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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.
"A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn't exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it's important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking." - John Banovetz, senior vice president and chief technology 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 The person hired for the position of Production Supervisor will primarily be responsible for supervising and managing all functions involved in the production of products in a safe and economic fashion. Responsible for supervision, safety performance, training, product quality, cost control, employee communications, employee morale and productivity.
As a Production Supervisor, 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 direct supervision to assigned employees through leadership, coaching, training and development, allocating work assignments, and review of progress in achieving objectives. Supervising and training employees on all aspects of the manufacturing process and operations to provide customers with quality product.
Guiding activities and personnel to achieve quality production, on schedule and at the lowest possible cost. Driving training opportunities and works with appropriate personnel to develop plans to bridge knowledge gaps. Leading in a team environment by encouraging and implementing cross training programs, cooperation, innovation, flexibility, and teamwork. Determine priorities, allocates work assignments, communicates expectations, and monitor work flow. Utilize corrective action as needed.
Leading team by working on the production floor to ensure efficient utilization of labor, materials, and equipment. Managing both full-time and contingent employee's overtime, & department spending.
Utilizes available resources to resolve process, maintenance, equipment and/or related technical problems. Oversees changeovers to achieve maximum efficiency. Create & Analyze data and charts to identify trends. Communicate and follow-up on quality concerns, customer complaints, corrective actions, and process/operational changes.
Coordinating activities with maintenance, contractors, visitors, etc. Participating in assigned team functions and many continuous improvement activities for the department.
Your Skills and Expertise To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
High School Diploma, GED or higher (completed and verified prior to the start) from an accredited institution
Three (3) years of leadership experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role, but are not required include:
Bachelor's degree in from accredited institution
Leadership experience as a Supervisor in a manufacturing environment
Five years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Travel: May include up to10%
Relocation Assistance: May be 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 particular 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. Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/ 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.
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