Associate Manufacturing - AML6 Upstream

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

You've earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you've worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared mission-to serve patients-drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world's leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.

Associate Manufacturing - AML6 Upstream

Multiple positions available.

Live

What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you seek a variety of challenges and responsibilities around our state-of-the-art Mammalian Cell Culture facility.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Preparing and operating operation-critical equipment.
  • Developing your experience with bioreactors, chromatography & filtration skids, buffer/media preparation, autoclave and part washer systems.
  • Involved in monitoring, sampling and testing, use pumps, sterile tube welders and aseptic connectors.
  • Document procedures and results.
  • Deep understanding of the big picture will be vital as you help to develop deviation documents.
  • Craft ever-more efficient methods and processes around the facility.
  • Support first, second, third, weekends and 12hrs non-standard shift structures including extended hours, as per business needs.


Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our outstanding contributions to serve patients. The Associate Manufacturing professional we seek is a hard-working individual contributor with these qualifications.

Bachelor's degree

Beyond that, the preferred qualifications are:
  • Educational background in Science, Mathematics, Statistics and/or Engineering
  • Manufacturing GMP regulated environment work experience in: Biotechnology industry at Upstream operations including Media Preparation, Hood Operations, Cell Culture and Harvest areas.
  • Knowledge in Pressure Tests, Cleaning in Place, Steam in Place and general equipment preparation.
  • Experience with in process testing using equipment such as: Blood Gas Analyzer, Osmometer, Cedex, NOVA Bioprofile, etc.
  • Robust knowledge and proven successful track execution of Good Manufacturing Procedures.
  • Proficient performing assembling disassembling, operating and understanding equipment per procedures.
  • Knowledge with basic computer operations, such as ability to navigate in MS Office, use email, and complete training using Computer Based Training (CBT).
  • Ability and willingness to work any shift in support of operations that may include 24/7.
  • Organization skills and talent to perform assignments with a high degree of attention to detail.
  • Capacity to follow written procedures, recognize and report malfunctions and adjustments to equipment.
  • Written and oral communication skills in English and Spanish.


Thrive

Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates' professional and personal growth and well-being.
  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey
  • A diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
  • Generous Total Rewards Plan-comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits-with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor


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Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States and Puerto Rico to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.

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