Incinerator Pollution Control Operator Trainee II (Cottage Grove, MN)*
Cottage Grove , Minnesota
January 10, 2017
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Job Description:

3M is seeking Incinerator Pollution Control Operator II Trainee for the Materials Resource Division located in Cottage Grove, MN. Here, you go.

Job Summary:
Perform waste feed operations, maintenance, and general facility housekeeping at the Corporate Hazardous Waste Incinerator. Employees are responsible for reporting and responding to spills, emission incidents, or permit noncompliance occurrences at the plant. Employees are responsible to adhere to all safety and environmental requirements pertaining to the job function.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Operations in Pumproom, Direct Burn, Split Area, and Tanker Unloading
  • Filling in for PO2 responsibilities (Pak, Komar, Rounds,etc)
  • Filling in for Shipping & Receiving responsibilities
  • Obtain Provisional Certification within the time-line indicated in the Collective
  • Bargaining Agreement between 3M and International Union of Operating Engineers Local 70
  • Report and respond to EHSR incidents
  • Operate in a safe and ethical manner
  • Other duties as assigned by supervision

This position will require:
  • Weekend work
  • Working rotating shifts

This position may require:
  • Working overtime
  • Short notice call ins
  • Working holidays as needed

Basic Qualifications:
  • Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum one (1) year chemical process experience

Location: Cottage Grove, MN
Relocation: Is not authorized

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

This posting is for an Incinerator Pollution Control Operator position at 3M Cottage Grove. Qualified applications may be considered when openings occur at 3M Cottage Grove for up to 6 months of the posting of this requisition

About 3M
At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily. With $ 30 billion in sales, our 90,000 employees connect with customers all around the world. Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at or on Twitter @ 3M or @3MNewsroom.

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)

Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at or on Twitter @3M or @3MNewsroom.

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