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3M Maintenance Mechanic in Springfield, Missouri

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Maintenance Mechanic

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 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“At 3M, we want to make sure that everyone, from all walks of life, know they can share their opinions, they’re heard, and change is made based on their input.” – Ann Anaya, chief diversity officer at 3M”

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role• Provide advanced mechanical systems & design ownership for:

• Installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and modification of production equipment inclusive of all mechanical design aspects.

• Monitor and analyze equipment performance and perform systematic performance analysis to drive improvements on equipment reliability, availability, throughput, and cost of ownership.

• Troubleshoot and solve complex equipment problems.

• Development and implementation of maintenance procedures and techniques for a safe, reliable and efficient operation of the plant.

As a Maintenance Mechanic, 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:

  • Troubleshooting, repairing, maintaining and improving mechanical equipment, standard adjustments, web handling systems and components and pumps.

  • Performing basic machining.

  • Driving full ownership of equipment reliability programs as they pertain to mechanical integrity, design and renewal needs.

  • Performing preventive, predictive and emergency maintenance.

  • Performing basic welding and fabrication tasks.

  • Performing millwright tasks.

  • Attending company-authorized seminars, instructional sessions, technical classes and training requirements to maintain personal competence in new areas of technology and safety.

Your Skills and Expertise To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualifications:

  • High School Diploma (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution.

  • Completion of a mechanical apprenticeship program or 4 years performing this role in a private, public, government, or military industrial environment setting.

  • Ability to work overtime, nights, weekends, and holidays

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Two-year technical degree or completion of a technical journeyman/certificate program

  • Strong knowledge and experience with PLC’s, inkjet printers, extrusion equipment, ovens and hydraulic presses

  • Experience with metal fabrication, repair and welding

  • Experience installing, diagnosing and repairing, assembly and/or automated machinery in a manufacturing environment, robotics and automated equipment

  • Strong background in electrical preventative maintenance as well as basic knowledge of electrical code covering laws of installation of electrical equipment; use test equipment, such V.O.M., Ammeters, DVM, signal generators, logic analyzers and probes, chart recorder, and other related equipment.

Travel: May include up to 5% domestic

Relocation Assistance: Not 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.

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.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

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At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily. With $32 billion in sales, our 96,000 employees connect with customers and other diverse 3Mers all around the world.