Manager Training & Development - Inspection and Packaging

Juncos, PR, US
Jan 18, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Are you looking for a meaningful new opportunity to test and growth your TRAINING & Development skills? We have an immediate need for a Manager Training and Development to join AML's 1 Inspection and Packaging 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

With supervision, manages and leads all aspects of the training operations that impact AML-1 Inspection & Packaging area. Ensures training/education programs and Manual Visual Inspection program are implemented to support business needs. Responsible for strategic business partnering with key clients and delivery of the training programs to client groups

Basic responsibilities but not limited to:

Level of management commensurate with scope and complexity of responsibility, number of direct reports, number of clients served, and complexity of projects:
  • Is the strategic business partner for training for the client management team.
  • Understands current business needs and proposes appropriate training solutions.
  • Establishes direction and priorities for the training group.
  • Responsible for successful implementation and training of cGMP compliance training.
  • Conduct needs analysis to clearly identify clients training needs
  • Participates actively on the corporate training management team to represent the client group at the corporate level and to successful implement corporate training strategy at the client level.
  • Responsible for effective delivery of local and corporate training programs (including but not limited to classroom, one-on-one and electronic delivery)
  • Effectively utilizes centralized resources to support curriculum design.
  • May be responsible for the design of effective training programs.
  • In partnership with curriculum designers, measures and evaluates efficiency of training programs.
  • Responsible for all training administration and logistics, including cGMP training documentation.
  • Effectively utilizes centralized resources to accomplish this responsibility including training tracking and reporting and oversight of training facilities, equipment and materials.
  • Manages and develops training staff.
  • May also work as individual contributor managing teams or projects.
  • Responsible for project management, prioritization and budget management.

Basic Education & Experience:

Doctorate degree

Master's degree & 3 years of training and curriculum design in GMP regulated environment

Bachelor's degree & 5 years of training and curriculum design in GMP regulated environment

Preferred Qualifications
  • Project management
  • Educational background in Life Sciences, Engineering, Industrial Psychology, Arts and / or Business Administration
  • Organizational skill, including ability to follow assignments through to completion.
  • Ability to lead and develop staff, and to delegate effectively
  • Team development and leadership skills
  • Skill and knowledge of and experience with training processes, curriculum management and adult learning theory
  • Detailed business knowledge.
  • Detailed knowledge of cGMP and other compliance regulations for areas of expertise.
  • Strong communication (both written and verbal in English and Spanish), facilitation, and presentation skills.
  • Strategic Planner
  • Partnering and influencing skills
  • Ability to interact successfully with senior management.
  • Ability to evaluate compliance risk.

The benefits

Our broad approach is one of the reasons why we are regularly recognized as a 'Best Place To Work'. We offer an outstanding benefits package that includes an award-winning retirement and stock plan. And between the paid time off, and wellness program - and on-site child care and fitness facilities - you will find us passionate about your well-being too.

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.