General Operator (Indianapolis, IN)*

  • Company: 3M
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Posted: October 02, 2017
  • Reference ID: R00048533
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a General Operator for the Personal Safety Division located in Indianapolis, IN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of General Operator will perform a variety of duties required for various products manufactured at the Indianapolis 3M facility.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Knows and understands all safety requirements for the department
  • Able to stand for long periods of time up to 12 hours
  • Person needs to be detail oriented for all work being completed
  • Ability to follow a daily production schedule under direction of supervisor
  • Keep standards and quality up held by 3M
  • Able to perform job duties as needed within different work cells to meet the needs of daily production
  • Learn and run any necessary equipment to perform the task at hand
  • Identify the correct components that need to be pulled for manufacturing processes
  • Ability to perform all quality checks and detect any defects before moving products to next operator
  • Label all products being shipped out of the facility according to production orders
  • Package products as required by the Bill of Materials for transportation
  • Completing tasks given within standard labor time
  • Clean area as needed during the work schedule and at the end of shift
  • Properly shut down equipment after all work has been completed and/or at the end of the shift

This position may require:
  • Weekend work
  • Working overtime

Basic Qualifications:
  • Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher
  • Minimum three (3) months of previous experience in a manufacturing environment

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum six (6) months of previous experience in a manufacturing environment

Location: Indianapolis, IN
Relocation: Is not authorized

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M employment testing as a part of the selection.

This posting is for a General Operator position at 3M Indianapolis. Qualified applications may be considered when General Operator openings occur at 3M Indianapolis for up to 6 months of the posting of this requisition.

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.


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