Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World
Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"3M's culture is driven by curious, spirited and collaborative people who are constantly asking 'What if?' And the many talents of 3Mers around the globe have me incredibly excited about what's to come next." - Kristen Ludgate, senior vice president of Human Resources at 3M
The Impact You'll Make in this Role As a Systems Control Technician, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Providing technical assistance to maintenance personnel in diagnosing, troubleshooting, determining root causes of failures, and eliminating equipment problems, providing advanced support to troubleshoot, repair, maintain, and improve systems components.
Leadership for the development and deployment of our Preventive and Predictive Maintenance, including analyzing available data to improve job plans and frequency
Assisting in the training of maintenance and production personnel on the appropriate use, maintenance and repair of equipment
Troubleshooting and solving complex electrical systems and design problems. Update wiring schematics and prints
Analyzing and interpret signals from log files to improve equipment performance and reliability
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualifications:
Five (5) years of systems control experience within a manufacturing or military environment, OR an associate degree in a related field (Mechatronics, Industrial Electronics, Robotics & Automation, etc)
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Experience with reliability analysis and predictive (PdM) technologies
Must possess good communication and documentation skills to communicate, both written and oral, technical information to a diverse audience.
Experience with Human Interfaces (HMIs), Analog and digital AC/DC drive systems, Pneumatic/hydraulic systems, Calibration/Metrology, and the National Electric Code
Experience diagnosing and repairing the following types of equipment in a manufacturing environment: Electrical Power Supplies, Machine Control Devices, Pneumatics, and Hydraulics
Must have the ability to read, understand, and update electrical prints.
Must possess an advanced understanding of controls logic, PLC programming and networking systems
Travel: May include up to 0%
Relocation Assistance: Not authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
This posting is for Systems Control Technician positions at 3M Cottage Grove. 3M anticipates that multiple openings for this position will occur over time. Qualified applicants may be considered for Systems Control Technician openings occurring at 3M Cottage Grove. Eligible applications will be kept open and active until September 8, 2021. After that, the posting will be taken down and applicants will need to apply/re-apply for available open postings at that time.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
Please access the linked document by clicking here, select the country where you are applying for employment, and review. Before submitting your application you will be asked to confirm your agreement with the terms.
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