Corning Incorporated Mechanical Engineer in Chengdu, China
Date: Aug 14, 2017
Location: Chengdu, China, CN
Req #: 907
Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in speciality 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.
Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.
Responsible for equipment performance monitoring, improvement and control, new or existing equipment mechanical design for development of optical cable making manufacturing
Recommend/execute equipment improvements for quality, yield and cost improvement
Documentation & Training of improvements and equipment understanding to Operations/Maintenance for sustainability
Support Manufacturing objectives with problem solving; applying the fundamentals understanding to determine root cause of problems
Focus on building knowledge of the existing process and capabilities
Individual contributor on projects, along with management of PEx improvement projects
Engineering position to support and improve existing cable making equipment
Documentation of status and issues and developing plans to resolve issue
Design process/ equipment related experiments to determine and optimize important process/ equipment variables and product parameters
Implement new equipment introduction, new production line / equipment prove-in
Evaluate and qualify new vendors; author, review and update equipment drawings. Act as the technical prime for any equipment failure in the plant, or on any vendor quality audits.
Identify and implement product cost reductions, scrap reductions, and design improvements
Support on LEAN manufacturing promotion
Support the new material/ process qualification
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree or above
Major in mechanical engineering.
Minimum 3 years process engineer experience in manufacturing plant.
Familiar with data analysis tools such as Minitab, SPC
Strong problem solving abilities and skills
Strong technical curiosity and be able to work on multi-tasks
Strong communication skills and ability to work effectively across the organization
Good written and oral English
Familiar with project management processes
Employee Referral Level: 1