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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 Manufacturing Engineer, you will be responsible for initiating and leading projects related to manufacturing filtration products to deliver results for the Separation, Purification, and Sciences Division by:
Leading and implements improving safety, quality, customer service, and cost (productivity)
Driving cost and productivity through Lean Six Sigma projects utilizing a technical approach, standard work, and kaizen events
Developing and implementing cross-functional project, plans, programs in support of the business strategic plans, new process start-ups, new technology integration, aggressive cost reduction and supply chain improvement using Lean Six Sigma tools
Proactively communicating project direction and status to appropriate personnel
Engaging and involvement in daily operations, supports/participates in Lean Management system, and provides direction/support of maintenance and capital improvement projects
Driving understanding of key customer needs and monitors process capabilities
Responding to a manufacturing environment that operates 24 hours a day
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 in an engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Industrial, or Chemical Engineering; Master's degree a plus (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Minimum three (3) years working within a manufacturing and/or process engineering environment
Minimum one (1) year of experience with DMAIC and Business Excellence
Minimum three (3) years working with cross-functional teams
Effective facilitation, communication, and teaching skills
Ability to engage and influence the organization
Ability to multi-task and handle large workloads under time constraints
Ability to understand and apply analytical and statistical approach/tools
Location: Meriden, CT
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international
Relocation: May be 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.
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. Our approach to flexibility is called Work Your Way, which puts employees first and drives well-being in ways that enable 3M's business and performance goals. You have flexibility in where and when work gets done. It all depends on where and when you can do your best work. 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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