Are you looking for a challenging new opportunity to test and growth your engineering skills? We have an immediate need for 4 Undergrad Coops to join Operations Improvement team on January 2021. This is an exceptional opportunity to take on a variety of challenges and responsibilities in support to the Operations Improvement Department at Amgen Manufacturing Limited in Juncos, Puerto Rico.
The Undergrad Coop will work closely with a team of Industrial Engineers. Student will have the opportunity to support the performance improvements of critical processes in Amgen Manufacturing Limited using Industrial Engineering concepts and tools.
The Operations Improvement team provides strategic business services to protect, enable and advance our customers’ ability to supply patients. As part of a non-standard shift, the team focuses on planning, design, reconfiguration, construction, maintenance and alteration of systems facilities or processes.
**Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:**
Perform time studies of the AML manufacturing and services processes to develop/update capacity and workforce models. Identify and implement improvement initiatives to impact productivity, inventories and delivery times.
+ Perform time studies and capacity analyses
+ Lead Waste and Cycle Time Reduction Initiatives
+ Develop capacity and labor models
+ Perform other IE related tasks required like area layouts, workstation designs, and statistical analyses
**Basic skills and education needed**
+ Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering
+ At Least 3.00 of GPA (General).
+ Have completed at least 3 years of college education
+ Be enrolled in School
+ Be pursuing an applicable degree or course of study
**Beyond that, the preferred qualifications are:**
+ BSIE student who has completed the following courses: Work Measurement and Work Stations Design
+ Experience performing time studies and workforce models
+ Good interpersonal and leadership skills
+ Able to work with minimum supervision
+ Well Organize
+ Enthusiastic about learning new concepts and work processes
+ Proficient in the following software: Minitab, MS Excel, Vizio, MS Power Point, MS Project
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.
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.