Floater Nuclear Pharmacist

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/17/17
Knoxville, TN
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/17/17

Job Description:

General Purpose:

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 that this is a night shift position and will require travel to sites in the region for coverage. 
* Production of Axumin radionuclides
* Preparation and testing of radiopharmaceuticals
* Dispensing of radiopharmaceuticals
* Maintaining inventory
* 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
* 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
Physical Demands:
* Ability to handle 100 lb. packages
Supervisory Duties:
* Leads multiple non-exempt



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