Toledo, Ohio, United States

Furnace Development Program

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Job ID 53477

The Leadership programs at Owens Corning provide an opportunity for highly skilled and motivated candidates to participate in a dynamic learning experience while contributing to our company’s change agenda: Winning with Our Customers and Growing Our People. As a program participant you will be encouraged to find innovative ways to create value while consistently improving results.


The Furnace Development Program is designed to prepare engineers to serve as Furnace Leaders in Owens Corning manufacturing plants in our Insulating Systems Business and Composites Solutions Business. Participants will complete two years, with half of the time spent at the Owens Corning’s Science & Technology Center and half at an Owens Corning manufacturing plant. During this time, participants will be mentored by seasoned technical professionals and will be challenged by the varied technical and leadership opportunities found in a manufacturing environment.



  • A Bachelor’s degree in Ceramics Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, or an equivalent field from an accredited school
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Previous relevant internships/co-ops in a manufacturing setting
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional, service, or social organizations
  • Willingness and flexibility to relocate


Participants are based at various manufacturing sites in the US, including: Granville, OH (Science & Technology Center), Jackson, TN, Starr, SC.

About Owens Corning  

Owens Corning is a global leader in insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composite materials. Its insulation products conserve energy and improve acoustics, fire resistance, and air quality in the spaces where people live, work, and play. Its roofing products and systems enhance curb appeal and protect homes and commercial buildings alike. Its fiberglass composites make thousands of products lighter, stronger, and more durable. Owens Corning provides innovative products and solutions that deliver a material difference to its customers and, ultimately, make the world a better place. The business is global in scope, with operations in 33 countries. It is also human in scale, with approximately 20,000 employees cultivating local and longstanding relationships with customers. Based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, the company posted 2018 sales of $7.1 billion. Founded in 1938, it has been a Fortune 500® company for 64 consecutive years. For more information, please visit

A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, we’ll empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact.

Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note:Applications must be filled out completely—incomplete applications will not be considered. Resumes are welcome, but are not a substitute for completing the application.

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