Corning Reviews

Updated Jun 30, 2020

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3.7
76%
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80%
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Corning Chairman and CEO Wendell P. Weeks
Wendell P. Weeks
379 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very good work environment for work life balance(in 59 reviews)

  • "Provides professional growth, great benefits, safe work environment, supportive and smart coworkers(in 47 reviews)

Cons
  • "Small town, can be a little parochial(in 43 reviews)

  • "Hope you weren't looking for achieving work life balance by working out at lunch; there's no gym and limited showers(in 27 reviews)

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  1. "Great employer"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Provides professional growth, great benefits, safe work environment, supportive and smart coworkers. Would love to come back again.

    Cons

    Company even though diversified is still vulnerable to global market instability.

  2. "Outstanding Company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Quality Engineer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Corning is at the forefront of technological innovation

    Cons

    Current global conditions have impacted the ability to grow at this time

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "Great company, tough hours"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Fiber Processor in Wilmington, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Compensation, health care, colleagues, number of days off, great upper management

    Cons

    Swing shift, bad attitudes from few employees, poor quality supervisors

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  4. "Review"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Demand Planner in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good place to work, in general

    Cons

    Nothing negative to say at this time

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  5. "Sr Architecture Analyst"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Architecture Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Very good opportunities to learn new technologies

    Cons

    None that I was aware of.

  6. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Corning, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Awesome pay, time off, great atmosphere.

    Cons

    Phone would always ring even in the night.

  7. "Stable Company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Planner in Fairport, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Corning full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Comprehensive benefits, locations all over the world

    Cons

    Unless you have friends in high places, you are a number.

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  8. "Process tech"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Process Technician in Corning, NY

    I have been working at Corning full-time

    Pros

    Overtime pay adds up quickly

    Cons

    Not much vacation time in beginning

  9. "decent place to work in the area. great benefits."

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Chemical Lab Technician 
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time

    Pros

    they pay well, great benefits, holiday pay, sick time. great company to work with

    Cons

    some work place drama of course. make sure you research the group you are in.

  10. "Great job, not great location"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Hickory, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Corning full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Challenging and visible role - rewarding

    Cons

    Horrible location but they are moving

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