Siemens Nuclear Pharmacist in Knoxville, Tennessee
Job Family: Manufacturing
Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Diagnostic Imaging
Requisition Number: 200356
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.
The Siemens Healthcare Division develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape. As a global leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, and healthcare information technology, we have a keen understanding of the entire patient care continuum-from prevention and early detection to diagnosis and treatment.
For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare
Responsible for operational support in compliance with PET cGMP, radiation safety program, license commitments and corporate policies in the manufacture and distribution of quality positron emitting radiopharmaceuticals to medical care providers. Provides support in all aspects of the local business including financial, human resource management, regulatory compliance and customer support.
Please note this is a night shift role
Production of radionuclides
Preparation and testing of radiopharmaceuticals
Dispensing of radiopharmaceuticals
Ensures compliance with all regulatory commitments including the cGMP, Radiation Safety, Pharmacy laws and corporate policies and procedures and other applicable Federal, State and Local authorities
Responsible and accountable under State Pharmacy Law, for all actions of personnel working in the permitted pharmacy area, in the absence of the Pharmacy Manager (PIC)
Delivers and ensures performance of aseptic techniques, including sterility test and pyrogen testing per company standard operating procedures
Ensures performance of QC procedures using analytical equipment and chemical tests per company standard operating procedures
Maintains all applicable documents and records
Prepares shipment of radioactive materials according to procedure and licensing authorities requirements
Provides support in operation and maintenance of cyclotron, chemistry modules, QC equipment and associated software
Ensures clean, orderly and safe working environment
Participates in personnel training and staff development
Provides support for local region pharmacies as directed
Provides exemplary customer service, including telephone and customer visits as necessary
Other tasks as assigned by supervisor
Degree in Pharmacy and state licensure or ability to obtain state licensure
Experience in production of radionuclides and dispensing of radiopharmaceuticals preferred
Communicates effectively with a proven ability to interpret information and provide and/or follow complex instructions
Ability to work independently and/or as part of a cross-functional team
Strong customer relations skills
Working knowledge of MS Windows applications
- Ability to handle 100 lb. packages
- Leads multiple non-exempt employees
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