Systems Technician at 3M

Posted in General Business 12 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Clinton, Tennessee

Job Description:

Job Description:

 Systems Technician

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 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“At 3M, we excel by combining our talents while leveraging creative and curious minds. This is most impactful when we center our objective at improving the customer experience. It’s a privilege to work for such a great company, with amazing people, and leadership that cultivates a growth-mindset.” – Eric Hammes, executive vice president of Enterprise Operations at 3M.

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

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As an Off-Shift Systems Technician 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:

  • Program/troubleshoot PLC software and hardware and interpret PLC ladder logic & machine sequence of operation

  • Troubleshoot/repair/maintain robotics systems, diagnose/repair production equipment

  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks and preliminary equipment inspections, run conduit and terminate wiring, install pneumatic lines, perform Point-to-Point wiring verifications

  • Calibrate weight systems, transmitters, transducers, indicators, readouts, and tune control loops

  • Create/modify a spreadsheet, database for historical trending, and word-processed database

  • Perform housekeeping tasks

  • Assist in check out, debug and start-up of new equipment as needed

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:

  • High School Diploma /GED or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution.

  • Posees a three (3) years of experience in Maintenance.

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

  • Possess a two (2) degree in a technical field and/or five (5) years of experience in Maintenance

  • Experience with Allen Bradley software: RS Logix, Control Logix, Factory Talk ME, Guard Logix

  • Experience with servos and motion control devices as with installation, set-up and maintenance of Robotics: Kuka and Fanuc Robots

  • Experience with the operation of chillers, boilers, air compressors, and pumps

Relocation Assistance: May not 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. 

Resources for You 

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 

This posting is for a Systems Technician position at 3M Clinton, TN. 3M anticipates that multiple openings for this position will occur over time. Qualified applicants may be considered as Systems Technician openings occur at 3M Clinton, TN, and 3M will accept applications for up to 6 months from the posting date of this requisition.  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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Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.

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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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