Intern Metallurgy Engineer

Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science, with a 166-year track record of life-changing inventions. Corning applies its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramics science, and optical physics, along with its deep manufacturing and engineering capabilities, to develop category-defining products that transform industries and enhance people's lives. Corning Valor™ Glass is an example of a life-changing innovation purpose-built to store and protect injectable medicines. Corning is also a global leader in pharmaceutical tubing, manufacturing a variety of clear and amber glass tubing that is converted by our customers into vials, cartridges, ampules and syringes.

Scope of Position:
The project will involve laboratory simulations and experiments to understand and improve a process or product. Daily interactions with other engineers and laboratory personnel. Project could be in support of any of Corning’s businesses.

Day to Day Responsibilities:
Provide technical support to an engineering or development project that is metallurgical in nature. Summer intern, working under the direction of one or several engineers. Intern 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:
• 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

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.

Full time
Corning, NY 14830, US