Talent Factory Undergrad Coops - Operations

Juncos, PR, US
Oct 05, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Amgen is looking for self-motivated individuals, with strong analytical skills, decision-making, and leadership attributes, willing to join a Biotechnology World Class Company under our University Relations Program.

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. We have several positions based in Juncos for Quality, Engineering, Process Development, Supply Chain, and Manufacturing departments. Amgen Manufacturing Limited is chosen one of the top 3 Best Employers in Puerto Rico. Candidates will be interviewed onsite, and those selected will start in January 2020.

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 in diverse language ability, educational levels and experiences



At least 3.20 GPA (General)

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

All individuals applying for an internship or a co-op assignment at Amgen need to meet the following criteria:

Have not graduated yet

Be pursuing an applicable degree or course of study


BSIE student who has completed the following courses: Work Measurement and Work Stations Design

Be enroll in school under a Coop program

Strong technical writing skills

Good interpersonal skills

Able to work with minimum supervision

Well Organized

Meet milestones and deliver high quality results

Enthusiastic about learning new concepts and work processes

Proficient in the following software: MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point

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.