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Sr Instrument Technician - AML Site Instrumentation Team

Amgen
Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777
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    115253431
Amgen

Job ID: R-87214
Location: Juncos, PR, US 00777

The Role

Under minimal supervision, the Sr Instrument Technician is responsible for performing/providing calibration, repair, installation, troubleshooting, loop checks and documentation of instruments and process control systems used in manufacturing, utility plants, analytical labs and facilities site. All work must be completed to assure minimal impact to production while aligning with cGMP and Amgen regulations.

Functions

  • Perform advanced calibrations of instruments on process and utility and analytical equipment and systems.
  • Assist the team with maintaining an up-to-date working spare parts inventory system for the equipment/ systems the team is responsible for.
  • Ensure that calibration paperwork, instrument files and work order documentation is completed with accurate information.
  • Assist in the evaluation of the current calibration cycles and make appropriate changes to optimize the calibration program.
  • Perform calibrations of metrology related equipment Provide detailed training for the team in order to develop the team's knowledge in the instrumentation field and other areas of the plant.
  • Develop, revise, and review SOPs for work related areas. Install, configure repair, and start-up microprocessor based instruments and controllers.
  • Seek and repair site instrumentation and control systems. All work must be completed in accordance with CFRs, cGMPs, SOPs, and Amgen policies.
  • Perform regular certification of equipment to verify conformance to industry standards and Amgen procedures.
  • Maintain an up to date cGMP training book.
  • Plan and schedule own work activities and coordinate work done by contractors with operations staff to minimize impact to production activities Interpret and update loop sheets, electrical schematics, P&ID's, I/O wiring, and panel drawings.
  • Assist in start-up of new equipment to ensure it meets all instrumentation design specifications.
  • Assist with the development and execution of validation documents for instrumentation equipment.
  • Ensure work is completed in a safe and compliant manner in accordance with applicable procedures.
  • Review and provide feedback on calibration and maintenance reports.
  • Be available to support different shift rotations based on business needs.


** Other functions that may be assigned.

Education/Licenses

Associate's degree & 4 years of Maintenance experience

Or

High school diploma / GED & 6 years of Maintenance experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A skilled craftsperson knowledgeable of metrology, pneumatic, mechanical, and electronic instrumentation.
  • Experience on FDA (GMP) or similar regulated environment
  • Experience executing and detailing instrumentation work orders in Maximo or similar computerized maintenance management system.
  • Strong leadership, technical writing and communication/presentation skills.
  • Advanced understanding of process control loops and process control systems, including those that are computer based.
  • Has received training or hands on experience in such specialized subjects as theory of control, analog and/or digital electronics, microprocessors and/or computers, and the operation and maintenance of particular lines of field instrumentation.
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas through verbal and written form
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Ability to interact constructively with peers/teams
  • Ability to collaborate and coordinate with higher level outside resources


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.#LI-SF5

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.

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.

PI115253431

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-87214<br/><b>Location: </b>Juncos, PR, US 00777<br/><br/><b>The Role</b><br><br>Under minimal supervision, the Sr Instrument Technician is responsible for performing/providing calibration, repair, installation, troubleshooting, loop checks and documentation of instruments and process control systems used in manufacturing, utility plants, analytical labs and facilities site. All work must be completed to assure minimal impact to production while aligning with cGMP and Amgen regulations.<br><br><b>Functions</b><br><br><ul><li>Perform advanced calibrations of instruments on process and utility and analytical equipment and systems.</li><li>Assist the team with maintaining an up-to-date working spare parts inventory system for the equipment/ systems the team is responsible for.</li><li>Ensure that calibration paperwork, instrument files and work order documentation is completed with accurate information.</li><li>Assist in the evaluation of the current calibration cycles and make appropriate changes to optimize the calibration program.</li><li>Perform calibrations of metrology related equipment Provide detailed training for the team in order to develop the team's knowledge in the instrumentation field and other areas of the plant.</li><li>Develop, revise, and review SOPs for work related areas. Install, configure repair, and start-up microprocessor based instruments and controllers.</li><li>Seek and repair site instrumentation and control systems. All work must be completed in accordance with CFRs, cGMPs, SOPs, and Amgen policies.</li><li>Perform regular certification of equipment to verify conformance to industry standards and Amgen procedures<b>.</b></li><li>Maintain an up to date cGMP training book.</li><li>Plan and schedule own work activities and coordinate work done by contractors with operations staff to minimize impact to production activities Interpret and update loop sheets, electrical schematics, P&ID's, I/O wiring, and panel drawings.</li><li>Assist in start-up of new equipment to ensure it meets all instrumentation design specifications.</li><li>Assist with the development and execution of validation documents for instrumentation equipment.</li><li>Ensure work is completed in a safe and compliant manner in accordance with applicable procedures.</li><li>Review and provide feedback on calibration and maintenance reports.</li><li>Be available to support different shift rotations based on business needs.</li></ul><br><br><b>** Other functions that may be assigned.</b><br><br><b>Education/Licenses</b><br><br>Associate's degree & 4 years of Maintenance experience<br><br><b>Or</b><br><br>High school diploma / GED & 6 years of Maintenance experience.<br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications</b><br><br><ul><li>A skilled craftsperson knowledgeable of metrology, pneumatic, mechanical, and electronic instrumentation.</li><li>Experience on FDA (GMP) or similar regulated environment</li><li>Experience executing and detailing instrumentation work orders in Maximo or similar computerized maintenance management system.</li><li>Strong leadership, technical writing and communication/presentation skills.</li><li>Advanced understanding of process control loops and process control systems, including those that are computer based.</li><li>Has received training or hands on experience in such specialized subjects as theory of control, analog and/or digital electronics, microprocessors and/or computers, and the operation and maintenance of particular lines of field instrumentation.</li><li>Ability to effectively communicate ideas through verbal and written form</li><li>Advanced computer skills</li><li>Ability to interact constructively with peers/teams</li><li>Ability to collaborate and coordinate with higher level outside resources</li></ul><br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.#LI-SF5<br><br>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.<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/X7KjwWhXeKeYclR4ueYQ8"> <p>PI115253431</p>
Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-08

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