Technical Aide (Woodbury, MN)

WOODBURY, Minnesota, USALaborfunktionenR00968390


3M is seeking a Technical Aide for the Corporate Research Process Laboratory located in Woodbury, MN. Here, you go.

Job Summary:

This particular position is a temporary, part-time assignment with 3M's Technical Aide Program and is not benefit eligible. The Technical Aide Program is designed to support the 3M technical community. As a Technical Aide located in Woodbury, 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 primary focus of this position is to support R&D activities in the precision web processing area.  Typical lab duties would involve setting up laboratory experiments, collecting and analyzing data and communicating results. Other duties include basic literature and patent searching in a research subject area. Technical Aides will assist the 3M technical staff in maintaining a clean and safe working environment.

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 Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other science disciplines
  • 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: Woodbury, MN

Relocation: Is not authorized       

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

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.


About 3M

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