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 96,000 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, executive vice president and chief Human Resources officer at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
As a Plant Quality and QMS Engineer, 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:
Leading the Quality Management System (QMS) improvement efforts for the plant supporting products used in medical, pharmaceutical, food, beverage, electronic, and industrial markets.
Managing the plant Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) process, leading CAPA board meetings, and monitoring and communicating compliance to timelines and effectiveness.
Coordinating internal and external compliance audits supporting the plant QMS, maintaining ISO certifications, and identifying continuous improvement opportunities.
Ensuring the Supplier Quality Management Process is followed, scheduling regular supplier reviews, and coordinating supplier audits as required by the QMS
Overseeing the plant calibration and metrology program, ensuring adherence to policies and requirements, identifying improvements, and investigating out of tolerance events and impacts.
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Three (3) years combined manufacturing, production, quality and/or laboratory experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's degree or higher in an engineering or science discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Experience with ISO9001, ISO13485, FDA or other similar regulations/standards
Statistical knowledge, understanding of Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility (R&R) studies, Statistical Process control (SPC), Process Capability, Sampling Plans, Design of Experiments (DOE), Analysis of Variance (ANOVA), and Process and Product Understanding (PPU).
Certifications that include: American Society of Quality (ASQ(tm)), Six Sigma (GB, BB, or other), Safe Quality Food (SQF), or similar
Experience leading audits and/or internal auditor certification
Calibration or maintenance background or experience
Travel: May include up to 5% domestic/international
Relocation Assistance: Is authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws. U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.
To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).
The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this position. The decision whether or not to file or pursue an export license application is at 3M Company's sole election.
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.
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.
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