Amgen Graduate - Inspection & Packaging in Dun-Laoghaire-Rathdown, Ireland

Graduate Programme - 2 yr Fixed Term Contract

Amgen Dun Laoghaire - Dublin

Amgen discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realise the new science's promise by bring 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.

Our site in Dublin (ADL) is a 37,000 square metre aseptic operations facility, specialising in secondary manufacturing activities - formulation, fill and packaging. The ADL site also includes laboratories and cold chain warehouse capabilities.

There is a strong culture of continuous improvement and innovation within the plant and we are proud of our award-winning environmental sustainability programme.

The Biopharmaceutical industry is among the fastest growing sector in Ireland and there are ample exciting and rewarding career opportunities for graduates. The aim of our graduate programme is to provide an intensive, practical learning experience to recently qualified graduates who are seeking a career.

We are currently recruiting for a Graduate role within our Inspection and Packaging area to start in September 2017. The duration of the Graduate programme is 2 yrs on a fixed term contract basis.

Details of the role below:

Graduate - Inspection & Packaging - the Graduate will be a key member of the Patient Supply Inspection team, focusing on harmonisation opportunities and performance improvement within the area, while supporting the daily activities of the team. The Inspection and Packaging Team have approx. 50 personnel, dedicated to inspection and labelling activities. There are 2 inspection modules covering Vial (Freeze-dried and liquid), and Syringe products. Inspection comprises of Automated and Manual inspection activities, with state of the art equipment and facilities. Ideally, the graduate will have studied Science or Engineering.