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Internship - Safety & Industrial Business Group Supply Chain Intern

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Safety & Industrial Business Group Supply Chain Intern for Winter Semester 2022

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 96,000 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

An internship is a temporary position within 3M. Interns typically work a full-time schedule throughout a 10-to-12-week assignment. This position is limited to working 899 hours per service credit year.

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

Interested candidates should include a resume as part of their application.  

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As a Safety & Industrial Business Group Supply Chain Intern, 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 with the following:

+ Primary Responsibility: Develop 5-year manufacturing capacity projection models and support 3M’s Capacity Review process using 3M’s capacity modeling tools.

+ Secondary Responsibility: Provide data analyses and support to on-going efforts to validate electronic representations of global Value Streams.

+ There is a potential that other Supply Chain analyses relating to performance improvement could be assigned. These projects would be dependent upon the week-to-week workload requirements of the primary and secondary responsibilities listed above.

The Safety & Industrial Business Group (SIBG) at 3M

As the largest of the four 3M Business Groups, SIBG provides products to industrial customers worldwide. Our vast product portfolio includes personal protective equipment (PPE), tapes, abrasives, and connectors.

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:

+ Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution

+ Must be willing to work remotely away from a 3M location as relocation for this position is not available due to on-site work restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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

+ Currently pursuing a bachelor's degree or higher in supply chain management, logistics, operations management, business administration, and/or industrial and manufacturing systems from an accredited institution

+ Current cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale

+ Previous or current internship or co-op intern experience

+ Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills along with strong computer skills

+ Ability to work on cross-functional teams

+ Demonstrated leadership ability and organizational skills

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.

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

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Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.

Our approach to flexibility is called Work Your Way, which puts employees first and drives well-being in ways that enable 3M’s business and performance goals. You have flexibility in where and when work gets done. It all depends on where and when you can do your best work.

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3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

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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Internship - Safety & Industrial Business Group Supply Chain Intern

Maplewood, MN

Published on 10/13/2021

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