3M Cumberland, Wisconsin
The mission of 3M Cumberland is to become the global center of manufacturing
excellence, maintaining an unrelenting customer focus with significant
improvements in cost, quality, service, and employee satisfaction.
- We are committed to providing a safe work environment for all employees and visitors. Safety is our number one value.
- Unrelenting focus on external customer expectations is essential. We believe we can only survive if our customers perceive us functioning in this manner.
- Empowering individuals closest to the process with knowledge and decision making capability enables us to function as a high performance manufacturing organization.
- Operational efficiency and effectiveness is crucial to our success and we strive for this by blending cross-functional work teams with manufacturing systems and principles best suited for our manufacturing operations.
- All employees are partners who are essential to the success of the business, and as such, are treated with openness and trust. This value is the cornerstone of our human resource strategy.
- Resources and time will be committed to continuous organization development, training and education to ensure that employees realize their full potential.
- Leadership within this organization will reflect and encourage all the above stated values as an essential element of all jobs and, ultimately, as a way of life within the manufacturing organization.
These values will be accomplished utilizing the guiding principles of Six
Sigma and Lean Manufacturing to achieve sustained continuous improvement.
We believe that we will be successful if we are relevant and effective for
our customers, and efficient and reliable for 3M.