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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 Drying Process Engineering 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 in the analysis, design, fabrication and commissioning of Drying & Curing projects.
Applies analytical and numerical approaches to model various aspects of drying and curing processes for fundamental understanding and to optimize the process and equipment.
Develops conceptual designs for new ovens, prepares specifications and provides cost estimates. Actively works with project engineers and vendors on achieving project objectives.
Implements new technologies to improve drying and curing processes and produce high quality products.
As a member of safety committees drive oven safety issues and standards related to Drying and Curing processes.
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 in a science or engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Three (3) combined years of engineering and/or manufacturing experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Ten (10) combined years of engineering and/or manufacturing technology experience
Five (5) years of experience in drying process, ovens and UV curing systems
Advanced degree (MS and PhD) degree in Mechanical, Chemical Engineering or related disciplines
Experience with analytical and numerical approaches to model various aspects of drying
Experience in Air turn and Air floatation with basic understanding of web handling
Hands on experience with instrumentation, troubleshooting and commissioning of equipment
Practical understanding of fans, blowers, burners, airflows, and emission controls for drying ovens.
Experience leading in the analysis, design, fabrication and commissioning of Drying & Curing projects.
Travel: May include up to15% domestic/international
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. 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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