Manufacturing Associate

West Greenwich, RI
May 21, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

Shift Schedule: C Shift, 7p-7am rotating nights

Under general supervision, employee will perform operations in the Perfusion, Production and Harvest (PPH) area. Operations will be performed according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Employee will perform and monitor critical processes, execute routine validation protocols, and regularly draft and revise documents such as Batch Records, SOPs, and technical reports. Perform basic troubleshooting and assist in the review of documentation for assigned functions. May participate on cross-functional teams and represent PPH group. Employee may also have the responsibility of owning NC/CAPAs. May identify, recommend, and implement improvements related to routine functions.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors degree OR

Associates degree and 4 years of Manufacturing and / or Operations experience OR

High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Manufacturing and / or Operations experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of cell culture operations and bioreactors

Knowledge of analytical equipment and computers

CFR and Regulatory knowledge

Mechanical ability/expertise

Basic statistical mathematical skills

Ability to interpret and apply GMP knowledge

Understanding of analytical methods for manufacturing area

Ability to demonstrate technical writing capability

Ability to understand, apply and evaluate basic chemistry, biology and physical principles

Basic troubleshooting skills on process equipment

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 peoples lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the worlds 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.