Associate Manufacturing

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

Live

What you will do

The Associate Manufacturing role will support operations at the A ML7-Drug Substance team as Associate Manufacturing to work primary in the 3rd shift, however support on non -standard shifts may be required. The AML-7 Facility is the home of outstanding, multi-product Drug Substance Manufacturing Operations. The facility highlights the combination of groundbreaking manufacturing sciences and process technology, sophisticated equipment engineering and automation, and a culture of opportunities integrating cross-functional teams from across the site with the goal of achieving being the best drug substance manufacturing facility in the world.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Support non-standard shifts organization (first, second, third, twelve hours and/or weekend shifts), as per business needs
  • Hands-on operations, set-up, clean in place, sterilize in place and execute cell culture operations or protein purification operations following written procedures
  • Prepare sampling equipment, analyze samples using sophisticated analytical equipment
  • Perform and supervise critical processes
  • Execute routine validation protocols
  • Follow GMP's in alignment with the compliance of the process
  • Identify and recommend improvements related to routine functions support implementation after approval
  • Basic troubleshooting
  • Recognize & accurately report problems
  • Assist in the review of documentation for assigned functions (e.g. equipment logs, routine area audits, batch records)
  • Interact directly with the Quality Unit
  • May train staff to perform hands-on tasks, act as safety representative, assist with system ownership responsibilities and interact with Process Development and Process Owner teams
  • Understand the big picture to be able to develop deviation documents, and craft more efficient methods and processes around the facility


Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Associate Manufacturing professional we seek is an individual contributor with these qualifications:

Bachelor's degree

Beyond that the additional preferred qualifications are:

Educational background in Life/Natural Science and/or Engineering
  • Minimal work experience in a manufacturing GMP regulated environment
  • Robust knowledge and proven successful track execution of Good Manufacturing Procedures.
  • Intermediate Mathematics and problem-solving skills.
  • 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).
  • 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 make adjustments to equipment.
  • Good documentation skills.
  • 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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Equal Opportunity Statement

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

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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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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