Curium Environmental Monitoring Quality Technician in Maryland Heights, Missouri

About Curium: Curium was formed in 2017 through the union of IBA Molecular and Mallinckrodt Nuclear Medicine LLC. Curium is a world-class nuclear medicine solutions provider with over 100 years of combined industry experience. We are proud to service over 14 million patients worldwide each year and strive to provide best-in-class quality products and exceptional, reliable service. Our diverse group of industry experts is unified under one strong and singular focus – to develop, manufacture and supply SPECT, PET and therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals to customers around the globe. In fact, we have over 6,000 customers in over 70 countries world-wide. At Curium, every single dose counts in helping doctors and patients diagnose and treat disease. That means every single employee counts toward meeting this unified objective to help each patient live “Life Forward”. We have an amazing team that lives by our core values every single day – integrity, commitment and collaboration. Our North American headquarters is in Maryland Heights, MO. Come grow with us! Summary of Position: Perform assigned quality control or quality assurance activities in order to comply with applicable SOP's and cGMPs. Responsibilities will initially focus on data entry and data clean up. Schedule: Initially, work hours well be relatively consistent with normal business hours. Work hours will transition to a shift based, 5 week rotating schedule so we repeat the following schedule: Weeks 1-3: M-Th 0700-1530 and Friday 0600-1430 Week 4: M-Th 0500-1330 and Sunday 0500-1330 Week 5: M-Th 0600-1630 Essential Functions: • Ensure a safe and quality working environment through training, awareness, and compliance to safety/Quality guidelines and SOP’s. • Ensure the maintenance of their department, premises and equipment. • Perform monitoring lab equipment and techniques (SAS, SMA, Met One particle counter, viable airborne monitoring (active and passive), total airborne particulate sampling, viable surface monitoring, personnel monitoring, and membrane filtration of water samples). • Ensure that all necessary testing is carried out to perform all the assigned tasks confidently and consistently. • