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Extrusion Operator3M is seeking Extrusion Operator candidates in Hebron, Kentucky.
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.
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military experience to a 3M career.
The Impact You’ll Make in this RoleAs an Extrusion Operator, 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:

Assisting in the implementation of new equipment as we grow as a plant/company.
Implementing key initiatives designed to give our customers their best experiences.
Developing others as you mature to a trainer and leader.
Supporting engineering problem solving projects
Creating best practices and selling others on those practices through our employee suggestion program

Your Skills and Expertise To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

High School Diploma or GED
Previous manufacturing experience
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Good problem-solving skills

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

Lean Training
Kaizen experience
Previous PIV/forklift experience
Grinding or extruding experience in a manufacturing setting
Twin screw experiences are a huge plus.

Work location:

Hebron, Kentucky

Travel: N/A
Relocation Assistance: N/A
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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The starting rate of pay for this position is $21.63 per hour. 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:
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $21.63 per hour

Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

Day Shift (Preferred)

Ability to Commute:

Hebron, KY 41048 (Required)

Ability to Relocate:

Hebron, KY 41048: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person