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3M Controls Engineer (Royersford, PA) in Royersford, Pennsylvania

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Controls Engineer (Royersford, PA)

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.

“For more than 30 years at 3M, I’ve seen firsthand how it’s a place where curious, creative and collaborative people thrive and build a rewarding career. As a leader in this company, my goal is to ensure each 3Mer sees and feels the positive impact we’re making around the world” – Mike Roman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board at 3M

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As a Controls Engineer, 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:

  • Technical Contributions. Program drive systems, Design motor control systems, Specify materials, Continuous improvement of system designs, Troubleshoot technical issue for our production as well as our customers.

  • Leadership. Identifies, recommends, initiates, and implements programs in manufacturing area of responsibility to improve and/or enhance: 1) product cost, service, and quality, and 2) process safety and health/environmental impact.

  • Intellectual Property. Has an awareness of implications of intellectual property on the process(es). Provides appropriate and timely documentation of work as required by the business unit.

  • Strategic Planning. Participates in project planning.

  • Interaction. Establishes and cultivates a network of support (laboratory, quality, manufacturing, engineering, sales, customers and marketing) to facilitate completion of assignments.

Your Skills and Expertise

To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in an engineering or science discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution

  • One (1) year of manufacturing experience in a private, public, government or military environment.

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

  • Minimum three (3) years of manufacturing engineering experience

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

  • Working knowledge of SolidWorks CAD software

  • Experience in a machine shop environment

  • DC motor control system experience

Travel: May include up to 5% domestic

Location: Royersford, PA

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized

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

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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

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.

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

Our approach to flexibility is called Work Your Way, which puts employees first and drives well-being in ways that enable 3M’s business and performance goals. You have flexibility in where and when work gets done. It all depends on where and when you can do your best work.

Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/

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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