3M Production Operator 4/18 ∞ in Greenville, South Carolina

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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Production Operator for the Industrial Business Group located in Greenville, SC. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go!

Job Summary:

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

The position of the Production Operator located in the Tape/or Film Plant will be responsible for, but not limited to the following specific duties:

  • Accomplishing the production target of quality and quantity, reduce waste, and complete the production report clearly and on time

  • Complying with company policy during working time, raise suggestions for any unsafe factor and make improvement

  • Ensuring smooth handover, taking good care of tools, personal protection equipment and working uniform, and keeping work environment clean and orderly

  • Successful candidate will have experience working with multi step manufacturing processes

  • Set-up, change-over, and adjust equipment for production runs. Performing assigned tasks at or above specified rates

  • Contributing to continuous improvement and problem solving

  • Close attention to detail, such as process conditions, is required at all times to avoid costly rework, production delays, safety incidents or scrap; continuously monitor equipment, process and product quality

  • Operate in an environment where complex machine operations happen simultaneously

  • Performing any other duties as assigned by the supervisor

This position will require:

  • Working overtime

  • Weekend work

  • Short notice call in

  • Working a 12-hour rotating shift

  • Lifting up to 40 lbs

This position may require:

  • Working holidays as needed

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher

  • Minimum three (3) years of manufacturing experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years of experience in manufacturing

  • Possess a two (2) year technical degree or higher from an accredited institution

  • Experience operating a powered fork truck

  • Experience working with multi-step manufacturing processes

  • Manufacturing technologies experience in Mixing/Compounding, Coating, Extrusion, Curing, Web Handling, Vision Systems (ISRA), Rotary Die Converting and/or Converting Automation

  • Experience working in a fast paced environment

Location: Greenville, SC

Relocation: Is not authorized

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

This posting is for a Production Operator position at 3M Greenville. Qualified applications may be considered when Production Operator openings occur at 3M Greenville for up to 6 months of the posting of this requisition.

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


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