Posted: Sunday, February 11, 2018 12:08 AM
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.
At Corning, our growth is fueled by a commitment to innovation. We succeed through sustained investment in research and development, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges. We are a four:time National Medal of Technology winner thanks to our technology leadership and R and D environment, which attract and enable the best scientific minds in the world. This pipeline of talent has brought life:changing innovation to your fingertips for more than 160 years.
Scope of Position:
Perform chemical and physical testing of raw materials and finished goods. Provide technical support, analysis of data, and report writing for decision making by various plant departments.
Chemical and physical testing according to the Composition Control Program, interpreting and reporting of results and formulate glass batch changes as test results indicate.
Operate various instruments such as UV:VIS, XRF, Autoclave, ICP, Thermal Expansion, Softening Point, Annealing Point, Strain Point, pH, and other testing equipment as needed
Identifies gaps in process capability, independently drives performance improvement and leads projects to continually improve performance of organization
Perform USP/EP/JP/ISO/ASTM analytical testing via titration, wet chemistry procedures, or other method.
Utilize polarized and reflective light microscopes to analyze defects within glass tubing.
Sample preparation using various techniques such as crushing, cutting, melting, weighing, mixing, titrating, filtering, and sieve analysis.
Assists with development and qualification of test methods.
Assure the accuracy of laboratory results using NIST Standard Reference Materials, appropriate calibration and qualification procedures, and Good Laboratory Practices (GLP).
Approve incoming raw material certifications and maintain raw material specifications in conjunction with testing of raw materials
Maintains written and electronic records as per GLP, as required.
Provide technical information, analysis, and support to customers, plants, sales force, and others as directed.
Conduct supplier audits (with GSM support) and investigations as required.
Participate and/or lead team projects related to the glass, raw materials, chemical processes, glass composition, furnace mapping, or testing of glass.
Observes all safety rules and OSHA regulations and performs job in a safe manner.
Follows standard operating procedures (SOP, WI, Forms, Flowcharts, etc.)
Maintains good housekeeping and 5S.
Create, update, review procedures as needed
Train new employees on lab procedures
Performs other duties assigned.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or Engineering
2:5 years relevant hands:on experience
cGMP and GLP experience
Computer skills in Windows, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Strong communication skills both written and verbal
Self:starter with good organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities in a production environment
Able to handle a dynamic schedule within a factory environment
Good communication skills (oral and written) and asks questions
Able to work independently and with people of diverse technical and cultural backgrounds
Team Player : Ability to interact with Operations, Engineering, Quality, and Commercial gr
• Location: South Jersey, Vineland
• Post ID: 53677312 southjersey