Manufacturing Engineer

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 Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for evaluating manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling/equipment, and materials. This position will assist in the coordination of product and process improvements to meet quality and production goals.

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

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in/develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors; process development and documentation including work instructions and batch production records.
  • Works directly with product development to assist in or develop/execute design transfer plans for new products.
  • Assists in product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes and reduce costs.
  • Improves/optimizes manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning material and work flow, layouts/space requirements, and equipment.
  • Executes production support of mechanical assembly, chemical/fluid, filling, packaging processes in pharmaceutical clean room environments.
  • Executes ongoing product & process improvements to meet quality and production goals.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, (Chemical or Mechanical preferred), from an accredited college or university and three or more years of experience as a Manufacturing or Process Engineer; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience executing process validation and documentation activities (IQ/OQ/PQ) is required. Strong experience with FDA regulations, cGMP regulations, and pharmaceutical/medical device industry 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.


Senior Manufacturing Engineer – 1800 Gateway Blvd. Beloit, WI 53511

Senior Manufacturing Engineer – 1800 Gateway Blvd. Beloit, WI 53511