Maintenance Technician
Thousand Oaks , California
February 07, 2017
Amgen is seeking a Maintenance Technician to join our team. Under general to no supervision, the Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing intermediate installation, troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, testing and documentation/logs of a wide variety of facility and processing equipment used at the Thousand Oaks B7 EpogenĀ® (EPO) manufacturing and utility plants. The Maintenance Technician will be responsible for completing various quality system and safety documentation and completing all work in a safe (in accordance to Hazard Risk Assessments (HRA) and Job Hazard Assessments (JHA)) and timely manner according to planning and predefined schedules with minimal impact to production while complying with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), standard operating procedures (SOP) and Amgen policies and regulations.
Position Responsibilities:
Review and provide feedback on maintenance reports, forms and records
Revise and review equipment, maintenance or other related procedures
Provide regulatory and partner audit support
Interpret electrical schematics, I/O wiring and panel drawings, Utility, process system/equipment, plumbing, ductwork and HVAC P&ID's
Interact with peers and clients in manufacturing, engineering, maintenance, facility utilities and contracted services
Perform general labor duties
Participate in On-Call rotations for after-hours facility and manufacturing support and work outside of established shift hours upon short notice
Basic Qualifications
Associate's degree and 2 years of Maintenance experience
2 years in a technical school setting with hands-on experience
High school diploma / GED and 4 years of Maintenance experience
Preferred Qualifications
2 year technical/AA/AS degree in building maintenance, mechanical maintenance, plant engineering or related technical discipline
2+ years' experience in an FDA (GMP) or similar regulated environment
Experience with installation, troubleshooting, maintenance, repair and testing of mechanical systems, HVAC and utilities equipment
Intermediate knowledge of pneumatic, mechanical and hydraulic fundamentals, as well as, intermediate skills in the use of power and hand tools in the building trades, such as plumbing and electrical
Oral and written communication skills
A high mathematical understanding and excellent reading skills, along with intermediate computer and typing skills
Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages 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 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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