3M Advanced Manufacturing Process Engineer* in Brownwood, Texas
Advanced Manufacturing Process Engineer
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.
“For more than 30 years at 3M, I’ve seen firsthand how it’s a place where curious, creative and collaborative people thrive and build a rewarding career. As a leader in this company, my goal is to ensure each 3Mer sees and feels the positive impact we’re making around the world” – Mike Roman, chief executive officer and chairman, 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 this position will be responsible for initiating and conducting broadly defined technical tasks and programs within a specific technology cluster in a manufacturing environment, usually associated with Process and Product Understanding.
As an Advanced Manufacturing Process Engineer , you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most creative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Maintaining an awareness of quality improvement and product opportunities and is productive in suggesting and testing ideas. Developing and implementing quality systems and processes of major complexity.
Initiating, identifying, recommending, and overseeing programs to improve: 1) product quality, customer service, delivered cost, and/or 2) process safety and health/environmental impact.
Actively participating in developing project assignments and completes assignments without detailed instructions.
Fostering and cultivating an extensive network of support and resources to facilitate completion of assignments.
Cross-functional team leadership for new product start-ups, new process technology integration, cost reduction, and supply chain improvement using Lean Six Sigma.
Willingness to be on-call.
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
Two (2) years manufacturing engineering experience within 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 Chemical Engineering, Ceramics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering or related field from an accredited institution
Experience in coating, drying, Microreplication and/or converting roll goods in web line applications.
Experience in coating technologies
Experience in ceramic or glass particle formation and sintering
Ability to analyze, problem solve and implement solutions
Effective project management skills with proven track record of delivering projects on time and within budget
Excellent organizational skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously with time constraints
Works well on cross-functional teams in a continuous improvement (LEAN) environment
Experience with Statistical Process Control (SPC) and/or Minitab Excellent computer skills – Excel, Minitab, PowerPoint and Project
Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and influencing skills
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international
Relocation Assistance: Is authorized
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.
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.
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Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.
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