Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available

Job Details

Admin Assistant III

Company name
Corning Incorporated

Corning, NY

Apply for this job

5 hit(s)  


Admin Assistant III



New York

Admin Assistant III


Sep 8, 2017


Corning, NY, US, 14830

Req #:


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.

The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide more than 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics and fluoride crystals to meet demand for unique customer needs. Consequently, this segment operates in a wide variety of commercial and industrial markets that include display optics and components, semiconductor optics components, aerospace and defense, astronomy, ophthalmic products, telecommunications components and cover glass that is optimized for portable display devices.

Scope of Position:

Provide administrative support to the Corning Glass Technologies Strategy, Industry Intelligence & Communications [SIIC] team leadership and department based in or traveling to the Corning Valley.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

Calendar management for SIIC leadership team; assist with staff and department calendars as needed

Concur expense report processing for SIIC leadership team and staff as needed

Arrange domestic and international travel; process visas/passports; obtain/create invitation letters

Administrative Safety Coordinator - track dept. safety training monthly using S.P.I.T.S. system

Prepare typewritten material/presentations as required (Ex.: Staff Mtg./Dept. Mtg. agendas; compile Pd. Reports)

Filing; sort and deliver daily mail

Prepare interview agendas; new employee orientation materials; request IT services for phone/computer

Track department IP documentation (Patents, IDs, R-L Reports)

Create/control highly proprietary/restricted/confidential documentation

Coordinate customer visits

Coordinate office moves

Maintain department organization charts - monthly

Maintain contact lists (phone, dept./global)

Maintain assigned hallway bulletin board

Coordinate department events/activities (Staff & Dept. Mtgs., Summer Event, Holiday Event, Recognition, D.A.R.M., etc.)

Work closely with other administrative teams relevant to role (CGT / AGI / HPD / HR / CSM)

Maintain printers/copiers in service center in PRC bldg. area

Ability to create and maintain good interface relationships with people at all organizational levels

Work effectively as an individual, as well as a team player

Manage purchase orders (POs) supporting SIIC team actions

Travel Requirements:

Limited travel (no more than 5%) within the Corning Valley for meetings and events

Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

8:00-5:00 w/ flexibility

Required Education and Years of Experience:

5 years previous experience as an administrative aide

Ability to work with an organization of 50-100 employees

Required Skills:

MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint); Concur System

PeopleSoft Order Management efficiency (e-Procurement)

Able to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner

Organizational skills; detail oriented; able to multitask and prioritize tasks; execute and follow-up

Demonstrate experience in solving both routine and unusual office problems

Knowledge of phone system, conf. rm. setup for computer/teleconference/videoconference, Internet Explorer

Professional, flexible, courteous, excellent work ethic

Team player

Prior experience with Corning Incorporated

Desired Skills:

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Broad Corning network

Consistency and continuity of performance

Working knowledge of Corning internal systems (Space Planning, S.P.I.T.S., Concur, Conference Rm. Scheduling, etc.)

Knowledge of SharePoint

Demonstrate experience in developing policies and procedures to improve efficiency

Willingness to take on additional responsibilities when requested

Soft Skills:

Good written and verbal communication skills

Prioritization and multi-tasking capabilities

Networking skills

Team work

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market:


Apply Now

Corning Incorporated

Corning Incorporated Jobs

Apply Now


Company info

Corning Incorporated
Website :

Company Profile
Corning Incorporated manufactures and sells specialty glasses, ceramics, and related materials worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Display Technologies, Optical Communications, Environmental Technologies, Specialty Materials, and Life Sciences. The Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (LCDs) that are used primarily in notebook computers, flat panel desktop monitors, and LCD televisions. The Optical Communications segment manufactures optical fiber and cable, and hardware and equipment products comprising cable assemblies, fiber optic hardware and connectors, optical components and couplers, closures, network interface devices, and other accessories. The Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary, and gasoline and diesel applications. The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide approximately 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics, and fluoride crystals. The Life Sciences segment develops, manufactures, and supplies scientific laboratory products, such as general labware and equipment, as well as specialty surfaces, media, and reagents for cell culture research, bioprocessing, genomics, drug discovery, microbiology, and chemistry. This segment also develops and produces various technologies, including the Corning Epic technology for screening; the Corning HYPER platform of vessels for cell yields; Corning Microcarriers for cell scale-up, therapy, and vaccine applications; Corning CellBIND, Matrigel, BioCoat, and Synthemax II surfaces; and Corning stemgro media. Corning Incorporated has strategic collaboration agreement with World Kitchen, LLC. The company was formerly known as Corning Glass Works and changed its name to Corning Incorporated in April 1989. Corning Incorporated was founded in 1851 and is based in Corning, New York.

Similar Jobs:
Development Scientist
location Painted Post, NY
Company Description: Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop produ...
Project Manager Job
location Painted Post, NY
Company Description: Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop pro...
Counsel II - Commercial
location Middletown, PA
Counsel II - Commercial The candidate will provide a variety of general corporate and commercial legal services including contracts, legal rights, obligations, and privileges. Will also review legal data and advise organization o...
I found a new job! Thanks for your help.
Thomas B - ,
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
EmploymentCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
EmploymentCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2016 EmploymentCrossing - All rights reserved.