CTG Ceramics Technician in Corning, New York

Title: Ceramics Technician

Location: US-NY-Corning

Job Number: 19203387

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Duration: 12 months

Location: Corning, NY

Job Title: Ceramics Technician

Work Hours: Monday through Friday with flexible hours that include at least the core hours of 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

Pay Rate: Competitive, based on experience

Overview: The focus of this position is to support scientists in executing experiments, mostly in the areas of applying wash coating to substrates/filters and characterizing coated ceramic ware. Uses the principles and theories of science, engineering, and mathematics to provide technical support to scientists involved in materials development related to catalyst formulations and coating processes. Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations. Normally receives minimal instruction on routine work and specific instruction on new requirements, analysis, or processes

  • Preparing ceramic material based slurries

  • Characterization of slurry using standard rheological techniques

  • Application of slurry on ceramic bodies using various coating techniques

  • Thermal processing of ceramic bodies after coating

  • Working with other technicians and service groups to:

  • Submit raw materials for characterization or processing and track results

  • Prepare ware for and submit ware for characterization and report results

  • Submit ware for internal performance testing and report results

  • Documentation of results in MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

  • Verbal and email communication of results to supervisor, requestor, or project teams

Required Skills and Experience

  • AS or AAS Chemistry, Chemical, Materials, or Equivalent and 1 year in lab environment, engineering field, or internships OR 10 years working in a lab or manufacturing environment, preferably with experience in ceramic technologies.

  • Basic knowledge and/or experience in wet chemistry and chemicals handling

  • Data analysis using Excel or other software.

  • Implements standard procedures and proposes modifications to improve work flow

  • Rigorous in adhering to processes and pays attention to details

  • Gathers information independently using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Strong problem-solving skills, but obtains supervisory input to resolve out of the ordinary types of problems

  • Works safely and follows all safety practices

  • Able to organize and maintain labs

  • Mechanical aptitude to maintain and troubleshoot process equipment

  • Able to work comfortably within a team environment

  • Ability to manipulate coating fixtures weighing up to 25-40 pounds

Additional Information

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • CTG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • All interested individuals MUST be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors!)

  • Candidates must currently reside in USA or Canada

  • CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company

To be considered for this opportunity, please apply directly through our website by clicking the link below or email your Word version resume and salary expectations to Amanda.Dianetti@ctg.com.


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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