Precision Machinist | Corning

Date Posted: 
Monday, October 4, 2021

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Position Location: 
Keene, NH
Job Description: 

Requisition Number: 45897

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.

The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide more than 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics and fluoride crystals to meet demand for unique customer needs. Consequently, this segment operates in a wide variety of commercial and industrial markets that include display optics and components, semiconductor optics components, aerospace and defense, astronomy, ophthalmic products, telecommunications components and cover glass that is optimized for portable display devices.


  • 2nd Shift - Monday - Thursday, 3:00 p.m. - 1:30 a.m.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and operate CNC and manual machines, programs, and other documentation with limited supervision
  • Follow instruction on routers and drawings and uses proper methods of producing a quality part
  • Uses standard measuring devices, CMM, surface plates to verify accuracy and quality of work
  • Aligns with ISO 9001 and follows Standard Operating Procedures
  • Conducts first piece checks with QA sign off
  • Maintains work quality with minimal supervision
  • May fabricate tooling and fixtures from drawings
  • May initiate and assist in developing practical solutions with engineering on problem jobs based on knowledge and expertise
  • Set-up and operation of equipment in Machine Shop
  • Work cross functionally to define processes, tooling and fixtures
  • Learn to manufacture all fixtures from start to finish if required
  • Depending on level, may be asked to act as trainer/mentor


  • We require a minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent (preference for a 2-year technical degree)
  • 1-2 years of experience in a machine shop.
  • Basic blue print reading
  • Able to work and collaborate as part of a larger team.

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

Corning offers a competitive salary, medical benefits, pension, and family medical leave.

Are you ready for an exciting career with Corning Inc? Apply today!

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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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