3M

Building on our long-standing leadership in environmental stewardship and commitment to customer-inspired innovation, we are focusing our Sustainability strategy on overcoming the global challenges that serve as barriers to improving every life. This means addressing challenges like energy availability and security, raw material scarcity, human health and safety, education and development, while keeping our vision for growth in mind.Sustainability Report

3M Maplewood, Minnesota, USA
Sep 25, 2018
Full time
Position Description 3M is seeking an experienced Sustainability Leader for the Electronics and Energy Business Group  located in Maplewood, MN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.  Here, you go. Job Summary : An exciting opportunity awaits a passionate and inspired leader to assume a leadership role in driving 3M and EEBG growth via Sustainability.  This position will require collaborating across the business group and corporation to drive new growth by building a strong new product pipeline and establishing effective product positioning for Sustainability differentiation. The successful candidate will have the responsibility for integrating Sustainability into EEBG’s new product introduction process and will manage data and processes related to sustainable products. For additional information, please visit:   3M Sustainability This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career. Primary Responsibilities   include but are not limited to the following: Identify opportunities that cross businesses or lie outside existing businesses to develop and market sustainable products; work with the laboratory and business leaders to evaluate and implement those opportunities in specific new product plans. Drive EEBG Sustainability strategy, roadmap and priority actions. To the degree possible, monetize the strategy. Manage new product sustainability evaluation process and reporting. This includes training new product development teams on the process as well as managing the evolution of the criteria and reporting system. Drive development of business sustainability tools and approaches for business capacity building. Identify and build best practice sharing and continuous improvement processes for Sustainable business development across the Business Group focusing on product commercialization. Track and report EEBG Sustainability results to senior leadership Represent EEBG Sustainability to internal and external stakeholders Collaborate across EEBG organizations to identify, characterize, and prepare to serve evolving strategic market segments, including leading Business-Group wide strategic market roadmapping activities. Basic Qualifications: Possess a bachelor’s degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution Minimum ten (10) years of experience in a private, public, government or military environment in one or more of the following areas: strategic business development, global product commercialization, new product introduction, new technology introduction, project management, manufacturing technology, product development, quality, and/or research laboratory Preferred Qualifications: Advanced technical degree (Masters, Doctorate or Post Doctorate) in a science or engineering discipline. Business acumen as demonstrated by Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) or equivalent experience. Minimum five (5) years sustainability experience Experience participating in and leading cross-functional teams Skills include product and technology development, customer application engineering, global experience Strong process and statistical thinking approach.  Six Sigma experience a benefit Strong key account/customer experience directly engaging with VOC and insights related activity Strong technical capabilities combined with a strong technical network Strong ability to engage and influence divisional (marketing/technical) personnel International experience and network in high growth regions of the world preferred Advanced organizational and motivational skills to help guide new product exploration teams Open and collaborative style partnering with key stakeholders Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
3M Maplewood, MN
Sep 15, 2018
Full time
Position Description 3M is seeking a Senior Environmental Engineer/Scientist for 3M’s Environmental Operations located in Maplewood, MN. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.  Here, you go. Job Summary : The person hired for the position of   Senior Environmental Engineer/Scientist   will   lead environmental construction and operating permitting projects and serve as a Business Group Contact to provide environmental compliance support to 3M facilities and divisions across the U.S. and globally. For additional business group/division/product information, please visit:  https://tinyurl.com/y83mw4kz     This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career. Primary Responsibilities   include but are not limited to the following: Compliance duties include: Analyze U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), state and local regulations to determine applicability and/or permit implications, identify facility-specific compliance requirements, and facilitate implementation. Coordinate necessary actions to prepare and submit environmental permit applications including (but not limited to) emissions calculations, emission source characterization, and analysis of air dispersion modeling results. Identify strategic flexible permit provisions based on current and future plans for operations and legal requirements. Negotiate permit terms with agency staff and obtain environmental permits in a timely manner for 3M operations. Document environmental compliance requirements, communicate to facilities and provide support to those facilities to develop strategies and systems to maximize operational flexibility and ensure compliance. Develop and maintain relationships with relevant agency staff and engage as appropriate to resolve ambiguities or