Machinist - Vineland

Requisition Number: 38774


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.

JOB SUMMARY: Repairs 24 hour production equipment in a timely manner. Maintains and manages the plant’s compressed air, water and fire systems. Produces machine parts, tools and gauges to extremely close tolerances.


• Performs assembly and bench jobs related to newly designed machines or equipment and overhauls of existing equipment.

• On assembly work, performs necessary work to apply improvements recommended such as bearings, blocks, supports and operating adjustments.

• Involved in the diagnosis and/or repair of complex machines and equipment. Makes own determinations of the nature of the repair and best method to expedite.

• Manufactures necessary parts that are available for replacement to maintain continuity of production.

• Maintains the ability to setup and/or operate milling machine, drill press, lathe and grinding equipment.

• Completes and maintains appropriate TPM / Maintenance Records / Documents.

• Maintains good housekeeping and 5S.

• Observes all safety rules and OSHA regulations and performs job in a safe manner.

• Follow standard operating procedures (SOP, WI, Forms, Flowcharts, etc.)

• Supports Corning Pharmaceutical Glass activities

• Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High School diploma or equivalent



• Self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision

• Able to handle pressure

• Detail oriented

• Good organizational skills

• Dependable. Able to start and follow-up on the job prior to and after shift.

• Communicates and understands direction clearly and concise.

• Orderly and clean environment

• Team Player

• Competent and caring manner

• Punctual and attentive

• Patience and tact in dealing with others.


• Standing 7 or more hours/day

• Walking 7 or more hours/day

• Lifting 10 – 50 lbs/day. With good body mechanics

• Twisting Moderate twisting

• Bending Frequent bending

• Reaching Moderate reaching

• Squat/Kneel 1 – 3 hours/day – Need not be continuous

• Manual Dexterity Good manual dexterity and coordination

• Vision Requires near and far 20/20 vision and accurate visual depth perception with correction must be maintained

• Hearing Requires hearing whispered voice at 8 feet (FAA Class II)

• Temperature Work environment range from 35 F to 115 F depending on seasons.

• Slippery Surface Work on surfaces that are slippery (glass on floor)

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.

Salary Range
$43,000.00 - 61,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Vineland, NJ 08360, US