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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. A quarter of the world's population use our products in some way, shape or form. That's 1.7 billion people! In fact, on average, one of us will come into...

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  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
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  • Sciences/Maths

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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.

Placements / Internships (4)

Graduate Opportunities

The E-Car Revolution Has Arrived

September 26, 2016  By Kevin Hoffman/3M Storyteller Analysts forecast that the number of electric vehicles on the road will surpass 10 million by the year 2020. That’s compared to 180,000 in 2012, according to the International Energy Agency. Both Europe and China are expected to be the fastest growing markets. The trend is driven in large part by a desire to cut down on pollution – globally, transportation accounts for about 15 percent of man-made carbon dioxide....

James Cavalot

Graduate Optimised Operations (O2) Engineer

"3M provide the perfect opportunity to have an incredibly diverse career while remaining with a single company!"

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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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What you see before you look

August 22, 2016  By Kevin Hoffman/3M Storyteller It happens before you even notice. Your eye fixates on certain visual cues before your brain is even consciously aware of it. What your eye is drawn to is the product of evolution. For example, the eye is naturally drawn to faces, so the brain can then evaluate whether it’s friend or foe. For most of human history, pre-attentive processing has been a bit of a black box. Now we are able to peer inside thanks to Visual Attention...

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...