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Senior PET Radiopharmaceutical Technician (Chemist/Radiochemist)

Company: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Lo
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Position Summary
Position is responsible for producing clinical and investigational radiopharmaceutical and supports clinical research development as needed.

For the full job description and to apply, visit, Job ID: JR63418.

Job Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Prepares radiopharmaceuticals (RaPh) for clinical and research use following written SOP's. Trouble shoots instrumentation for radiopharmaceutical production as required. Performs analytical analyses of final RaPh.
Performs chemical syntheses required for radiopharmaceutical research and development under supervision of research investigator.
Performs radiopharmaceutical quality control validation tests as required.
Orders necessary supplies and equipment in a timely and cost-efficient manner. Checks loading dock for incoming packages and appropriately receives incoming orders.

Preferred Qualifications
Experience in analytical chemistry.
Working knowledge of computers.
Experience working with radioactive materials.
Attention to detail.
Ability to perform duties quickly and efficiently under time constraints.
Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Working knowledge of PET unit including ability to diagnose, interrogate and evaluate radiation sensing, electronics, and computer systems and repair electronic circuits, computer interfaces, and radiation detection circuits.

Required Qualifications
B.S. /B.A. in chemistry preferred or related science, equivalent experience in a lab or FDG manufacturing facility also acceptable.


Salary Range
$52,200.00 - $81,100.00 / Annually
The salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.

Pre-Employment Screening
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.

Benefits Statement
Washington University in St. Louis is committed to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to our employees. Benefits eligibility is subject to employment status, full-time equivalent (FTE) workload, and weekly standard hours. Please visit our website at to view a summary of benefits.

EEO/AA Statement
Washington University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to an individual's sex, race, color, religion, age, disability status, protected veteran status, national or ethnic origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation. Women, minorities, protected veterans and the disabled are strongly encouraged to apply.

Diversity Statement
Washington University is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment - fostering respect for all and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. Individuals with a commitment to these values are encouraged to apply.

Keywords: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Lo, St. Louis , Senior PET Radiopharmaceutical Technician (Chemist/Radiochemist), Professions , Saint Louis, Missouri

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