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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 The person hired for the position of Advanced Application Engineer will drive new applications utilizing the broad portfolio of adhesives and tapes offered by Industrial Adhesives and Tape Division (IATD.) This position will provide technical application engineering support to drive growth and solve complex customer design challenges. Work includes engaging with customers, field sales, and marketing to provide technical expertise including: application development, creating technical information, gaining customer-specific needs/opportunities/insights, and performing product and application characterization. This position will also have responsibility to partner with customers on adhesive and tape dispensing and automation projects. Join us to help our customers remake the world of making things.
This lab is International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certified.
As an Advanced Application 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:
Driving core and new 3M adhesive and tape product penetrations to win new bonding applications in the industrial marketplace
Developing new application solutions aligned to customer needs
Building a deep understanding of the state-of-the-art technologies in adhesive and tape dispensing and automation
Training customers, sales reps, and international colleagues
Creating new application demonstration tools
Collaborating with product development, product engineering, marketing, and field sales
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 a science or engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
One (1) year of laboratory experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science, or Aerospace Engineering from an accredited institution
Three (3) years of experience working with tapes and/or adhesives
Proficient in adhesive and tape test methods and/or quality systems
Experience with adhesive and tape dispensing, dispensing equipment and/or automation
Experience problem solving or trouble shooting
Excellent communication skills (oral, written and presentation)
Travel: May include up to 25% domestic
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).
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.
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.
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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. 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.
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