3M SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN ∞ in Hartford City, Indiana

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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Systems Technician for the IBG/IATD/Plant Engineering Maintenance department located in Hartford City, Indiana. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of Systems Technician will be responsible for installing, troubleshooting, repairing, modifying, calibrating and making adjustments to electrical, electronic, and pneumatic process control systems and devices used in production, laboratory, office and utility areas.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Install, troubleshoot and repair:

  • A wide variety of process sensing devices (humidity, speed, vacuum, pressure, level, weight, tension, flow, viscosity, etc.)

  • Entire industrial process control systems. This includes electronic, digital, analog, pneumatic, and mechanical control systems

  • Electrical and pneumatic components on standalone production equipment.

  • Both AC and DC motors and drive systems from .25 – 300Hp

  • Make PLC programming changes, back up electronic files and update blueprints as changes have been made

  • Read and work to the indicated accuracy, specifications, and tolerances as detailed on engineering drawings, machine assembly prints, equipment manuals, etc.

  • Set up, operate, and read precision testing and measuring instruments to the manufacturer’s specifications of accuracy

  • Work from both written and verbal instructions with cross functional teams, including engineering groups, manufacturing groups, vendors, etc.

  • Contact vendors and fill out purchase requisitions to order parts as needed.

  • Complete required shop paperwork and use work order reporting system

  • Recommend changes to PM procedures and or frequencies on existing equipment if the equipment is modified, the PM is incorrect or customer requirements change

  • Participate in safety meetings as required and Incident Investigation Teams when requested

  • Report unsafe work conditions or equipment operation to supervisor immediately. Report any observed unsafe act or non-compliant work activity to supervisor immediately

  • Observe and follow 3M safety rules and 3M Guide to Conduct

  • Perform other duties as required by supervision

This position may require:

  • Weekend work

  • Working overtime

  • Working on holidays as needed

  • Short notice shift coverage

  • Working a three crew or four crew schedule

  • Occasional physical demands including:

  • Lifting up to 50 lbs. unassisted

  • Climbing ladders or stairs

  • Outside work during inclement conditions

Basic Qualifications:

  • Any one of the following combinations of experience and education from an accredited institution:

  • Two (2) year technical degree in an industrial/electrical controls technology field

  • High School Diploma/GED or higher AND completed an apprenticeship program in an electrical field

  • High School Diploma/GED or higher AND a minimum five (5) years of private, public, government, or military production experience

  • Minimum three (3) years of experience as an Electrical Technician in an industrial setting

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in programmable logic controllers, AC&DC drive controls. Pneumatic, analog and digital electronics, including computer/microprocessor based control systems.

  • Skill in operation and use of hand tools, electric powered hand tools, and machine tools and a variety of testing equipment; reading and interpreting measuring systems; operating shop equipment; troubleshooting equipment.

  • Basic mathematics and basic computer skills

Location: Hartford City, Indiana

Relocation: Is not authorized

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

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M employment testing as a part of the selection process.

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

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