Maintenance Technician

Are you looking to be part of a game-changing organization that is helping thousands of patients across the country every day? NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is seeking individuals with a pro-active, collaborative, can-do mindset to join our rapidly growing team in Beloit, WI.

NorthStar develops, manufactures, and distributes radioisotopes used daily for patients needing medically important diagnostic imaging tests. Using novel and advanced technologies, NorthStar will scale-up production over the coming months and years and intends to become the industry’s market leader.

Innovative technology, opportunities for career advancement, and competitive compensation are just the beginning. NorthStar offers health and life insurance, 401K match, paid holidays, and paid time off, and all NorthStar employees are eligible on day one for our annual bonus and equity incentive plans.

The Maintenance Technician will maintain NorthStar’s process equipment. This position will develop and execute preventive maintenance of specific production equipment including, but not limited to, cleanrooms, conveyors, hot cells, and process utility systems. This position will be working within a cGMP space and must be able to properly document and execute all activities. This position will be providing assistance to Research and Development Engineers and Process Engineers to identify, document and control equipment used in NorthStar’s cGMP defined areas.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with engineering to size, purchase, install and maintain production equipment and fixtures.
  •  Troubleshoot, test and maintain electro-mechanical, electronic, mechanical, and pneumatic fixtures and systems as needed.
  • Troubleshoot, test, and maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Perform qualification and/or re-qualification on equipment as required.
  • Draft and execute SOPs and PMs as necessary.
  • Assist in tracking GMP equipment for calibration and PM activities and oversee any onsite calibration services to ensure quality and proper documentation.

Technical Degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology, or similar field, and two or more years of experience within an FDA regulated manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with PLC programming and Lock Out Tag Out procedures is preferred.

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is headquartered in Beloit, Wis. This location is our primary manufacturing site and accommodates all of our corporate functions. Beloit has small city charm, with a lively and renovated downtown, yet is also close to cities such as Madison, Milwaukee, Chicago, and Rockford.

Beloit is a part of the larger South Central Wisconsin/Northern Illinois region, which offers residents and visitors alike a unique blend of urban opportunities and rural, natural beauty. The area, therefore, offers collections of natural, educational, artistic, and historical attractions alongside a wide variety of sporting and social opportunities. There are several cities and many towns within a reasonable commute of Beloit, which offer a wide choice of residential styles and a large number of school district choices for those considering relocation.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume to [email protected] with the position title in the subject line.

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Maintenance Technician – 1800 Gateway Blvd.  Beloit, WI 53511