3M Overview

  • www.3m.com
  • Saint Paul, MN
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1902
  • Company - Public (MMM)
  • Miscellaneous Manufacturing
  • $10+ billion (USD)

At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. As one of the world’s leading companies, we have the best and brightest working to advance more than their own career. They're working to advance the entire world.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2018(#60)

Top CEOs: 2019(#45)

Company Updates

April 13, 2021
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As part of our overall commitment to creating greater equity in our communities, business practices and workplaces, 3M is setting a new global, education-focused goal. The company will advance economic equity by creating five million unique STEM and Skilled Trades learning experiences for underrepresented individuals by the end of 2025. “As a global science, technology and manufacturing company that operates across an incredible number of industries, 3M has the unique capability and opportunity to introduce all people to STEM and trades skills careers,” said Vice President of Community Relations, Michael Stroik. “That introduction can start with an experience that gives someone a peek of what could be or fully opens their mind to a path of opportunities they may or may not have ever been thought about. We want to be the catalyst to that spark, five million times over.”
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3M sets new STEM goal to empower underrepresented individuals
March 5, 2021
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3M women are stepping up and making a difference during the pandemic all while taking on their normal everyday responsibilities. Find out how five 3Mers are managing their work-life balance one year into the pandemic.
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How 3M is supporting women at all levels during the pandemic

3M Reviews

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"Great Company"

Mar 6, 2021 - Advanced Product Development Specialist in Saint Paul, MN
Positive Outlook


Awesome collaboration, access to market oportunities through 40+ divisions and to 100s of technology platforms keeps inocation and new product pipeline strong. There is no better place to work as an


It's inner networking is so strong that newcomers can feel like outsiders for a while.

Advice to Management

Increase investment and risk tolerance for building new tech and manufacturing infrastructure.
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Diversity & Inclusion at 3M

(337 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Here, you’ll discover an inclusive culture and have the chance to collaborate with other curious, creative minds. We work to reflect the diversity of our global customers, suppliers and channel partners, and build on each individual employee’s abilities and backgrounds.

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3M Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online46%
Campus Recruiting25%

  1. IT Manager Interview

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    Difficult Interview


    The interview process involves interviews with the hiring manager, HR Head, and General Manager. The hiring manager probes if you have right skills for the role, while the HR and General Manager evaluates if you are fit to the culture of the company.

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3M Awards & Accolades

  • Best Workplaces™ for Giving BackGreat Place to Work®2019
  • Forbes' Most Reputable CompaniesForbes2018
  • Canada's Top 100 EmployersCanada's Top 100 Employers2019
  • Best Places to Work in CanadaGreat Place to Work®2019
  • Best Places to Work in CanadaBest Workplaces2018

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

  • Registered Apprenticeships

    Offers federal/state recognized on-the-job training program(s)

Popular Careers with 3M Job Seekers

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