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  • Corning, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1851
  • Company - Public (GLW)
  • Electrical & Electronic Manufacturing
  • $10+ billion (USD)


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 ...
Mission: For more than 165 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products and processes that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

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May 14, 2021 - Senior Project Manager in Tewksbury, MA
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Great work culture that ties to company values Excellent benefits, competitive compensation Working on innovative, cutting edge projects Very knowledgeable co-workers Great environment for growth


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    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    after applying I received an email and a call to set up a phone screening with a recruiter. A few weeks later I received an invitation for a video interview.

    asked about projects I have done in both school and work and described the roles I had and technologies used.

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Company Updates

October 23, 2017
In 1879, Thomas Edison staged his first successful test of an incandescent light bulb, leading to one of the most ubiquitous and life-changing household items of the late 19th century. See how Corning’s partnership with Edison led to the development and mass production of the light bulb and laid the foundation for decades of innovation that followed:
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Corning History of Innovation | Glass Discovery | Corning
October 16, 2017
The Economist recently visited Corning’s global R&D center for an inside look at the development and innovation of Gorilla Glass and other advanced glass technologies. Read what they had to say about the history of Gorilla Glass and what we can expect for the next 10 years of advanced glass innovation:
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One of the world's oldest products faces the digital future

Corning Awards & Accolades

  • ENERGY STAR® Partner of the YearENERGY STAR®2018
  • Top 100 Internship Programs of 2018Way Up2018

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...Good benefits, decent salary, lots of paid holidays...

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