non-compliance with regulations or permits. Advise management of gaps and improvement opportunities in permit management process. Business Group Contact duties include: Serve as key point of contact for all environmental issues and questions originating from assigned Divisions or manufacturing sites. Lead environmental communications on a Business level, which typically include but are not limited to Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Planning activities of the Business, capital project forecasting, and compliance resolution. Provide guidance to Business on corporate goals/environmental metrics, and coordinate the sharing of best practices Assist facilities with corporate initiatives, audits, inspections and external engagement activities Serve as a team member for internal environmental audits. Basic Qualifications: Possess a Bachelor's degree or higher in a science or engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution Minimum seven (7) years of combined experience in the field of environmental permitting and/or regulatory compliance as it applies to air, water, and/or waste in a private, public, government or military environment Minimum five (5) years of experience working directly with U.S. EPA Clean Air Act (CAA) regulations Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or higher in Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline from an accredited institution Minimum five (5) years of experience interpreting and managing U.S. environmental industrial regulatory compliance High attention to detail, with process-oriented view and ability to document conclusions clearly and concisely Strong interpersonal skills and ability to maintain good working relations with clients Ability to communicate with varying levels and functions within the organization as well as in one-on-one, small groups, and large audience settings  Minimum of six (6) year experience with project management and prioritization skills Demonstrated self-starter with the ability to multi-task. Minimum of one (1) year of Lean Six Sigma or Continuous Improvement experience Demonstrated ability to develop into a new position via acceptance of coaching, mentoring and networking to strengthen knowledge and expertise Experience managing air permitting projects involving New Source Review (NSR)/Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD), New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) and National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) regulations Experience interpreting state-specific air permitting regulations (several states a distinct plus) Ability to understand and apply analytical and statistics tools Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
3M Austin, TX, USA
Sep 15, 2018
Full time
Position Description 3M is seeking an Advanced Environmental Engineer for the Facilities and Services Group  located in Austin, TX.  At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.  Here, you go. Job Summary : The person hired for this position will assist in the coordination and completion of site EHS compliance objectives, while using   engineering/scientific   concepts, procedures, standards, regulatory and industry awareness to identify and resolve EHS issues.  This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career. Primary Responsibilities   include but are not limited to the following: Providing leadership for Austin Center’s environmental program by assuring compliance with regulatory and 3M requirements through applicability determination and program development, preparation and submittal of written reports and fees, ensuring accuracy of written programs and plans, employee training and directing site air/waste/wastewater activities. Assisting with establishment and implementation of the site’s EHS Management Plan by ensuring EHS program alignment with 3M’s Global Environmental Management self-assessment (GEMSA), 3M’s Global Safety and Health Plan (GSHP) self-assessment and local regulatory requirements. Providing environmental expertise and oversight to Austin operations through involvement in hazard reviews, inspections, incident investigations, management of change, training and sitewide committees and teams. Acting as facility representative during local, state and federal agency inspections. Applying scientific, engineering principles and regulatory interpretation to drive EHS risk reduction efforts and compliance activities for continuous EHS improvement. Completing internal and external EHS compliance reports and analyze data to report trends.  Tracking and documenting environmental permit applicability and compliance through use of 3M’s CAMMS system. Leads/participates in Lean Six Sigma Green Belt projects related to EHS improvement processes. Supporting site-wide EHS programs, systems, and processes. Other duties as assigned. Basic Qualifications: Possess a Bachelor’s degree in a science or engineering discipline from an accredited institution Minimum of   two (2) years of combined experience in Environmental Engineering and/or Environmental Science   in a   private, public, government or military environment Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Texas and federal EHS regulations (e.g, OSHA, EPA, TCEQ, etc.) Experience in implementing environmental programs  (e.g. waste minimization and pollution prevention, air/waste/wastewater compliance, emergency response, management of change) Knowledge of Environmental Regulations and Requirements (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act/RCRA, Clean Air Act/Title V, Clean Water Act/NPDES, Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act/EPCRA, etc.) Experience with auditing environmental programs and performing workplace inspections Self-directed, detail oriented, good interpersonal, communication, prioritization, and organizational skills Ability to analyze data, identify trends, and summarize recommendations Experience in Lean Six Sigma Proficient in Microsoft Office Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com