Amgen

Talent Factory Undergrad Coops

Employer
Amgen
Location
Juncos, PR, US
Posted
Nov 21, 2020
Ref
R-105417
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Are you looking for a challenging new opportunity to test and growth your scientific / engineering skills? We have an immediate need for 7 Undergrad Coops to join a Biotechnology World Class Company under our University Relations Program on January 2021. This is an exceptional opportunity to take on a variety of challenges and responsibilities in support to the various departments at Amgen Manufacturing Limited in Juncos, Puerto Rico.

The role

Amgen is looking for self-motivated individuals, with strong analytical skills, decision-making, and leadership attributes for Quality, Process Development, Supply Chain, and Manufacturing departments. Amgen Manufacturing Limited is chosen one of the top 3 Best Employers in Puerto Rico.

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 diverse in language ability, educational levels and experiences


Basic skills and education needed
  • 3.20 of GPA (General)
  • Be in the process of earning a bachelor's degree in Industrial, Biomedical, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical Engineering or Life Science (Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry).
  • Have completed at least 3 year of college education
  • Be enrolled in university
Beyond that, the preferred qualifications are:
  • Availability to join us up to a 1-year assignment
  • Bilingual (English / Spanish)
  • BSIE student who has completed the following courses: Work Measurement and Work Stations Design
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Able to work with minimum supervision
  • Well Organized
  • Meet milestones and deliver high quality results
  • Passionate about learning new concepts and work processes
  • Proficient in the following software: MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point


Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses 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.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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.