Grad Co-Op - OPS (Quality Control)
Location:
West Greenwich , Rhode Island
Posted:
December 24, 2016
Reference:
608865559
Career Category
College Job

Job Description
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. Amgen's medicines treat serious illnesses. We have a presence in more than 75 countries worldwide and have reached millions of people in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, bone disease and other serious illnesses. Our medicines typically address diseases for which the number of effective treatment options is limited, or they are medicines that provide a viable option to what is otherwise available.

The Co-op will engage in the following responsibilities:
  • Perform testing and possible data review for compendia, non-compendia methods, and routine laboratory procedures
  • Generate complete, accurate, and concise laboratory documentation using electronic systems and laboratory notebooks
  • Operate specialized laboratory equipment and instrumentation
  • Perform general laboratory housekeeping activities
  • Complete training on assigned tasks
  • Follow established procedures and requirements to execute assigned tasks
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Documentation Practices
  • Participate in quality improvement efforts
  • Comply with safety guidelines and cGMPs/CFRs which include but is not limited to, the maintenance of training records, laboratory document

Basic Qualifications
Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment at Amgen must meet the following criteria:

18 years or older

Graduated with a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent

Completion as a first year graduate student before internship starts and currently enrolled in a MBA program for a MBA internship OR a Master's program for a Masters internship OR a PharmD program for a PharmD internship OR PhD for a PhD internship from an accredited college or university

Enrolled in an accredited college or university following the potential internship or co-op assignment

Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

Preferred Qualifications
Degree concentration in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related field

Completed courses in Quantitative Analysis and Analytical Chemistry (also typically called Instrumental Analysis)

Completed general chemistry laboratory courses

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.

Only candidates who apply via www.careers.amgen.com will be considered. Please search for Keyword 32055.

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.

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A little about us:
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