Facility Air Pollution Control Engineer

  • Corning
  • Corning, NY, USA
  • Aug 14, 2018
Full time Air Quality Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description

Corning's Manufacturing, Technology and Engineering division (MTE) is recognized as the leader in engineering excellence & innovative manufacturing technologies by providing diverse skills to Corning’s existing & emerging businesses.

We anticipate & provide timely, valued, leading edge manufacturing technologies and engineering expertise.  We partner with Corning’s businesses and the Science & Technology division. Together we create and sustain Corning’s manufacturing as a differential advantage.

Scope of Position

  • In this role you will be expected to provide Air Pollution control engineering and project leadership in a corporate engineering group that supports all divisions within Corning Incorporated. You will utilize fundamental engineering principles to build, design, and deploy solutions to a variety of Air Pollution Control and facility mechanical systems and processes. You will develop criteria and specifications for Air Pollution controls as well as lead the start-up of new PA systems as well as the optimization of existing systems. Work will be done collaboratively with resources across divisions, processes, plants, and Research & Development on project teams. You will build, review, and forecast capital and expense design, and equipment and installation project costs.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Deliver strong project leadership skills through the project initiation, planning, implementation and closeout phases. This includes the oversight and management of contractors during the phases previously mentioned
  • Develop project concepts, scopes, estimates, schedules, design and installation commissioning documentation
  • Exercise good judgment, using proven engineering principles and utilize structured problem solving techniques
  • Lead, guide, coach, and help develop fellow colleagues as well as external contractors
  • Actively work and participate on project teams in various roles and capacities
  • Utilize your effective listening and communication skills across multiple channels and means

Travel Requirements (please note if international):

  • Expected travel over 50% both Domestic and International and project assignments can be in excess of 1-2 years in duration

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • Flexibility is required Normal Business hours (8 – 5, M – F): however, your expected to work hours required to achieve objectives including overtime, weekend, and off-shift hours

Required Skills:

  • Experience with Glass Melting air pollution abatement systems; engineering, design, operations, installation and commissioning as well as superb project leadership/management, air pollution control engineering, installation and start-up skills
  • Understanding of fundamentals to effectively operate pollution control and abatement systems and proven experience with air quality analyses, regulatory compliance, and title V permits
  • Develop new system design proposals and recommend improvements to existing systems for assessments, trouble-shooting and/or component and system upgrades
  • Ability to use analytical skills and structured methods such as, K-T (DA, PPA, RA), DESGN & DMAIC
  • Experience crafting project estimates, forecasts, and scheduling and preparing Air Pollution control recommendations and system assessments

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Borosilicate glass melting and pollution abatement systems
  • Holds Professional Engineering certification and/or PMI certification and is proficient in SharePoint

Education and Experience:

  • BS degree in Mechanical, Environmental, Chemical or equivalent; MS and/or PE preferred

Required Years and Area of Experience:

  • 10+ years of engineering and professional work experience

Soft Skills:

  • Do you have excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills?
  • Are you results oriented and strives for excellence, high quality work output, and demonstrates dedication and a strong work ethic?
  • Do you have a positive attitude and ability to operate in a flexible and adaptable style?
  • Are you open, honest, and dependable with strong active listening skills?

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

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