3M 3M Dental Setup Technician (Maplewood, MN) in Maplewood, Minnesota

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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Dental Setup Technician for the Health Care Business Group – Oral Care Solutions Division 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 Dental Setup Technician will be a member of the 3M Oral Care Solutions Division digital manufacturing technology team.

The ideal candidate will be energetic, eager to exceed expectations and produce high quality case setups within the digital workflow. Specifically, the Dental Setup Technician will process 3D digital files and utilize clinical knowledge to perform digital treatment setups for orthodontic and dental appliances.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for daily digital scan data processing and orthodontic digital set-ups for treatment with removable and/or fixed appliances.

  • Providing daily support for Customer Service, Clinical Technical support teams and digital modification requests with dental professionals.

  • Communication with the customer (dentists, orthodontists) may be required.

  • Performing miscellaneous duties as required by supervision.

  • May be required to assist in training of co-workers on an as needed basis.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate’s/Two Year Technical degree or higher from an accredited institution OR High School Diploma/GED or higher from an accredited institution and one (1) combined year of experience and/or a diploma from an accredited institution in the dental and/or orthodontic field in lieu of the Associate’s degree education requirement

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience with Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Dental knowledge with experience in a dental/orthodontic lab or office with hands-on experience and knowledge of tooth anatomy, function and occlusion

  • Certified Dental Technician (CDT) or advanced training in dental lab technology

  • Experience with dental CADCAM software and/or graphic design software

  • Experience in a medical device environment

  • Experience with custom manufacturing driven by digital technologies and/or software

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Location: Maplewood, MN

Travel: Up to 5% domestic/international

Relocation: Is not authorized

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

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