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3M Cynthiana, KY

  • Employment Type Full-Time

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Job Description:
Job Description
The person hired for the position of Maintenance Technician will be a key resource for the 3M Cynthiana, KY manufacturing plant. This individual will be a member of the site's Plant Engineering organization and will report directly to a Plant Engineering Team Leader.
This individual will safely install, maintain, repair, troubleshoot, diagnose and perform preventive maintenance on industrial and commercial equipment and devices used in production, laboratory, office and utility areas. In addition, they will provide support as needed to Production, Engineering, PI & CS Engineering for the installation and optimization of new equipment and controls.
Successful candidate should have demonstrable skills in various areas of mechanical and electrical disciplines. Also, they will have a working knowledge of industrial safety practices.
Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
+ Maintain a safe work environment
+ Perform duties safely
+ Troubleshoot/Repair mechanical equipment and components
+ Troubleshoot/Adjust mechanical equipment
+ Troubleshoot control valves, hydraulic/pneumatic systems, and pumps
+ Set-Up and operation of shop equipment and portable power tools
+ Troubleshoot and replace AC and DC drives
+ Troubleshoot/Repair electrical systems
+ Operate a personal computer
+ Perform housekeeping tasks
This position will require:
+ Working overtime
+ Weekend work
+ Holiday work
+ Short notice call-in
+ Working on-call
This position may require:
+ Working different shift schedules depending on business needs
Basic Qualifications:
+ Possess a two (2) year technical diploma/degree or higher in a Mechanical, Electrical/Electronic or Maintenance discipline from an accredited institution OR five (5) years of experience in a Maintenance position
Preferred Qualifications:
+ Direct experience with manufacturing equipment
+ Proven skill level in working with original equipment manuals, prints, drawings and charts
+ Knowledge and skills of mechanical concepts needed to maintain, troubleshoot and repair mechanical equipment and electrical devices
+ Knowledge and experience with Programmable Logic Controllers(PLCs)
+ Demonstrated leadership skills
+ Good written and oral communication skills
+ Ability to work with a cross functional team in the manufacturing organization
Location: Cynthiana, KY
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic
Relocation: Is not authorized

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M elected testing as a part of the selection process.
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, disability, or veteran status.
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

This posting is for a Maintenance Technician position at 3M Cynthiana. 3M anticipates that multiple openings for this position will occur over time. Qualified applicants may be considered as Maintenance Technician openings occur at 3M Cynthiana, 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 10/4/2019. After that, the posting will be taken down and applicants will need to apply/re-apply for available open postings at that time

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Cynthiana, KY
41031 USA
Posted: April 17, 2019