Intern Metallurgy Engineer

  • Corning
  • Corning, NY, USA
  • Oct 03, 2019
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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.

Corning's Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering division (MTE) is recognized as the leader in engineering excellence & innovative manufacturing technologies by providing diverse skills to Corning’s existing & emerging businesses.

We anticipate & provide timely, valued, leading edge manufacturing technologies and engineering expertise.  We partner with Corning’s businesses and the Science & Technology division. Together we create and sustain Corning’s manufacturing as a differential advantage. 

Scope of Position:

  • The project will involve laboratory simulations and experiments to understand and improve a process or product. You will have daily interactions with other engineers and laboratory personnel. In this project, you could support of any of Corning’s businesses. 

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • You will provide technical support to an engineering or development project that is metallurgical in nature.
  • As a summer intern, you will be working under the direction of one or several engineers.
  • You will have specific project responsibilities, but will be working as part of a team. 

Hours of work/work schedule/flextime:

  • Monday-Friday 8-5pm 

Required Education:

  • We require a Junior level or higher, pursuing a degree in Materials Engineering – Metals Emphasis 

Required Skills:

  • At least 3 years of materials engineering studies with a metals emphasis.
  • Technical curiosity
  • Hands on laboratory and mechanical abilities
  • Good documentation and analysis skills
  • Computer skills such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint Presentation, etc. 

Desired Skills:

  • Problem solving abilities
  • Ability to organize work
  • Self-motivated 

Soft Skills:

  • Ability to prepare and give presentations
  • Good interpersonal skills 

Are you ready to join Corning, Inc. for an exciting internship? Apply today! 

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.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Undergraduate, College / Sixth form, High School