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We are a diversified technology company that prides itself on innovation. This innovation enables us to create new technologies to help make the world a safer and healthier place.

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Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

To find out more about our organisation please visit:
www.careers.3M.co.uk

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3M has 89,000 employees and over 55,000 products.
On average you are likely to come into contact with a 3M product or technology 100 times every day.
3M has invested more than $7 billion in R&D over the past 5 years.
All 3M employees can spend 15 per cent of their time working on independent projects.
3M has over 50,000 issued or pending patents.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities

Looking for answers: clean water

August 15, 2016  By Sue Casement/3M Storyteller When you turn on your faucet, you expect clear, drinkable water to come gushing out. For some, the water isn’t drinkable, or there isn’t even a faucet. That clean rush of water would be a great luxury to 780 million people who, according to the United Nations, don’t have access to clean water. In fact, if the entire world lived like the average European or North American, we would need to have 3.5 times the water on Earth...

Jack Williams

Software, Electronics, and Hard-goods Laboratory

"If like me, you’re the type of person who learns best by doing, and is willing to get stuck into every opportunity that comes around, you will leave 3M twice the engineer as you were when you joined."

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John Alimi

Design Placement Student

"I work within the Hardgoods team and I have been involved in various exciting projects. I have been involved in the optimisation of a test device which involves redesigning and 3D printing."

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David Draper

Senior Manufacturing Technology Engineer

"Since returning to 3M (after my industrial placement) in 2010, I have completed the ‘O2’ Optimised Operations Engineer Graduate programme. This involved two placements!"

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Samantha Mcilroy

Advanced Manufacturing Technology Engineer

"I have worked on various different products on different sites improving the efficiency of the processes that manufacture them."

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