3M Electrical Technician ∞ in Brookings, South Dakota

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Job Description:

The Electrical Technician will be responsible for facilitating installation, maintenance, repair, replacement, modifications, troubleshooting, and optimization of existing and new manufacturing equipment.

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

Primary Responsibilities:

The Electrical Technician will be responsible for but not limited to the following specific duties:

  • Maintain electronic equipment and components

  • Repair/replace circuit boards

  • Repair/replace components

  • Troubleshoot/repair/design intrinsic safety

  • Repair/replace variable frequency drives

  • Troubleshoot/replace transducers

  • Repair/replace switches

  • Repair/replace AC/DC motors

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

This position will require:

  • Working overtime

  • Weekend work

  • Working on holidays as needed

  • Working rotating shifts

This position may require working:

  • Short notice shift coverage

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess a High School Diploma/GED

  • Possess a Journeyman Electrician license

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience working in an Electrical field in a private, public, government, or military environment

  • Industrial maintenance equipment.

  • Experience troubleshooting and problem solving in a manufacturing environment

  • Ability to work independently or with teams

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Relocation: is not authorized

Location: Brookings, SD

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M elected testing 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)

Brookings, SD, is a tremendous place to live, work, and play. Our community offers an incredible cultural experience, abundant recreational amenities, sporting events, including NCAA Division I athletics, and a vibrant entertainment scene. Learn more about Brookings by visiting www.LiveInBrookings.com.

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