support the development of automated equipment used in Environmental Technologies processes. Projects will be designed to learn and utilize both software and hardware related to PLC’s, robotics, drives and sensors required to design factory automation. You will also learn Ethernet networks, vision systems, PID loop tuning and hands-on experience in a lab or factory setting.

Education and Experience

  • Enrolled in an Undergraduate or Graduate Level Engineering program; Electrical or Computer Engineering desired

  • To be considered for an internship at Corning Incorporated, you must be actively enrolled at a college or university as a full-time student seeking a bachelor’s degree or higher. You must also have a current cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher (on a 0.00 to 4.00 scale).

Required Skills

  • Knowledge and/or experience with PLC / micro-controllers, motors / motion

  • Basic understanding of Networking (ethernet, industrial networks, etc.)

  • Knowledge and/or experience with sensors, digital logic

  • General programming experience (Real-time preferred)

  • Project leadership Skills

  • Excellent critical analysis, and logic/reasoning skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and people skills; ability to interact with management, team members and external vendors.

  • Working knowledge of basic statistics and process engineering principles.

  • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills

Desired Skills:

  • Problem-solving skills

  • Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills

  • Experience with Six Sigma DMAIC principles

  • Collaboration in a multicultural environment

Soft Skills :

  • Communication/Team/Leadership

  • Open and engaging to effectively collaborate with others

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Able to handle ambiguity to get results

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Technical curiosity

  • Flexibility

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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