21 days old

Sr. Associate Scheduler

Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777
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Job ID: R-104011
Location: Juncos, PR, US 00777


Under general supervision the Sr Associate Plant Scheduler ensures that the plant schedule accurately reflects production activities in the facility, ensures that raw materials are available for processing, and coordinates lot disposition activities.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate windows for work orders execution ensuring PMs are executed within designated timelines to avoid impact to production.
  • Build process orders in SAP and verified raw material expiration date.
  • Lead plant inventory including multi-lot items.
  • Coordinate lot disposition activities between Mfg, PPIC, and QA.
  • Serve as primary interface between Area Manufacturing & PPIC for raw materials.
  • Coordinate raw material returns/scraps and perform related SAP transactions.
  • Lead SAP Routings and Manufacturing Bills of Materials.
  • Coordinate product delivery/pick up.
  • Maintain late/emergency work order database; show reduction in emergency raw material requests.
  • Communicate frozen window changes and track changes within database.
  • Maintain excellent communication with production and support staff. Use credibility and process. knowledge to influence solutions to scheduling constraints.
  • Facilitate weekly operations meeting with manufacturing management and cross-functional management representatives. Ops meeting to serve as the primary forum to communicate upcoming production activities, reviewing action items, elevate production scheduling issues, and coordinate lot disposition activities.
  • Solicit feedback from clients and team members to constantly improve plant scheduling activities.
  • Provide emergency scheduling solutions due to production related issues.
  • Proactively communicate scheduling errors and issues - provide implement able solutions.
  • Serve as the implementation lead for plant scheduling activities of new products.
  • Facilitate NPI raw material sub-team meetings for the creation of new BOMs for production.
  • Supervise, analyze and report monthly plant scheduling metrics on schedule adherence, raw material emergencies, and root cause analysis.
  • Attends or leads meetings and support extended hours and/or non-standard shifts, as per business needs.


Master's degree


Bachelor's degree & 2 years of scheduling and/or planning experience in GMP regulated industry

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Educational background/discipline in Industrial Engineering, Business Administration or Science Field
  • Scheduling and/or planning experience
  • Flexibility to support different work schedules (Non Standard Shift)
  • Knowledge of SAP system
  • Experience working with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills in English and Spanish
  • Strong presentation and organizational skills
  • Conflict management and negotiation skills
  • Experience working with Project and Virtec (Symphony)

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.

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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.

Posted: 2020-09-02 Expires: 2020-10-03

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