Career CategoryMaintenanceJob Description
Amgen Thousand Oaks is looking for a Sr. Maintenance Technician who will be responsible for performing advanced installation, troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, testing, and documentation/logs of aseptic pharmaceutical filling equipment and a wide variety of GMP utility and facility equipment used in manufacturing, utility plants, analytical labs, and office areas.
Developing, writing and completing various quality systems and safety documentation such as Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Change Control (CCMS), Non-Conformance (NC), Work Orders (WO), Job Plans (JP), Hazard Risk Assessments (HRA), Job Hazard Assessments (JHA), etc.
May be responsible for various aspects of building, utility and production systems/equipment
All work must be completed in a safe (in accordance to HRA, JHA, etc.), timely manner according to planning and predefined schedules with minimal impact to production while complying with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), SOP, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and Amgen regulations
This role interacts with peers and clients in manufacturing, maintenance, utility plants, analytical labs and contracted services
Provide training for staff, clients and projects
Provide audit support
Reviews and technically approves maintenance reports, forms, plans and records
Develops, revises, and reviews equipment, maintenance or other related procedures
Interpret and revise loops sheets, electrical schematics, P&ID's, I/O wiring and panel drawings
May require second or third shift work
Participate in On-Call rotation for after hour's facility and manufacturing support and may work outside of established shift hours upon short notice
Associate's degree and 4 years of maintenance experience
High school diploma / GED and 6 years of maintenance experience
Experience in building maintenance, mechanical maintenance, plant engineering or related technical discipline
Experience in an FDA regulated environment (GMP)
Knowledge of pneumatic, mechanical, and hydraulic fundamentals as well as skills in the use of power and hand tools in the building trades such as carpentry, plumbing, and electrical
Ability to perform general labor duties as needed and may be asked to work in various physical locations
Effective oral and written communication skills
Competence with mathematics, excellent reading skills along with intermediate to advanced computer and typing skills
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.