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Technical Aide (Maplewood, MN) at 3M

Posted in Science 30+ days ago.

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Type: Part-Time
Location: Maplewood, Minnesota





Job Description:

3M is seeking a Technical Aide for the Display Materials Systems Division located in Maplewood, MN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.  Here, you go.

Job Summary:

This particular position is a temporary, part-time assignment with 3M's Technical Aide Program. 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:

The person hired for the position of Technical Aide will have the opportunity to work with the Corporate Environmental team on projects related to environmental permits, regulations, and data.  This person will develop skills and gain work experience in environmental engineering and science.  


  • Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Analyze environmental data and improve environmental compliance data systems

  • Assist in review of state and federal environmental reporting requirements

  • Assist in evaluating environmental compliance requirements for 3M facilities

  • Gather information about air, water and waste regulations for 3M facilities

  • Develop training materials for specific regulations

  • Deliver training on environmental topics

This position part-time, temporary and is limited to working 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:


  • Currently enrolled or graduated from a Bachelor’s level degree program at an accredited university with a declared major in an engineering field, environmental science, or a related discipline, having completed the sophomore year (minimum 4 semesters of university curriculum)

  • Current overall cumulative GPA 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)

  • Experience with the Microsoft suite of computer programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.) and database tools, development and manipulation

  • Internship or other work experience in the environmental field

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Self-motivated and results-oriented

Location: Maplewood, MN

Relocation: Is not authorized        

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 www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M or @3MNewsroom. 

Here, you go! For information about a career at 3M go directly to www.3m.com/careers.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

3M is a place where you can collaborate with other curious, creative people. Where your diverse talents, inclusiveness, initiative, and leadership are valued. Where you’ll find challenging opportunities that make your career exciting and rewarding. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies, and products, 3M is a place to grow and be rewarded for excellence

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