3M Technical Aide (Woodbury, MN)-R00034623 in WOODBURY, Minnesota

3M is seeking a Technical Aide for the Corporate Research Process Laboratory located in Woodbury, MN.Job Summary:This particular position is a temporary, part-time assignment with 3M's Technical Aide Program. 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:Configure, operate, and maintain processes and equipment incorporating web mechanics, coating, printing, drying, curing, analysis, and characterization.Conduct designed experiments to support lead researchers in gaining a thorough understanding of how materials and process parameters affect final product properties.Set up and take down of machines and apparatus including cleaning parts and tools after each run.Maintain 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 requirementsPreferred Qualifications:Currently pursuing a two year technical degree (AAS) or program certificate in mechanical, electrical or other process based programCurrent 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 manipulationExcellent oral and written communication skillsSelf-motivated and results-orientedCapable of working with acrylate and isocyanate materialsGood mechanical skillsAble to lift up to 50 lbsBasic computer skills -- experience using Microsoft Office (particularly Excel)Work cooperatively with personnel to attain complete and accurate resultsAbility to complete work with little supervision and work well in a team environmentSelf starter", takes initiative in their workPossess strong interpersonal skillsFundamentals in written and oral communicationsLocation: Woodbury, MNRelocation: Is not authorizedVEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO