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The Polymer Science Laboratory is part of 3M's Corporate Research Materials Laboratory. This particular position is a temporary, part-time assignment with 3M's Technical Aide Program and is not benefit eligible. The Technical Aide Program is designed to support the 3M technical community. As a Technical Aide located in Maplewood, MN, you will be assisting the 3M technical staff in the performance of their job responsibilities. It is a great way to get relevant work experience that complements your education.Primary Responsibilities
include but are not limited to the following:
- Preparing functional coating formulations
- Conducting thermal, mechanical and spectroscopic analysis
- Keeping accurate records in laboratory notebook
- Utilizing Microsoft Office and other software to process and present data
This position is PART-TIME, TEMPORARY and is limited to working no more than 32 hours per week and 899 hours per service credit year.Basic Qualifications:
- Completed at least one (1) semester of a post high school degree program from an accredited college or university OR three (3) years of 3M experience as a technician in lieu of the above education requirements.
- Current overall cumulative GPA 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent).
- Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's level or higher degree program in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or Physics is strongly preferred, other research or engineering-related disciplines with an accredited university will be considered.
- Freshman/Sophomore academic status preferred.
- Good organizational skills.
- Experience in an organic chemistry lab is a plus.
- Familiarity with polymer characterization instrumentation a plus.
- Will consider applicants that are available throughout the academic year (8-12 hours weekly while classes in session and potentially 32 hours weekly during the summer) or those available during breaks in the academic schedule (e.g. summer, holiday).
: Maplewood, MNRelocation:
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