Undergrad Intern - OPS (Engineering)

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Mar 22, 2019
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Amgen's 10 - 12 week internship program offers meaningful project experiences that impact patient's lives. This internship provides the opportunity for executive and social networking events and to participate in community volunteer projects while providing a competitive compensation.

Relocation in the form of a miscellaneous allowance will be provided for eligible candidates.

Amgen is seeking an Engineering Intern to join the Engineering organization. Engineering is part of Amgen's Operations organization but provides support across the entire company. Engineering contributes the technical expertise necessary to plan, build, operate,

maintain, and continuously improve the physical assets that enable Amgen to attain its mission.

In addition, Engineering plays a key role in supporting and enhancing Amgen's reputation as a leader in science and technology, creating value through innovation, integrity and continuous


Position Responsibilities

The Engineering Intern will support the organization in the following ways depending on the projects selected:
  • Provide engineering support on capital construction projects including: equipment specification, selection, responses to RFIs, design reviews, instrument calibration planning, resolving technical issues and conflicts, and supporting overall project objectives.
  • Use data analytics and continuous improvement tools to provide direct input into Engineering's processes and improvement initiatives.
  • Drive significant, positive, and lasting impact on the cycle time, labor intensiveness, quality and variability of key processes.

Basic Qualifications

Amgen requires that all individuals applying for an undergraduate internship or an undergraduate co-op assignment at Amgen must meet the following criteria:

18 years or older

Currently enrolled in a full time Bachelor's Degree program from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent

Completion of one year of study from an accredited college or university prior to the internship commencing

Enrolled in a full time Bachelor's degree program following the potential internship or co-op assignment with an accredited college or university

Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

Preferred Qualifications

Degree concentration(s) in Engineering, Life Science, or related field

Understanding of general Engineering concepts and functions such as Mechanical, Electrical, or Structural engineering, maintenance, construction.

Strong communication skills

Ability to effectively communicate with varied client base, including all Engineering functions, project teams and management

Experience using databases, data queries, data analysis and data visualization tools

Experience using Engineering concepts on improvement projects

Demonstrated knowledge/experience of Continuous Improvement methodologies and tools

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