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Posted April 4, 2013

Application Development Engineer

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Every day, one out of every four people around the world uses a 3M product. That's because every day at 3M, our employees have one thing in mind – to help customers succeed at home, in the workplace, on the go and around the world. Our employees have an uncanny ability to see customer needs and then meet them by drawing on 3M’s pool of technology.

Our talented employees are the primary drivers of our success. Every day they work our magic and put our customers' needs first. There's no time like the present to become a part of 3M's winning team.

We are seeking an Application Development Engineer to join our Mining division in Sudbury, Ontario

The Application Development Engineer will be responsible for, but not limited to the following specific duties:

  • Support implementation and commercialization initiatives of product development projects
  • Support internal and external product testing and coordinate large scale field trials
  • Assist in the implement of existing 3M products into mining industry
  • Assist in the development of new mining products based on current and future 3M technologies
  • Work with customers to determine unmet needs, evaluate possible 3M solutions
  • Work with sales and marketing personnel to analyze and prioritize product development opportunities
  • Work with sales and marketing personnel to generate technical documentation and product launch package

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Mining, mechanical or chemical engineer. P.Eng designation or ability to acquire P.Eng
  • 5+ years of experience working within the mining industry
  • Self-starter, ability to independently prioritize and seek out technical opportunities to grow sales
  • Experience working in above ground and underground mining applications
  • Ability to work with a variety of products with different technology platforms ( coatings, filtration, abrasives, fire protection, etc)
  • Experience providing technical support for internal and external customers
  • Experience leading or participating in new product development and commercialization
  • Training and presentation experience to small and large groups of people
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of people with different education and backgrounds (i.e. miners, engineers, CEOs)
  • Ability to understand industry trends and establish strategic direction of technical initiatives
  • Ability to work closely with sales, marketing and research personnel

Contact Information:

Chloe Lyons | Recruiter & Talent Acquisition Specialist
519-451-2500 ext. 2322