Maintenance Tech II at 3M in Oak Hills, California

Posted in Other 29 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Job Description:

Job Title
Maintenance Tech II

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 Maintenance Tech II, 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:

  • Assisting with the troubleshooting, repair, maintain, and improvement of mechanical equipment and components. These components may include: Pneumatic and hydraulic components, Bearings and mounting systems, Gearboxes and transmissions, Pumps, valves, pumping systems and piping repairs, Clutch, brakes and drive components, Couplings and drive linkages, Gas fired and electric process ovens.

  • Assist with the maintenance of vacuum pumps, hydraulic pumps, chemical feed pumps, centrifugal pumps, gear pumps, vane pumps, auger and screw pumps and pneumatic diaphragm pumps.

  • Assist with the troubleshooting and repair of AC/DC voltage electrical equipment and may include replacing: wire motors and fuses, adjusting micro switches, proximity switches, photo eyes etc.

  • Troubleshoot, repair, maintain, and improvement of systems components. These components may include: Motors, drive control components and I/O, PLC devices & logic, Working knowledge of controls programming, Electrical sensors and field devices, AC/DC Voltage electrical equipment, Micro switches, Proximity switches, Photo eyes

  • Perform Preventive, Predictive, and Emergency Maintenance inclusive of: Production equipment, lifting, hoisting and material handling equipment, safety devices and facility utilities following standard procedures as indicated on PM route sheets or in equipment manuals.

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:

  • High School Diploma/GED or higher from an accredited institution and Minimum of seven (7) years of mechanical and/or electrical maintenance experience (including apprenticeship experience) in a private, public, government or military environment


  • High School Diploma/GED or higher from an accredited institution and Minimum of five (5) years of mechanical and/or electrical maintenance experience (including apprenticeship experience) AND obtained the Certified Maintenance & Reliability Technician Certification and/or obtained the Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional Certification

  • Work 3rd shift (10PM – 6:30AM, Sunday – Thursday), Available for weekend work, working overtime, working holidays, rotating shifts, and/or short notice shift coverage

  • Obtain certification to operate PIVs to include Forklift and WAV within one (1)-month of starting the position

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

  • Two-year technical degree from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of seven (7) years of mechanical and/or electrical experience in a private, public, government or military environment

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably in non-woven fibers, web coating or a related industry.

  • Basic electrical understanding, drives, motors, distribution systems

  • Experience working in a Lean Manufacturing work environment

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.

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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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