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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 The person hired for the position of Manufacturing Engineer will primarily be responsible for actively supporting safety initiatives and driving improvements in quality, service, and cost. Developing and leading programs to improve product and process/quality understanding while working in cross functional teams to ensure continuous quality improvement. The engineer will support the Multi-Layer Optical Film (MOF) products produced for FMRD Film in Decatur, AL.
Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Development and implementation of improvements related to safety, quality, service, and cost (productivity) in the Decatur Multi-Layer Optical Film (MOF) areas
Ability to perform root cause analysis and apply systematic problem-solving skills
Development and implementation of cross-functional projects, plans, and programs in support of business and strategic plans new process start-ups, new process technology integration, aggressive cost reduction, and supply chain improvement using Lean Six Sigma tools
Drive process development, recommend new equipment and modification to support cost improvements and new product introductions
As necessary, ability to cover production runs in a 24/7 manufacturing environment
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) in an engineering discipline from an accredited institution
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical or Chemical engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Two (2) years of experience in a private, public, government, or military environment in one or more of the following areas: process engineering, product engineering, manufacturing engineering, process development or quality
Experience in batch extrusion, film making, coating, and/or winding in a private, public, government or military environment
Strong organization, communication, project management, and coaching skills
Six Sigma or Quality Improvement training/certification
Experience working on a cross functional team
Excellent communication skills (oral, written and presentation)
Microsoft Office proficient
Travel: May include up to 10% 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).
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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.
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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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