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Associate Manufacturing

Amgen
West Greenwich, RI 02817
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    122955510
Amgen

Job ID: R-103504
Location: West Greenwich, RI, US 02817

Purification B shift, 7:00am - 7:00pm

Amgen Rhode Island (ARI) is a large-scale mammalian cell biotech manufacturing plant that produces multiple commercial and clinical products. We are looking for candidates who, under general supervision, will be responsible for supporting GMP operations in the Purification manufacturing organization.

The on-boarding phase for this role will last 2-8 weeks, during which time successful incumbents will be on an administrative schedule (Monday through Friday, approximately 8am to 5pm). Following the on-boarding phase, the successful incumbent will be expected to join a shift team working a 12-hour shift. The shift pattern will be 7AM-7PM with a two-week rotation covering 7 days per week. The rotating shift offers several benefits, with an average of 14 days on shift per month with every other weekend off. In addition, any Sundays worked receive Premium pay.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • OR
  • Associate's degree and 4 years of Manufacturing or Operations experience
  • OR
  • High School diploma/GED and 6 years of Manufacturing or Operations experience


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering
  • Knowledge of large-scale biotechnology operations such as purification, cell culture, aseptic processing, etc.
  • 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
  • Demonstrated technical writing capability
  • Able to demonstrate project management skills and presentation skills
  • Ability to understand, apply and evaluate basic chemistry, biology and physical principles
  • Basic troubleshooting skills on production equipment
  • Experience with lab equipment/testing
  • Contribute to the culture of safety and quality by participating in and leading team safety and quality initiatives.
  • Understand and contribute to the team's Lean Manufacturing goals and objectives by identifying improvement opportunities and implementing solutions.
  • Work with diverse teams.
  • Escalate issues appropriately.
  • Ownership of corrective and preventative action and non-conformance records.


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 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.

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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.



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Posted: 2020-08-26 Expires: 2020-09-27

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