3M Manufacturing Engineer a^z (Knoxville, I in KNOXVILLE, Iowa

3M is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for the Industrial Business Group within the Industrial Adhesives & Tapes Divisionlocated in Knoxville, IA.At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go. Job Summary: The person hired for the position of Manufacturing Engineer will be supporting the IATD CoatingManufacturing Operation and will be expected to drive results in EHS, Quality, and Productivity to align with Plant Goals. For additional business group/division/product information, please visit: 3M VHB Tapes Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Identify and implement programs that reduce unit costs Identify and implement programs that improve quality and productivity Optimizes manufacturing processes and provides technical support for manufacturing Develops and maintains Production Standards Actively participates in the development of new products and processes to promote business growth and productivity targets, including scale-up, equipment and process qualification and validation Leads and manages Capital projects in conjunction with Division Engineering Utilize Lean/Six Sigma Manufacturing Methods to improve processes and reduce waste Drive root cause identification and resolution of process and product upsets Monitor and improve processes using Statistics and SPC Improve Environmental, Health, and Safety of the manufacturing operation through leadership of EHS improvement projects and Process Hazard Management Actively participates in EHS Committees and Programs Must be available to support operations during the off-shifts Development of Standard Work Procedures in support of process improvements, trains and develops workforce as needed to advance the operation Basic Qualifications: Possess a Bachelors degree or higher in a science or engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution Previous combined engineering and/or manufacturing experience (internship/co-op experience applies) in a private, public, government or military environment Preferred Qualifications: Cross functional team contributions and leadership skills Experience with leading DMAIC Six Sigma projects Green Belt or Black Belt Certified Experience with developing and implementing Lean Systems and Standard Work 2+ years Engineering or Manufacturing experience Solid analytical and statistical skills Solid interpersonal and communication skills, both written & oral Location: Knoxville, Iowa Travel: May include up to 5% Domestic Relocation: Is authorized This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career. Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status). VEVRAA Federal Contractor Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals EOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO