Amgen

Manufacturing Process Technician

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Jul 17, 2019
Ref
R-79075
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Under general supervision, the Manufacturing Process Technician will routinely perform simple to moderately-complex processes according to Standard Operating Procedure and Batch Records. Generally, this will include all aspects associated with bulk manufacturing in aseptic and non-aseptic environments.

Responsibilities:
  • Equipment and parts cleaning using automated methods and equipment
  • Assembly, disassembly, cleaning, and steaming of portable and stationary tanks and equipment
  • Operation and process monitoring of clean systems, autoclaves, and processing equipment
  • Sample collection, processing, storage and delivery
  • Solution preparation and transfer
  • Strict adherence to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP's), responsible to accurately complete process-associated documentation, make calculations and perform the physical tasks associated with bulk manufacturing and other duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:

Associate degree and 2 years of Manufacturing or Operations experience

OR

2 years in a technical school setting with hands-on experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 4 years of Manufacturing or Operations experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 1+ plus years of experience in a GMP/ other regulated environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of GMP principles.
  • Ability to assemble, disassemble, operate and understand simple to moderately complex equipment per procedures.
  • Basic understanding of measurements, calculations and the metric system
  • Ability to work effectively in an individual and team setting.
  • Ability to document process tasks in electronic batch records.
  • Coachable, ability to take coaching/critique and show measurable improvement.
  • Capacity to follow written procedures, recognize and report discrepancies and errors.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to perform assignments with a high degree of focus and attention to detail.


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.