Corning Reviews

Updated July 27, 2015
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Corning Chairman and CEO Wendell P. Weeks
Wendell P. Weeks
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Pros
  • Depending on your role, work/life balance can be catered to meet your needs (in 11 reviews)

  • Great place to work if you do that things (in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • Good corporate programs for work-life balance (in 8 reviews)

  • Headquaters is located in a small town (in 14 reviews)

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  1. forklift

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Drive Forklift in Midland, NC
    Former Employee - Drive Forklift in Midland, NC

    I worked at Corning

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The pepole,work shifts are goodand pay

    Cons

    i can only say the long shifts


  2. research

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    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Research Intern in Evanston, IL
    Current Intern - Research Intern in Evanston, IL

    I have been working at Corning as an intern (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    great people working on great and meaningful projects. The company spends tens of millions each year on research and technology and it shows. Opportunities abound for movement within company as well

    Cons

    small town but corporate jets allow for free weekend trips to the beach (wilmington, nc) and the City for all employees and friends.


  3. Finance and IT

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Corning as an intern

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Everyone is very friendly and open to help

    Cons

    I have no cons for corning


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  5. MBA Intern

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - MBA Intern
    Former Intern - MBA Intern

    I worked at Corning as an intern

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great company, really nice people. MBA interns are from top schools and are treated extremely well. Long-stay hotel with meals included in comp package with above avg salary. Lots to do in summer and activities often funded by Corning.

    Cons

    For full time, location is a big negative.


  6. Company with a great Organizational Culture

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Hickory, NC
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Hickory, NC

    I have been working at Corning (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Very positive organizational culture that is at the core of its success. The Leadership team does a great job at caring for their employees and provides them with excellent programs to help with work and personal life balance.

    Cons

    Update technology more often. Need to upgrade and adapt to newer technologies available to stay cutting edge with our own technologies


  7. Great company

    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Goose Creek, SC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Goose Creek, SC

    I worked at Corning full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits and growth opportunity

    Cons

    unstable divisions means reduction in force

    Advice to Management

    stay true to your word


  8. Process Engineer

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Corning, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Corning, NY

    I have been working at Corning

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent environment to work. Collaborative and supportive.

    Cons

    Located in a small town (assuming that is important)


  9. Development Scientist

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Corning full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Creativity is important to Corning

    Cons

    no comment at this time


  10. Not a bad company.

    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Corning full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Can see the whole world. Requires a lot of travelling.

    Cons

    Travelling sucks. That's the biggest drawback.


  11. great job

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sgo in Lawrenceburg, KY
    Current Employee - Sgo in Lawrenceburg, KY

    I have been working at Corning (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits . Lots of opportunity to make more money

    Cons

    Shift changes every wk. Not able to spend much time with family



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