Technical Aide
Maplewood , Minnesota
November 14, 2016
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.

3M has a long-standing reputation as a company committed to innovation. We provide the freedom to explore and encourage curiosity and creativity. We gain new insight from diverse thinking, and take risks on new ideas.

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Job Description:

Job Summary:
Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Assembly and testing of prototypes
  • Work with measurement systems comprised of mechanical, electrical, electronic, and software components
  • Preparation and testing of samples
  • Recording and analyzing data, processing and submitting properly labeled chemical waste for removal, keeping accurate records in laboratory notebook, communicating results in both oral and written form

This position is PART-TIME TEMPORARY and 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

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Enrolled in or graduated from a Post-High School Science, Research or Engineering degree program
  • Current cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Undergraduate experience in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science
  • Good record keeping and organizational skills
  • Strong computer aptitude, familiar with Microsoft Office applications, CAD and email applications
  • Demonstrated aptitude with mechanical fabrication
  • Position will require part-time availability during regular business hours throughout the year, averaging a minimum 12-16 hours per week

Location: Maplewood, MN
Relocation: Is not authorized

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