3M Quality Engineer ∞* (Cordova, Illinois) in Cordova, Illinois

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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Quality Engineer for the Film & Materials Resource Division located in Cordova, Illinois. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of Quality Engineer in the Cordova Factory will be responsible for, among other items, the following specific duties:

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Identifying, recommending, and implementing ideas in quality area of responsibility to improve:

  • Product quality activities leading to new or improved products

  • Quality testing and equipment improvements

  • Quality systems and process audits

This person will be expected be self motivated and resourceful with a willingness to drive business results improvement. In this position it is critical to have good interpersonal and team skills necessary to perform effectively in a variety of cross functional team situations. Utilizing statistical techniques to monitor processes both for troubleshooting and improvement is essential.

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

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with applied data analysis and/or statistical process control (SPC)

  • Experience as a Quality Engineer in a Chemical based Manufacturing facility

  • LEAN and Six Sigma methodologies experience

  • GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) experience

Location: Cordova, IL

Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international

Relocation: Is authorized

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

Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws. U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens. To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s). The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this particular position. The decision whether or not to file or pursue an export license application is at 3M Company's sole election.

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