3M is seeking a Design Engineering Intern for Corporate Engineering's Design & Engineering Solutions group located in Maplewood, MN for summer 2022. Here, you go.
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An internship is a temporary position within 3M. Interns typically work a full-time schedule throughout a 10-12 week assignment. This position is limited to working 899 hours per service credit year. 3M provides eligible interns with temporary housing and round-trip travel reimbursement in accordance with current policy.
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
Applications on this requisition are reviewed and filled on a rolling basis; it is in a candidate's best interest to apply as soon as possible. Interested candidates should include a resume as part of their application.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
The person hired for this position will primarily be responsible for equipment design engineering, process understanding and equipment functionality through the completion of engineering projects. In this position the engineer will provide entry-level engineering support and services for manufacturing, laboratory, and corporate facilities, develop proficiency within assigned projects utilizing established methods, practices, and concepts and acquire general knowledge and understanding of the Engineering organization. This person will also lead small engineering projects or participate on larger projects where a team approach is utilized.
We are proud to offer a culture with high levels of teamwork, collaboration, and cooperation. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to become exposed to numerous 3M manufacturing processes, equipment and techniques, in numerous locations throughout the United States and the world.
Generate equipment layouts, design concept models, and validate design using computer modeling, stress analysis, knowledge of strength of materials and structures, material selection and design for manufacturability.
Utilize technical skills to identify specific customer equipment design requirements for modifying and/or improving on existing equipment.
Communicate with equipment suppliers in the selection, purchase and delivery of commercial items. Participate in the assembly/checkout of equipment in the fabrication shop and installation and commissioning of equipment in the 3M manufacturing plant.
Develop knowledge in specific technical and technology areas.
Develop an understanding of industry and 3M technologies and participate in the advancement of the technology and intellectual property protection.
Manage project timelines and budgets for assigned projects.
Successfully interact with multiple discipline teams including 3M plant personnel, consultants, suppliers and vendors.
Communicate effectively to project team.
Gain understanding of applicable codes and guidelines to ensure designs meet standards.
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualification:
Currently pursuing a bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited program
Completed a minimum of Sophomore Year (4 semesters) by summer of 2022
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include (but not required):
Current cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
Prior internship/co-op experience with 3M or another manufacturing company
Project Management experience
Strong oral and written communications skills
Team player with the ability to contribute in a matrix environment
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.
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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. 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.
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