Technical Aide* (Maplewood, MN) at 3M

Posted in Management 17 days ago.

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Type: Part-Time
Location: Maplewood, Minnesota





Job Description:

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

Job Summary:

This 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.

This technical aide position will assist researchers in developing and maintaining solutions in traffic safety and will support commercialization of new and innovative solutions that enhance safety and mobility for governments and citizens.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:


  • To assist engineers or chemists in preparation of samples, testing of samples, inputting, analyzing, and summarizing results.

  • To prepare materials for laboratory use and field applications

  • To assist in the development of test methods and procedures, from fixture design to documentation to sensitivity analysis

  • Maintain detailed record of experiments and observations

This position is 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.

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.

3M is an equal opportunity employer.  3M  will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status.

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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