Undergraduate COOP - Industrial Engineer

Juncos, PR, US
Aug 10, 2019
Engineering, Science/R&D
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time


The Undergrad Coop will work closely with a multidisciplinary team at Quality Control Laboratories.

The Undergrad-COOP will apply the skills learned at the university in the pharmaceutical industry and learn new ones from hands on experience of work assignment. Key skills include but are not limited to: communication, planning, organization, problem solving, team-working, data monitoring etc. This role will work and/or support real projects under supervision and guidance of highly skilled professionals that will help student to gain practical experience in the pharmaceutical field. Selected candidate hire date will be September 2019.


  • Provide support to engineering staff as needed.
  • Work with other engineers by assisting with their day-to-day activities.
  • Work with a diverse group of cross - functional areas in the Quality Control Laboratories.
  • Assist the Continuous Improvement Leader with Projects in one or more areas including:
  • Analyze and resolve work problems, and assist workers in solving problems.
  • Design and implementation of Work Cells, Kanban, Standard Work and FIFO lane.
  • Data Interpretation
  • Conducts time studies.
  • Identify and recommend continuous improvement activities (using Lean techniques)
  • Communicate with people diverse in language ability, educational levels and experience



At least 3.00 GPA (General)

Be in the process of earning a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering
Have completed at least 3 year of college education
Be enrolled in university




  • BSIE student who has completed the following courses: Operations Research y Statistics
  • Be enroll in school under a Coop program
  • Computer technical writing skills, as well as use of Word, Excel, Office
  • Organizational skills, including ability to follow assignments through completion
  • Strong communication (both written and oral)
  • Organization and time management skills
  • English and Spanish proficiency


Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

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.