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Amgen Undergrad Coop - Industrial Engineer in Juncos, Puerto Rico


Amgen is searching for Undergrad Coop to support the Operations Improvement Department in a 6 months or oe year assignment assignment starting in October 2019 or January 2020. This role will report to a Principal Engineer and will be based on Amgen Manufacturing Limited Juncos’ site. As per Business needs, the assignment can be extended up to one year.

The Undergrad Coop will work closely with a team of Industrial Engineers. Student will have the opportunity to support the performance improvements of critical processes in Amgen Manufacturing Limited through the use of Industrial Engineering concepts and tools.


  • Perform time studies of the Amgen Manufacturing Limited site in the manufacturing and services processes to develop/update capacity and workforce models. Identify and implement improvement initiatives to impact productivity, inventories and delivery times. In addition will support the following:

  • Lead waste and cycle time reduction initiatives

  • Develop excel models

  • Perform other IE related tasks required like area layouts, workstation designs, and statistical analyses


Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering.

At Least 3.00 GPA (General).

Have completed at least 3 years of college education.

Be enrolled in School.

Be pursuing an applicable degree or course of study.


  • BSIE student who has completed the following courses: Work Measurement and Work Stations Design.

  • Experience performing time studies and workforce models.

  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills.

  • Able to work with minimum supervision.

  • Well Organized.

  • Enthusiastic about learning new concepts and work processes.

  • Proficient in the following software: Minitab, MS Excel, Vizio, MS Power Point, MS Project.

  • Availability for a six months and/or one year assignment.

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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.

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