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Job TitleElectrician

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 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“One of the best parts of my job is feeling the impact of 93,000 3Mers collaborating around the world and seeing the difference they’re able to make in people’s lives.” – Julie Bushman, executive vice president of International Operations at 3M

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As a General Laborer, 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:

Your Skills and Expertise

+ Responds to Shop Work Orders in performing maintenance and repair tasks in a safe manner

+ Implements and improves preventive maintenance procedures

+ Determines parts, tools, and supplies necessary for the jobs

+ Documents work activities in the work order SAP

+ Willingness to learn and expand craft skills

To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M is looking for candidates who must have the following qualifications:

+ Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher (completed and verified prior to start)

+ Possess a valid and current driver’s license (completed and verified prior to start)

+ Three (3) years of experience in industrial electrical maintenance.

+ Ability to work overtimes, weekends, short notice coverage as business arise, rotating shifts (1st – 2nd), and holidays as needed.

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

+ Ability to obtain Wisconsin Journeyman electrician license within established period OR possess a current and valid Wisconsin Journeyman electrician certificate or license

+ Experience working with PLCs and Process Controls

+ Experience reading blueprints, wiring diagrams, equipment manuals and troubleshooting problems to make adjustments and repairs

+ Ability to communicate effectively and work well with other people

+ Basic computer knowledge

Travel: May include up to [%%][domestic/international] No travel

Relocation Assistance: Is Not 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

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at or on Twitter @3M.

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

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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Full time
Wausau, WI

Published on 03/03/2021

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