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3M Maintenance Mechanic in Moncure, North Carolina

Job Description:

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“3M’s culture is driven by curious, spirited and collaborative people who are constantly asking ‘What if?’ And the many talents of 3Mers around the globe have me incredibly excited about what’s to come next.” – Kristen Ludgate, senior vice president of Human Resources at 3M

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As a Maintenance Mechanic, 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:

  • Troubleshoot, repair, maintain, and improve mechanical equipment and components. These components may include:

  • Pneumatic and hydraulic components

  • Gearboxes, couplings and power transmission systems

  • Bearings and lubrication practices

  • Pumps, valves, pumping and piping systems

  • Clutch, brakes and drive components

  • Troubleshoot, repair, maintain, and improve systems components. These activities may include:

  • Motors, drive control components and I/O

  • Working knowledge of controls programming

  • Electrical sensors and field devices

  • Network systems and communication

  • Perform basic fabrication and machining tasks:

  • Set up and operate shop equipment and portable power tools

  • Set up and perform basic stick/mig welding tasks

  • Use precision measuring equipment for machining

  • Maintain and improve vacuum pumps, hydraulic pumps, chemical feed pumps, centrifugal pumps, gear pumps, vane pumps, auger and screw pumps and pneumatic diaphragm pumps.

  • Perform millwright tasks:

  • Moving material, equipment and machinery using standard methods of lifting, rigging, hoisting, blocking, skidding and rolling. Level and tram rolls

  • Troubleshoot and repair low voltage electrical equipment and may include:

  • Replace and wire motors

  • Replace fuses

  • Replace or adjust micro switches, proximity switches, photo eyes etc.

  • Perform Preventive, Predictive, and Emergency Maintenance inclusive of:

  • Production equipment, material handling equipment, safety devices and facility utilities following standard procedures as indicated on PM route sheets or in equipment manuals

  • Set-up PM’s on new equipment

  • Update PM’s on existing equipment for frequency and job plan

  • Follow the maintenance work management process, which includes utilizing the maintenance management software to identify equipment problems, obtain parts, document findings, track personal labor hours and material on jobs, capture repair history, etc

  • Calibrate/repair process control instrumentation and sensors

  • Troubleshoot and solve complex electrical systems and design problems.

Your Skills and Expertise

To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualifications:

  • Must have 3+ years of Maintenance experience in Industrial/manufacturing setting

  • Must have High school Diploma/GED or equiv.

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Associates degree in an engineering related field (Mechatronics, Industrial Electronics, or industrial maintenance field.

  • Ability to read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings

Travel: Is not required

Relocation Assistance: Is not authorized

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

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.

Resources for You

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.

This posting is for a Maintenance Mechanic position at 3M Pittsboro. 3M anticipates that multiple openings for this position will occur over time. Qualified applicants may be considered as Maintenance Mechanic openings occur at 3M Pittsboro, and 3M will accept applications for up to 6 months from the posting date of this requisition. Eligible applications will be kept open and active until August 2021. After that, the posting will be taken down and applicants will need to apply/re-apply for available open postings at that time.

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.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

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