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Machine Operator I
Corning Incorporated    Glendale, AZ 85304

Machine Operator I

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**Date:** Jun 9, 2020

**Location:** Glendale, AZ, US, 85301

**Company:** Corning

Requisition Number: 37714

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.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.

The purpose of this position is:

+ Learn to operate and adjust machines to produce high quality component parts and assist in the maintenance of the machine and tooling used with assistance from qualified machinists.

+ Learn to perform quality inspection of finished components throughout the process.

This position includes significant duties such as:

+ Learn to read and interpret prints, routings, layouts, and related documents to produce component parts that meet design specifications in order to satisfy company quality standards.

+ Learn to operate jobs routed to the assigned machines with assistance and meet the production standard required for the given department.

+ Learn to perform various machine functions such as turning, drilling, reaming, threading.

+ Learn to inspect component parts to print using micrometers, calipers, thread gauges, plug gauges, comparator, etc. throughout the process.

+ Learn to complete necessary paperwork on a daily basis.

+ Learn to perform routine preventive maintenance on assigned machines, and maintain proper coolant levels and concentrations on a daily basis.

+ Learn to troubleshoot some machine and tooling problems and correct and adjust as necessary with assistance.

+ Maintain safety and quality standards using acceptable house keeping practices on equipment and work area.

Working Conditions:

+ Frequent average effort in lifting, pushing, and pulling.

+ Some exposure to elements of cutting oil, coolant, noise and wetness, somewhat disagreeable.


+ High School or General Education Diploma


+ None

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.

**Nearest Major Market:** Phoenix

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