Associate Manufacturing- AML 14 Comp Preparation Area

Juncos, PR, US
Oct 19, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Are you looking for a meaningful new opportunity to test and growth your manufacturing processes' skills? We have an immediate need for an Associate Manufacturing to join AML's Formulation & Filling Organization. This is an outstanding opportunity to seek a variety of challenges and responsibilities in support to our manufacturing facility at Amgen Manufacturing Limited in Juncos, Puerto Rico.

The Role

Under general supervision, performs manufacturing processes for cleaning, sterilization and raw materials dispensing according to Standard Operating Procedures in a Formulation & Filling Facility in a Non Standard Shift operations.

  • Hands-on operations, set-up, clean, sanitize and prepare media and buffers per procedures
  • Perform and monitor critical processes
  • Execute routine validation protocols Follow GMP's Regularly draft and revise "routine" documents (e.g. MPs, SOP's, and technical reports).
  • Initiate Quality incidents Identify and recommend improvements related to routine functions and implement after approval
  • Basic troubleshooting
  • Recognize & accurately report problems Direct operators on critical processes
  • Assist in the review of documentation for assigned functions (e.g. equipment logs, routine area audits, batch records)
  • May train staff to perform hands-on tasks
  • May act as safety representative
  • May assist with system ownership responsibilities
Basic education & experience

Bachelor's degree

Beyond that you will also need:
  • Educational background in Life Sciences or Engineering
  • Experience in Formulation and Filling organization
  • Mechanical ability/expertise
  • Understand equipment/processes which leads to greater independent judgment
  • Basic statistical mathematical skills
  • Technical writing capability
  • GMP knowledge with ability to interpret & apply
  • Interaction and seek outside resources as needed
  • Understand methods for manufacturing area
  • Specific system/equipment skills
  • Basic project management skills

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.