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Undergrad Intern-Manufacturing

Amgen
West Greenwich, RI 02817
  • Job Code
    118800165
Amgen

Job ID: R-94770
Location: West Greenwich, RI, US 02817

Amgen is the world's leading biotechnology company. Nurtured on a foundation of strong values, Amgen is deeply rooted in science and innovation to transform new ideas and discoveries into medicines for patients with serious illnesses. Our mission is to serve patients, and we encompass this with each initiative, goal and task we have in mind!

We are currently seeking highly motivated, hardworking individuals who will lead initiatives, strategic analysis and business case development on projects across the five Operations functions. Along with key business partners and functional groups, this position will focus on making effective recommendations to the organization's senior leadership.

With the support of their hiring manager, the intern will develop a project charter to map out objectives, identify key stakeholders, timelines, and deliverable. Leveraging their analytical, leadership, and interpersonal skills, the intern will work cross-functionally to identify the problem, measure the current state, develop recommendations through qualitative and quantitative analysis, and present the findings through various forums including an intern-wide poster session and a final readout to executive management.

This internship will be approximately 10-13 weeks that includes both project- based and experiential learning. Amgen provides a state-of-the-art workspace and promotes collaboration with senior leadership through a series of formal and informal events. In conjunction with the project work, interns will have the opportunity for professional development through training sessions, one-on-one mentoring, and various networking events. Interns will also be able to interact with peers at Amgen-sponsored social events. Interns are highly encouraged to network with staff across the organization.

Limited relocation housing and/or transportation allowance may be available for eligible candidates.

This position will provide the opportunity to work within the Manufacturing Department at the Amgen RI Operations Facility. Coaching, mentorship, and guidance will be provided to the intern as they engage in the following projects:
  • Develop tool, using lean methodology and system to improve the investigation lead time, cycle time, and standard work at the Amgen RI site. Tool would be annotated with assumptions, instructions and have capability for easy recalculation of values on periodic basis, and if possible be transferable between Amgen sites for replication
  • Support other Operational Excellence Initiatives from the team


Responsibilities:
  • Perform all activities in compliance with Amgen safety standards, SOP's and Quality System Requirements
  • Actively Participate in site activities associated with QMS programs (e.g. Internal audit, Investigations, and CAPAs).
  • Train on Investigations process
  • Provide updates to Site or Manufacturing Sr. Leadership when required or requested
  • Own and/or Drive Improvement projects/initiatives
  • Collaborate cross functionally as needed to ensure the Quality Management System processes are executed in accordance with established procedures.
  • Alert senior management of quality, compliance, supply and safety risks.
  • Attend and contribute to staff meetings and attend appropriate training sessions, as required.
  • Lead safe working practices and safety initiatives within their functional area.


Basic Qualifications
  • Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment
  • 18 years or older
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's Degree program from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent
  • Completion of at least one year of study from an accredited college or university prior to the internship commencing
  • Enrolled in a full time Bachelor's program following the potential internship or co-op assignment with an accredited college or university
  • Must not be employed at the time the internship starts


Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree concentration(s) in Engineering, Life Science, Biotechnology, Finance or Supply Chain
  • GPA 3.5 or higher
  • Junior standing
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint)
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational, project management, problem solving, analytical and quantitative skills
  • Demonstrated personal initiative, self-motivation, flexibility and adaptability
  • Proven leadership experience on campus (e.g., projects, clubs, organizations, sports)


Only candidates who apply via www.careers.amgen.com will be considered.

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.

PI118800165

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-94770<br/><b>Location: </b>West Greenwich, RI, US 02817<br/><br/>Amgen is the world's leading biotechnology company. Nurtured on a foundation of strong values, Amgen is deeply rooted in science and innovation to transform new ideas and discoveries into medicines for patients with serious illnesses. Our mission is to serve patients, and we encompass this with each initiative, goal and task we have in mind!<br><br>We are currently seeking highly motivated, hardworking individuals who will lead initiatives, strategic analysis and business case development on projects across the five Operations functions. Along with key business partners and functional groups, this position will focus on making effective recommendations to the organization's senior leadership.<br><br>With the support of their hiring manager, the intern will develop a project charter to map out objectives, identify key stakeholders, timelines, and deliverable. Leveraging their analytical, leadership, and interpersonal skills, the intern will work cross-functionally to identify the problem, measure the current state, develop recommendations through qualitative and quantitative analysis, and present the findings through various forums including an intern-wide poster session and a final readout to executive management.<br><br>This internship will be approximately 10-13 weeks that includes both project- based and experiential learning. Amgen provides a state-of-the-art workspace and promotes collaboration with senior leadership through a series of formal and informal events. In conjunction with the project work, interns will have the opportunity for professional development through training sessions, one-on-one mentoring, and various networking events. Interns will also be able to interact with peers at Amgen-sponsored social events. Interns are highly encouraged to network with staff across the organization.<br><br>Limited relocation housing and/or transportation allowance may be available for eligible candidates.<br><br>This position will provide the opportunity to work within the Manufacturing Department at the Amgen RI Operations Facility. Coaching, mentorship, and guidance will be provided to the intern as they engage in the following projects:<br><ul><li>Develop tool, using lean methodology and system to improve the investigation lead time, cycle time, and standard work at the Amgen RI site. Tool would be annotated with assumptions, instructions and have capability for easy recalculation of values on periodic basis, and if possible be transferable between Amgen sites for replication</li><li>Support other Operational Excellence Initiatives from the team</li></ul><br><br><b><b>Responsibilities</b></b>:<br><ul><li>Perform all activities in compliance with Amgen safety standards, SOP's and Quality System Requirements</li><li>Actively Participate in site activities associated with QMS programs (e.g. Internal audit, Investigations, and CAPAs).</li><li>Train on Investigations process</li><li>Provide updates to Site or Manufacturing Sr. Leadership when required or requested</li><li>Own and/or Drive Improvement projects/initiatives</li><li>Collaborate cross functionally as needed to ensure the Quality Management System processes are executed in accordance with established procedures.</li><li>Alert senior management of quality, compliance, supply and safety risks.</li><li>Attend and contribute to staff meetings and attend appropriate training sessions, as required.</li><li>Lead safe working practices and safety initiatives within their functional area.</li></ul><br><br><b>Basic Qualifications</b><br><ul><li>Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment</li><li>18 years or older</li><li>Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's Degree program from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent</li><li>Completion of at least one year of study from an accredited college or university prior to the internship commencing</li><li>Enrolled in a full time Bachelor's program following the potential internship or co-op assignment with an accredited college or university</li><li>Must not be employed at the time the internship starts</li></ul><br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications</b><br><br><ul><li>Degree concentration(s) in Engineering, Life Science, Biotechnology, Finance or Supply Chain</li><li>GPA 3.5 or higher</li><li>Junior standing</li><li>Strong knowledge of MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint)</li><li>Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational, project management, problem solving, analytical and quantitative skills</li><li>Demonstrated personal initiative, self-motivation, flexibility and adaptability</li><li>Proven leadership experience on campus (e.g., projects, clubs, organizations, sports)</li></ul><br><br>Only candidates who apply via www.careers.amgen.com will be considered.<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/RD48GgtlEXlqfPbefpLBV"> <p>PI118800165</p>

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Posted: 2020-03-06 Expires: 2020-04-06

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