Talent Factory Undergrad Co-Op Operations

Job Description

Are you looking for a challenging new opportunity to test and growth your scientific / engineering skills? We have an immediate need for 7 Undergrad Coops to join a Biotechnology World Class Company under our University Relations Program on January 2022. This is an exceptional opportunity to take on a variety of challenges and responsibilities in support to the various departments at Amgen Manufacturing Limited in Juncos, Puerto Rico.

The role

Amgen is looking for self-motivated individuals, with strong analytical skills, decision-making, and leadership attributes for Process Development, Facilities & Engineering, and Manufacturing departments. Amgen Manufacturing Limited is chosen one of the top 3 Best Employers in Puerto Rico.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Evaluation of the historical and current data
  • Define/develop standard works (protocols/procedures) for specific tasks
  • Prepare project justification
  • Meeting coordination with interdepartmental groups for agreement on path forward
  • Identify efficiency opportunities
  • Coordinate procedures revision and approval
  • Provide training on new/revise procedure steps
  • Communicate with people diverse in language ability, educational levels and experiences

Basic skills and education needed

  • 3.20 of GPA (General)
  • Be in the process of earning a bachelor's degree in Industrial, Biomedical, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical Engineering or Life Science (Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry).
  • Have completed at least 3 year of college education
  • Be enrolled in university

Beyond that, the preferred qualifications are:

  • Availability to join us up to a 1-year assignment
  • Bilingual (English / Spanish)
  • BSIE student who has completed the following courses: Work Measurement and Work Stations Design
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Able to work with minimum supervision
  • Well Organized
  • Meet milestones and deliver high quality results
  • Passionate about learning new concepts and work processes
  • Proficient in the following software: MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided 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 accommodation.

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.