Amgen Aircraft Flight Technician in Camarillo, California

R-39957 - Specialist Flight Technician

Job Summary

Amgen discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science's promise by bringing safe, effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and other serious illnesses. With a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines, Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people's lives.

The Specialist Flight Technician will travel domestically and internationally on corporate aircraft and act as a direct liaison between Corporate Officers and their senior executive staff for the dissemination of sensitive information and critical correspondence while abroad.

*Perform the duties of flight safety attendant which will include meal service for passengers and crew members.

*Plan/procure and serve meals that meet strict dietary needs.

*Responsible for the safety of corporate executives and other passengers.

*Coordinate all passenger and special handling requirements as needed.

*Responsible for safe food handling and storage requirements.

*Responsible for the operation and maintenance of onboard aircraft Internet system, telecommunication systems, and audio visual systems.

*Travel 30% including domestic and international.

*Perform aircraft maintenance, as required, perform in-depth troubleshooting, manage repairs and certify maintenance in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration rules and regulations ensuring aircraft is certified for continued flight operations.

*Perform advanced troubleshooting/diagnostics of aircraft systems and propose solutions to in-flight

emergencies and abnormal technical conditions.

*Conduct aircraft interior and exterior pre-flight and ensuring that all safety, galley and cabin equipment is ready for flight.

*Work a flexible schedule which includes weekends and holidays.

Basic Qualifications:

FAA Aircraft and Powerplant Certificates

Possess a passport, ability to acquire visas and pass a back ground investigation

FAA Aircraft and Powerplant Certificates

Doctorate Degree OR Master's Degree and 3 years of Aviation experience

OR Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of Aviation experience

OR Associate's degree and 10 years of Aviation experience

OR High school diploma/GED and 12 years of Aviation experience

Preferred Qualifications:

5 years' experience on maintenance of multi-engine jet aircraft

Graduation from a formal maintenance school, military or civilian

Completed or be willing to attend the manufacturer's school on type and category of aircraft in service or two years' experience on type of aircraft in service

Aircraft-specific experience: Gulfstream G550

Cabin service experience

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

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.

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.