Plant 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.


This position will support NorthStar’s Beloit, WI campus with respect to Plant Engineering functions. This position will act as the technical leader for facility and utility installations and commissioning, as well as execute capital and continuous improvement projects for the facilities in support of cGMP operations. This position will also be the Facilities department champion for OSHA programs.  All projects and duties will be completed in compliance with applicable cGMP, FDA, OSHA and all other regulatory agency standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the planning, construction, and commissioning of manufacturing system facilities and utilities.
  • Support facilities functions to ensure facilities are prepared at all times for FDA inspections and are in compliance with applicable regulations.
  • Lead or support the planning, approval and execution of complex or multi-trade projects requiring engineering design or design by outside consultants or contractors.
  • Provide support for unplanned, unexpected or urgent facilities issues which require immediate action.


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and six or more years of experience in a Plant Engineer, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in FDA regulated (food or pharma) industry 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 Plant Engineer – 1800 Gateway Blvd. Beloit, WI 53511