Driving existing product quality enhancement through use of continuous improvement methods and tools, such as: Six Sigma, Product and Process Understanding (PPU), Supplier Management and Evaluation, Customer Quality Index (CQI) and Quality at the Source
Supporting and interacting with suppliers and customers through complaint investigations, resolution, and trending
Ensuring the commercialized product design intent and product integrity is retained as materials, processes, methods, and specifications change
Supporting change as it relates to design changes inspired by quality improvement, source of supply changes, or cost reduction efforts
Troubleshooting, investigating, and analyzing for non-conforming product testing and disposition
Comply with the rigors of the IATF standards, including 16949
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Three (3) years of experience in a Quality role in a private, public, government, or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering or other sciences (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Five (5) years of experience in a quality function, manufacturing/production plant, and/or supplier interaction
American Society for Quality (ASQ) or equivalent quality certification
Experience supporting and/or leading efforts on life cycle management, risk management, product and process improvements, and other product documentation efforts
Work location: Fairmont, MN
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic
Relocation Assistance: May be 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.
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Learn More About Working at Our 3M Fairmont Facility: https://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LosFzsvAP64
Applicable to US Applicants Only:The expected compensation range for this position is $115,607 - $141,298, which includes base pay plus variable incentive pay, if eligible. This range represents a good faith estimate for this position. The specific compensation offered to a candidate may vary based on factors including, but not limited to, the candidate's relevant knowledge, training, skills, work location, and/or experience. In addition, this position may be eligible for a range of benefits (e.g., Medical, Dental & Vision, Health Savings Accounts, Health Care & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance, Voluntary Benefits, Paid Absences and Retirement Benefits, etc.). Additional information is available at: https://https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/.
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Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.
Our approach to flexibility is called Work Your Way, which puts employees first and drives well-being in ways that enable 3M's business and performance goals. You have flexibility in where and when work gets done. It all depends on where and when you can do your best work.
Pay & Benefits Overview: https://https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/
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