Manager Quality, Operations (2nd Shift)
- New Albany, OH
- Start date
- Mar 13, 2023
- Manufacturing & Production, Operations, Quality
- Required Education
- High School or equivalent
- Position Type
- Full time
- Best Places to Work
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
Youve worked hard to become the professional you are today and are now ready to take the next step in your career. How will you put your skills, experience and passion to work toward your goals? At Amgen, our shared missionto serve patientsdrives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the worlds leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Come do your best work alongside other innovative, driven professionals in this meaningful role.
Manager Quality, Operations
IMPORTANT: This role is a 2nd shift work schedule and requires local presence at the New Albany site near Columbus, Ohio.Live
What you will do
Lets do this! Lets change the world! In this vital role you will be managing the Plant Quality Assurance (PQA) team, responsible to oversee the assembly and packaging operations. A key aspect of this role is to ensure quality and compliance to GMP regulations for all assembly and packaging operations.
The Manager PQA will play a key role in the Quality Assurance team, focused on building a strong PQA team and establishing efficient Plant Quality processes. The PQA team oversees quality of manufacturing operations (assembly and packaging) and is responsible for batch disposition of the produced Finished Drug Product at the site. Your team will work closely with the manufacturing team to assure product is produced according to quality standards and in alignment with the regulatory filing. The team assures the Finished Drug Product is dispositioned in a timely manner to supply every patient every time.
You will support all activities for the set-up of the new assembly and packaging area, working closely with manufacturing to define production processes using a risk-based approach. You will build and supervise an impactful PQA team supporting manufacturing in a shift structure that may include second, third and/or weekend as a normal schedule.
Own the realization of operational activities for PQA while providing technical expertise/guidance to the staff and ensuring Finished Drug Product is dispositioned in a timely manner; handle daily operations in relation to planning and management of the team and their tasks.
Responsible for selection, training, evaluation, staff relations and development of staff. Interacts with management in optimizing organizational structure and responsibilities.
Provide oversight of the QMS process implementation applied in manufacturing, including deviation management, CAPAs, work-orders and change controls.
Interact with Manufacturing, Process Development and other stakeholders for escalated cases of deviations related to process, equipment or materials.
Ensure that all operations follow applicable regulations and Amgen requirements relating to Good Manufacturing Practices, Good Documentation Practices, Safety, and other controls.
Own and review related SOPs, methods, protocols and reports. Provide training and oversight for staff.
Support and represent PQA during audits and inspections; may directly interact with regulatory agencies during on-site inspections.
Provide project management support, leading efforts to drive timely achievement of tasks and develop strategies for equipment implementation. Drive Lean Transformation and Operational Excellence initiatives.
What we expect of you
We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The dynamic professional we seek is an employee with these qualifications.
Masters degree and 3 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device or biotechnology industry
Bachelors degree and 5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device or biotechnology industry
Associates degree and 10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device or biotechnology industry
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device or biotechnology industry
Previous managerial experience directly managing people and/or experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources
Educational background in life sciences or equivalent
Strong in managerial skills, coaching, mentoring and counseling
Experience in a GMP controlled environment
Familiarity with equipment commissioning and qualification activities
Affinity with digital innovation and data sciences
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to work in a team matrix environment and build relationships with partners
Ability to complete tasks autonomously, problem solve and provide updates to senior management, and identifying potential issues
Strong organizational skills, including ability to follow assignments through to completion
What you can expect of us
As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates professional and personal growth and well-being.
The annual base salary range for this opportunity in the U.S. is $110,575-$136,766.
In addition to the base salary, Amgen offers a Total Rewards Plan comprising health and welfare plans for staff and eligible dependents, financial plans with opportunities to save towards retirement or other goals, work/life balance, and career development opportunities including:
Comprehensive employee benefits package, including a Retirement and Savings Plan with generous company contributions, group medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.
A discretionary annual bonus program, or for field sales representatives, a sales-based incentive plan
Stock-based long-term incentives
Award-winning time-off plans and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns
Flexible work models, including remote work arrangements, where possible
for a career that defies imagination
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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 cancers, 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.
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.
We are all different, yet we have this in common: our mission to serve patients. This sense of shared purpose is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. It guides us as we continue to launch new medicines and reach millions of patients worldwide.
We live the mission.
We win together.
We thrive on continual challenge.
Our team of 22,000+ scientists and professionals worldwide bring distinct perspectives and experiences to all we do. We leverage our global talent to achieve together—to research, manufacture and deliver ever-better products and greater depth to our mission.
At Amgen, there is a strong correlation between our high level of diversity and performance. Because addressing issues with a wider range of perspectives and approaches leads to more creative problem-solving. Together, we’re transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health.
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