Corporate Facilities Maintenance and Engineering Manager

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Nov 15, 2020
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
The Corporate Facilities and Engineering Manager will be responsible for providing Maintenance Subject Matter Expertise across Amgen sites. The role is part of the Facilities Center of Excellence (COE) team within the Global Facilities Operations (GFO) Group. The COE is a team of Subject Matter Experts (SME) that provides technical operations and maintenance expertise, technical reports, data analysis, metrics and project support. This position will focus on Maintenance Subject Matter Expertise for all types of Maintenance, Operations and Facility Services across multiple Amgen sites. On a daily basis this individual will work with different staff at a variety of management levels within the organization.

Responsibilities include:
  • Provide subject matter expertise for mechanical systems, for HVAC systems and Certification for HEPAs, Hoods and Cleanrooms.
  • System ownership for critical GMP systems including maintenance of system CAD drawings, GMP change control, development of maintenance plans and oversight of system performance.
  • Perform data extraction and analysis from the Amgen Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Work within GMP facilities including strong understanding of regulatory requirements related to facility systems in GMP areas.
  • Sharing Best Practices, and support for problem solving
  • Own and Manage multiple CMMS Job Plans
  • Own and manage multiple GMP Standards and support Documents
  • Managing and reporting the global network metrics at different levels in the organization

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Expertise with mechanical systems, HVAC systems, Certification for HEPAs, Hoods and Cleanrooms.
  • Facilities management knowledge - A good understanding of Facility Operations and Maintenance
  • Ability to lead a Global working team
  • Strong computer skills including advanced use of Microsoft office applications
  • Experience of industry Best Practices for mechanical maintenance
  • Experience with benchmarking
  • Ability to read and understand various CAD drawings including single line and P&ID drawings
  • Ability to translate and communicate detailed data analysis to all levels of the organization and staff with varying levels of knowledge and experience
  • Computerized Maintenance Management System, experience with Maximo would be a plus
  • Communication Skills - Ability to effectively communicate with a varied client base including maintenance groups, service providers, project team members and management
  • Presentation Skills - Ability to perform presentations to small and large groups
  • Process Improvement Skills - Working knowledge of continuous improvement and operational excellence methods and best practices
  • Leadership, project management and team building skills - Ability to lead projects and initiatives
  • Team Player - Ability to work collaboratively on various project teams
  • Strong time management, organizational skills and ability to manage multiple complex tasks
  • 5 years' experience in engineering and/or facilities management in a corporate environment.
  • Ability to effectively influence cross-functionally and across multiple levels of the organization.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

The position can also be located at other Amgen Sites in North America

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Facilities Engineering experience


Master's degree and 6 years of Facilities Engineering experience


Bachelor's degree or and 8 years of Facilities Engineering experience


Associate's degree and 10 years of Facilities Engineering experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Facilities Engineering experience

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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.