Pressing Operator*

3M Companies Lexington , KY 40598

Posted 3 weeks ago

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Job Description:
3M is seeking a Pressing Operator located in Lexington, KY. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of Press operator will:

  • Run piece work parts on different presses.

  • Track weights and visual inspection of parts.

  • Change out tooling on presses

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

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Visually and inspect parts as they are made.

  • Plate parts per the photobook.

  • Learn how to set up SPC.

  • Clean area at end of shift.

  • Fill out and document paper work

This position may require:

  • Weekend work

  • Working overtime

  • Working on holidays as needed

  • Short notice shift coverage

  • Working 2nd shift

  • Frequent physical demands, including:

  • lifting up to 50 lbs.

  • frequent standing/sitting/squatting

Basic Qualifications:

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

  • Minimum two (2) years manufacturing experience in a private, public, government, or military environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience running compaction press in a private, public, government, or military environment.

Location: Lexington Kentucky

Relocation: Is not authorized

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

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M employment testing as a part of the selection process.

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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