Operations Lead

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 Operations Lead is responsible for leading teams to support operations processes and employees associated with the manufacturing of Mo-99 to NorthStar’s customers while complying with procedures, instructions, and prescribed routines. All projects and duties will be completed in compliance with applicable regulatory agency, such as DOT, Wi DHS, OSHA, cGMP, and FDA. This role will support Isotope Processing Leadership to supervise, coach, and assist in the development of the Beloit NMR Isotope Processing team.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates an ability to lead in a fast-paced environment in regards to production goals, standards, mindsets and behaviors both on and off the production floor.
  • Leads teams in performing various aspects of the Mo-99 radiopharmaceutical production process, including pre-production set-up, manufacturing processes, and post-production activities.
  • Performs the accurate and timely review of records related to Mo-99 radiopharmaceutical production, including digital Batch Records, Forms, Log Books, etc, in accordance with cGMP, GDP, and procedures.
  • Ensures the cleanliness and orderliness of the facility, equipment, and materials, NorthStar’s respective policies and procedures.

Bachelor or Technical Degree in science, technology, or engineering and one or more year of leadership experience within a cGMP manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Prior experience with Automation and CIP Systems desired. Experience working in a regulated (FDA) environment is preferred. Strong mechanical aptitude is required, a scientific background 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.

Operations Lead – 1800 Gateway Blvd. Beloit, WI 53511



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