Corning Kettering University Co-Op in Treyburn, North Carolina

Corning is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics, creating and manufacturing keystone components that enable high-technology systems.

Corning’s history is filled with breakthrough technologies that have played an important role in the way the world works. We thrive on solving difficult, commercially relevant problems through an innovative and collaborative research and development process. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D;, more than 160 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, and a distinctive collaborative culture.

Corning Life Sciences brings new and innovative laboratory tools to researchers. Our core technical competencies include polymer science, biochemistry and molecular biology, glass melting and forming, surface modification, and characterization science. As part of Corning Incorporated, we are a world leader in specialty glass and have a 150-year tradition of innovation.

We are committed to meeting customers’ unique and changing needs with original solutions for today’s emerging life sciences technologies. Our dedication to quality, technology and innovation has enabled us to produce the world’s most comprehensive line of laboratory tools for life science research. Corning Life Sciences also offers custom capabilities such as special packaging, bar coding, and printed lot numbers, to meet specific customer requirements

To know more about Corning Life Sciences, visit us at: http://www.corning.com/productsservices/lifesciences.aspx

Scope of Position:

The Corning Life Sciences program has been designed to develop well-rounded professionals in the technology and business by utilizing assignments of increasing responsibility. Over the course of the program, students will gain valuable experience through the various projects they complete while contributing to Corning’s overall business goals.

Students employed in the program complete projects in all areas of the business, examples of project type and functional areas involved include:

  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Quality Engineering
  • Finance and Budget Management
  • Project Management
  • Business Team Leader
  • Supply Chain / Logistics
  • Sterilization & Micro Lab

As students progress through the program and achieve a higher level of performance, they gain the option to generate project proposals for business improvements in areas that interest them. This allows students to capitalize on their academic concentrations and previous work experience.

Job Title: Kettering University Co-Op

Reference Number: 183160

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrate strong work ethic.
  • Display exemplary personal behavior.
  • Have the ability to acquire and retain new information.
  • Respect all levels of the organization.
  • Maintain good academic standing.

EOE/AA including Veterans and Disabled.