Amgen Senior Maintenance Technician - Electrician in West Greenwich, Rhode Island

Shift: D-Shift (rotating 12 hour nights 7pm to 7am)

Reporting to D-Shift Facilities & Engineering Utilities Manager, the Senior Maintenance Technician, working as a team, are responsible for performing electrical system operation and maintenance activities throughout the ARI site.


  • Operate and maintain electrical power generation and distribution systems.

  • Operate and maintain backup power / emergency power generation systems and Uninterruptible Power Systems (UPS).

  • Perform troubleshooting and repair of electrical equipment and systems.

  • Support operation and maintenance of Building Fire Alarm systems including operating the system, disabling points and performing troubleshooting activities.

  • Interpret and update loop sheets, electrical schematics, P&ID's, I/O wiring, and panel drawings.

  • Ensure activities are accomplished in a safe manner.

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

Basic Qualifications :

  • Associate's degree and 4 years of Maintenance experience

  • OR

  • High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Maintenance experience

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 8+ years of combined education, training, and experience in industrial electric operations and maintenance and instrumentation/measurement and controls

  • Journeyman's Electrician License or the ability to readily obtain Rhode Island License

  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas through verbal and written form

  • Theoretical understanding of control, analog and/or digital electronics, microprocessors and/or computers

  • Effective computer skills

  • Ability to interact constructively with peers/teams

  • Provide guidance and technical advice to others

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.