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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 Medium Voltage Application Specialist, 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 customer technical interface interactions to discover stakeholders' electrical requirements, timing, and delivery needs. Communicating technical aspects of custom kits and applications with customers in writing, verbally, and infield training.
Implementing solutions based on customer needs. Including evaluating one-line drawings and cable schedules to identify appropriate medium voltage solutions for each unique application.
Determining solutions that meet the customer needs and industry requirements. Developing a custom kit meeting the exact need for each customer. Providing an electrical solution take off to each customer.
Developing Bills of Materials for each custom kit. Working with relevant disciplines to provide all relevant documentation. Regularly working with manufacturing, customer service, and sales to coordinate the creation and supply of unique customer solutions.
Supporting the execution and management of project plans in concert with the customer expectations to ensure timely delivery of the customer electrical kit solutions.
Building and leveraging a global network of engineers and scientists, both internal and external, to influence and prioritize application development activities
Supporting new product launches partnering with product development and business teams to validate customer needs, standards compliance, product performance testing, and creation of technical collateral
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 of combined experience working as an engineer, estimator, Project Manager and/or superintendent in a private, public, government or military environment.
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Physical Sciences, or related discipline from an accredited university
Five (5) years of combined experience working as a Field Engineer, Design Engineer, Estimator, Project Manager and/or Superintendent in a private, public, government or military environment
Knowledge of medium voltage cable, splices, and terminations
Understanding of the different types of equipment typically encountered on medium voltage projects including switchgear, transformers, and motors; and the variety of ways in which these equipment types are connected in the field.
Proficient in reading and/or interpreting electrical specifications, electrical drawings, equipment drawings and other pertinent project documentation, including the product database from which cable schedules, etc., are derived
Familiarity with integrated hardware, software, and communications systems protocols.
Experience working on large capital projects
Computer skills including Outlook, Word, Excel, familiarity with CAD, and other file types used in construction drawings.
Professional verbal and written communication skills
Experience working on cross-functional teams.
Location: Austin, Texas
Travel: May include up to10% domestic.
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).
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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