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Predictive Maintenance Craftsperson at USA 3M Company in Hutchinson, Minnesota

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Job Description:

Job Title:  Predictive Maintenance Methods

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

 “3M’s culture is driven by curious, spirited and collaborative people who are constantly asking ‘What if?’ And the many talents of 3Mers around the globe have me incredibly excited about what’s to come next.” – Kristen Ludgate, senior vice president of Human Resources at 3M

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role
As a Predictive Maintenance Methods craftsperson, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:

  • Collection and analysis of data from PdM technologies including; Infra-red Thermography, Motor Circuit Evaluation, Electrical Spectrum and Power Systems.
  • Use of this data to determine electrical reliability condition of Process and Facilities Equipment.
  • Use of Infra-red Thermography for equipment structural/insulation condition assessment.
  • Root Cause Analysis and correction of equipment problems to improve reliability.
  • Aiding in development and implementation of maintenance procedures and techniques to enhance equipment reliability.
  • Maintaining Metrology Systems for ISO requirements.
  • Providing support to Production, Division Engineering, and Plant Engineering groups to define and implement improvements in machine reliability.

Your Skills and Expertise 
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualifications:

  • Minimum two (2) year Technical College Degree/Diploma in Electrical or related Electronic fields or 1080 hours of documented military school in electrical studies, verified prior to work start date.
  • Able to work independently and overtime as needed.

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Demonstrated high proficiency with Predictive Maintenance technologies used within areas of responsibility.
  • Experience in diagnosing, troubleshooting, determining root causes of failures, and eliminating equipment problems.
  • Preventive maintenance program assistance or development.
  • Comply with all Company EHS policies and procedures.  Possess a high regard and understanding of safety practices.  Note: Employee may generate or handle packages, labels and/or transports hazardous waste.
  • Must have a good understanding of the operation of Predictive Maintenance tools.

Travel: May include up to 5% domestic.

Relocation Assistance is not authorized.

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

Supporting Your Well-being 

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life – both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope. 

Resources for You 

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Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.

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

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

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