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Associate Quality Control - Third Shift

Amgen
Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777
  • Job Code
    115601440
Amgen

Job ID: R-88124
Location: Juncos, PR, US 00777

Are you looking for a meaningful new opportunity to test and grow your laboratory analyst skills? We have an immediate need for an Associate QC to join Amgen's AML 's Quality Control team. This is an outstanding opportunity to seek a variety of challenges and responsibilities in support to our capital projects portfolio in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities at Amgen Manufacturing Limited in Juncos, Puerto Rico.

The Role

The Associate Quality Control under general supervision will be responsible for one or more of the following activities in Quality Control including analytical testing, characterization, method development, and sample and data management. This role is crucial for Amgen's success and it will be a key contributor in the Quality Control area supporting a Third shift operation that may include weekend shifts.

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform routine laboratory procedures
  • May perform aseptic aliquoting, sampling and analysis for compendium and non-compendium methods
  • May perform non-routine lab procedures under close supervision
  • Perform or review one or more of the following: sample testing, standards preparation and testing procedures, compendium and non-compendium test methods, environmental monitoring, reagents and solutions preparation, sample management and equipment maintenance
  • Prepare complete, accurate, concise laboratory documentation
  • Data entry, review, analysis and communication of results
  • Perform general lab housekeeping
  • Maintain/operate specialized equipment
  • Participate in the document revision process
  • Follow safety guidelines, cGMPs and other applicable regulatory requirements
  • May participate in lab investigations/ audits
  • Maintain training proficiency
  • May approve lab results
  • Knowledge of basic principles, methods and practices of technical/ scientific field
  • Typically obtained through formal study
  • General knowledge of procedures and activities within own work area
  • Ability to relate day-to-day work to business priorities
  • General understanding of industry practice and standards
  • Applies broad-based research, information gathering and analytical skills to factual information
  • Selects appropriate alternatives from defined options
  • Collects required documentation/raw data; verifies conformance of documents
  • Assess accuracy of detailed information
  • Tracks, maintains and produces regular work products
  • Ability to identify roadblocks to task completion and effectively brings them to line managers for resolution
  • Works under general direction, seeks assistance as needed
  • Completes work in accordance with established procedures and practices within field of technical/scientific knowledge
  • Establish approaches for completing assignments
  • Work requires consistent exercise of discretion and independent judgment
  • Works with team to support achievement of project milestones
  • Contributes to own work group/team through quality and accuracy of own output
  • Builds productive internal/external relationships


Education/licenses

Bachelor's degree

Preferred qualifications

  • Educational background in Life Science (Microbiology, Medical Technology and/or Biology)
  • Industry laboratory experience
  • Availability for Third Shift
  • Ability to understand, apply, and evaluate basic chemistry, biology, physical principles and mathematics
  • Ability to adhere to regulatory requirements, written procedures and safety guidelines
  • Ability to evaluate documentation/data according to company and regulatory guidelines
  • Ability to organize work, handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Proven written and oral communication skills in English and Spanish
  • Technical writing capabilities
  • Presentation capabilities
  • Detail oriented
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and requirements
  • General understanding of Amgen products and Quality Control operations
  • Ability to interact with inspectors (internal and external)


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.

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.

PI115601440

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-88124<br/><b>Location: </b>Juncos, PR, US 00777<br/><br/>Are you looking for a meaningful new opportunity to test and grow your laboratory analyst skills? We have an immediate need for an Associate QC to join Amgen's AML 's Quality Control team. This is an outstanding opportunity to seek a variety of challenges and responsibilities in support to our capital projects portfolio in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities at Amgen Manufacturing Limited in Juncos, Puerto Rico.<br><br><b>The Role</b><br><br>The Associate Quality Control under general supervision will be responsible for one or more of the following activities in Quality Control including analytical testing, characterization, method development, and sample and data management. This role is crucial for Amgen's success and it will be a key contributor in the Quality Control area supporting a Third shift operation that may include weekend shifts.<br><br><b><b>Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:</b></b><br><br><ul><li>Perform routine laboratory procedures</li><li>May perform aseptic aliquoting, sampling and analysis for compendium and non-compendium methods</li><li>May perform non-routine lab procedures under close supervision</li><li>Perform or review one or more of the following: sample testing, standards preparation and testing procedures, compendium and non-compendium test methods, environmental monitoring, reagents and solutions preparation, sample management and equipment maintenance</li><li>Prepare complete, accurate, concise laboratory documentation</li><li>Data entry, review, analysis and communication of results</li><li>Perform general lab housekeeping</li><li>Maintain/operate specialized equipment</li><li>Participate in the document revision process</li><li>Follow safety guidelines, cGMPs and other applicable regulatory requirements</li><li>May participate in lab investigations/ audits</li><li>Maintain training proficiency</li><li>May approve lab results</li><li>Knowledge of basic principles, methods and practices of technical/ scientific field</li><li>Typically obtained through formal study</li><li>General knowledge of procedures and activities within own work area</li><li>Ability to relate day-to-day work to business priorities</li><li>General understanding of industry practice and standards</li><li>Applies broad-based research, information gathering and analytical skills to factual information</li><li>Selects appropriate alternatives from defined options</li><li>Collects required documentation/raw data; verifies conformance of documents</li><li>Assess accuracy of detailed information</li><li>Tracks, maintains and produces regular work products</li><li>Ability to identify roadblocks to task completion and effectively brings them to line managers for resolution</li><li>Works under general direction, seeks assistance as needed</li><li>Completes work in accordance with established procedures and practices within field of technical/scientific knowledge</li><li>Establish approaches for completing assignments</li><li>Work requires consistent exercise of discretion and independent judgment</li><li>Works with team to support achievement of project milestones</li><li>Contributes to own work group/team through quality and accuracy of own output</li><li>Builds productive internal/external relationships</li></ul><br><br><b><b>Education/licenses</b></b><br><br>Bachelor's degree<br><br><b><b>Preferred qualifications</b></b><br><br><ul><li>Educational background in Life Science (Microbiology, Medical Technology and/or Biology)</li><li>Industry laboratory experience</li><li>Availability for Third Shift</li><li>Ability to understand, apply, and evaluate basic chemistry, biology, physical principles and mathematics</li><li>Ability to adhere to regulatory requirements, written procedures and safety guidelines</li><li>Ability to evaluate documentation/data according to company and regulatory guidelines</li><li>Ability to organize work, handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines</li><li>Proven written and oral communication skills in English and Spanish</li><li>Technical writing capabilities</li><li>Presentation capabilities</li><li>Detail oriented</li><li>Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and requirements</li><li>General understanding of Amgen products and Quality Control operations</li><li>Ability to interact with inspectors (internal and external)</li></ul><br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/g2oBPQt7xQyZFxaAIlr4k"> <p>PI115601440</p>

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Posted: 2019-11-19 Expires: 2019-12-20

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