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Amgen Instrumentation Technician Level- 2 in West Greenwich, Rhode Island

The Instrument Technician will report to a Manager of Maintenance. The Instrument Technician is responsible for performing calibration, repair, installation, and troubleshooting of instruments, process control systems, and equipment used in ARI site.

Shift: A-shift Rotating Days (7AM – 7PM)


  • Perform instrument calibrations for process, utility and analytical equipment and systems

  • Troubleshoot and repair site instrumentation and control system issues

  • Perform advanced maintenance and repair activities on equipment and systems used in Manufacturing, The Process Develop Laboratory, The Quality Analytical Laboratory or other areas of the ARI site.

  • Ensure activities are accomplished in a safe manner.

  • Ensure work is completed in accordance with procedures.

  • Ensure work activities are completed correctly. Maximize right the first-time execution.

  • Work in a highly productive and efficient manner to maximize the quantity of activities completed.

  • Ensure work is appropriately communicated to system operators and key stakeholders.

  • Ensure work order documentation is completed accurately and completely.

  • Identify waste, workflow interrupters, and other opportunities for improvement, recommend solutions, and assisting with implementation.

  • Identify opportunities to learn new skills and actively participate in development that will improve overall team performance.

  • Provide support - this may be outside of normal working hours including nights, weekends and holidays.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate degree and 2 years of Maintenance or Instrumentation experience or 2 years technical school setting with hands on experience

  • High school diploma / GED and 4 years of Maintenance or Instrumentation experience

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 8 + years of combined education, training, and experience with instrumentation and associated calibration procedures

  • Ability to work with minimum direction

  • Knowledge of Maximo CMMS System

  • Understanding of process control loops, loop checks, and loop tuning of process control systems

  • Experience with Rosemount instrumentation, Foundation Fieldbus communications, and Delta V process control system

  • Formal instrumentation education or training (Associates Degree, Armed Services, or other substantial technical training program(s))

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