Manufacturing Process Engineer (New Ulm, MN)
New Ulm , Minnesota
January 16, 2018
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Manufacturing Process Engineer for the Electronic Material Solutions Group located in New Ulm, MN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Manufacturing Engineer will provide technical leadership and manufacturing support within the Electronic Cable area. This position will be supporting development and deploying of new or improved process technology, new product development, cost reduction and quality improvements. In this position, the person is responsible for driving operational excellence within the areas of support and is expected to initiate and conduct broadly defined technical tasks within the process technology platforms. They are also responsible for advising, consulting and troubleshooting area processes within the plant.

Primary Responsibilities include improving key performance measures for assigned processes:
  • Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), Rates, Process Yield, and Quality.
  • Actively utilize Lean Six Sigma and statistical tools for improving processes and reducing waste.
  • Actively participate with the Quality Group during Complaint Resolutions and Corrective/Preventative Actions Provide technical support to Production and Plant Engineering on daily operational issues.
  • Contribute to new product development including:
    • Develop Statistical Process Control Standards Work with support teams to provide appropriate experiments.
    • Support implementation with New Product/New Technology Introduction system.
  • Work with Plant, Division, and other internal and external resources as needed to accomplish objectives.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
  • Minimum of one (1) year of engineering experience (private, public, government or military)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in a manufacturing facility.
  • Previous experience in extrusion and web handling.
  • Experience installing and optimizing automated equipment.
  • Experience in process engineering within a manufacturing or industrial setting.
  • High personal integrity, an energetic & positive attitude and be a self-starter; able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical and organizational skills to manage different priorities.
  • Ability to perform root cause analysis and apply systematic thinking in problem solving.

Location: New Ulm, MN
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international
Relocation: Is 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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