Amgen Grad Co-Op - Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability in Thousand Oaks, California
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
Do more with the knowledge you’re working hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Through this program, you will acquire the valuable hands-on skills and foundational experience to become the professional you are meant to be in your chosen field.
Grad Co-Op - Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability
This could be your everyday
Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. Amgen’s Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability (EHSS) department in our Thousand Oaks, CA headquarters is looking for a graduate student interested in a 12-month Co-Op assignment. The position will be responsible for the following:
Assist in the continuous improvement of EHSS compliance programs (e.g., Biosafety, Environmental Compliance, Ergonomics, Hearing Conservation, Industrial Safety, Radiation Safety and Respiratory Protection)
Assist in the assessment of physical and chemical hazards and implementation of control strategies
Assist with providing support for the Ergonomics program including performing ergonomic assessments
Perform audits and inspections (e.g., regulated waste, compliance inspections)
Performs other duties as assigned
Here’s what it takes to Win
We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The self-motivated individual we seek is an enthusiastic learner with these 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
Currently enrolled in an MBA program for an MBA internship OR a Master’s program for a Master’s internship OR a PharmD program for a PharmD internship OR Ph.D. for a PhD internship from an accredited college or university and completion of the first year of MBA OR
Master’s OR Pharm D OR Ph.D. program before the internship starts
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
Student must be located in the United States for the duration of the co-op
Degree concentrations in Environmental and Occupational Health, Environmental Sciences or Industrial Hygiene
Experience with industrial hygiene instrumentation
Applied knowledge of Cal/OSHA, OSHA and EPA regulations
Working knowledge of industrial hygiene principles and practices
Strong written, verbal and organizational skills
Ability to prioritize effectively in a rapidly evolving environment
Computer literate including MS Office Suite
Some of the vast rewards of working here
As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth in addition to their well-being:
The base pay range for this opportunity in the U.S. is $30.00 - $40.00.
Build a network of colleagues that will endure and grow throughout your time with us and beyond.
Bring your authentic self to the table and become the professional you’re inspired to be through accepting a culture that values the diversity of thought and experience and will flex to your strengths and possibilities.
Participate in executive and social networking events, as well as community volunteer projects.
for an internship/co-op that defies imagination
If you feel like you're part of something bigger, it's because you are. Join us.
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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 cancers, 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.
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