Manager, Isotope Manufacturing Engineering

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 Manager, Isotopes Manufacturing Engineering is a hands on position responsible for the transfer of new isotopes production processes and systems into manufacturing, as well as on-going production support, validation, and process improvement for existing isotopes processes. This position involves a strong focus on day to day support of production lines to meet quality and production goals

All duties and responsibilities will be done in compliance with cGMP, FDA, and DHS regulations.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage engineering team responsible for, as well as provide hands on direct involvement, with the transfer of new isotope manufacturing processes/systems to production.
  • Provide manufacturing engineering representation and support on Isotopes processing system development projects to insure new production processing systems are ready for transfer to initial production and ongoing successful operation.
  • Develop/execute strategy for ongoing support and maintenance of new isotopes production processes and systems.
  • Ensure production equipment is capable and has capacity for growth, involving integrating equipment, people, material flow systems, and information systems.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and 5 or more years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering, along with management experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience working in a regulated environment and executing process validation and documentation activities (IQ/OQ/PQ) required. Experience with developing/supporting processes in an ISO 8 cleanroom, working with radioactive materials, and experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment 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.