28 days old

Material Coordinator

Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777
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Job ID: R-104714
Location: Juncos, PR, US 00777

Amgen is looking for multiple experienced and hardworking Material Coordinators to join the Receiving Team in AML-5 Supply Chain Operations. The facility highlights the combination of groundbreaking manufacturing sciences and process technology, sophisticated equipment, engineering and automation, and a culture of opportunities integrating cross-functional teams from across the site with the goal of achieving being the best manufacturing facility in the world.

The role

This is an exceptional opportunity to seek a variety of challenges and responsibilities around our state-of-the-art Warehouse and Distribution facility. The Receiving process includes receiving raw materials and components to support the manufacturing operations and the product at various manufacturing stages at specification storage temperature requirements in temperature-controlled units or rooms. Product inventory is controlled through an inventory management system, which supports cycle counts and end of day counts.


  • Handle flow of all materials
  • Prepare materials delivery schedules and effectively evaluate production schedules to determine all required-materials and ensure availability.
  • Receive, store, dispense/weigh, deliver, transfer, reconcile, cycle count, or ship materials per cGMP procedures and regulations, within multiple systems and/or between multiple sites.
  • Use Power Industrial Vehicles (PIV) and in some instances you may operate trucks (flat bed or panel) to move warehouse materials, hazardous materials or general receiving goods following Department of Transportation regulations.
  • Follow complex written procedures, recognize, and report malfunctions and adjustment the equipment as needed.
  • Support non-standard shift operations in a 7/24 format including extended hours and/or weekends as needed.
  • Meet specific team goals and timelines.
  • Work in teams with multiple fields.
  • May act as a resource/trainer and even may lead responsibilities within the work team.
  • Effectively interact with regulatory agencies
  • Essential physical functions of this role are: standing, walking or moving around offices, work site or Amgen buildings, climbing, crawling, crouching, or other non-sitting working positions, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling heavy objects with appropriate industrial equipment, visual/mental concentration on specialized equipment and instruments, extreme temperatures (i.e.: cold/hot rooms) or wetness, fumes, vibrations, dust exposure, among other tasks as per business needs. Exposure to noise, odors, dust, and other conditions that involve the use of protective equipment and/or strict work guidelines.

Basic Qualifications

Associate Degree and 2 years of manufacturing, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, warehouse, and or supply chain experience within a GMP regulated environment


High School Diploma and 4 years of manufacturing, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, warehouse, and or supply chain experience within a GMP regulated environment

Preferred qualifications

  • Robust knowledge and proven successful track execution operating warehouse equipment, e.g. forklift, pallet jack, special purpose cryogenic equipment, potent compound equipment, etc.
  • Put-away process, transfer orders execution, SAP transactions for Receiving processes.
  • Experience loading and unloading containers
  • Driver's License is required per site or specific job function
  • Ability to safely operate trucks or vans
  • Capable to cautiously handle, transport, and manage hazardous materials
  • Competent performing, operating, and understanding complex equipment per procedures
  • Robust knowledge in computer operations with the ability to operate efficiently and effectively within multiple software applications
  • Intermediate Mathematics and problem-solving skills
  • Organization skills and talent to perform assignments with a high degree of attention to detail
  • Good documentation skills and customer service skills
  • Ability to prioritize, schedule and coordinate work to meet deadlines
  • Basic Communication Skills in English and Spanish

The benefits

Our broad approach is one of the reasons why we are regularly recognized as a 'Best Place to Work'. We offer a superior benefits package that includes an award-winning retirement and stock plan. And between the paid time off, and wellness program - and on-site childcare and fitness facilities - you will find us focused on your well-being too.

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.

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.

Posted: 2020-09-23 Expires: 2020-10-24

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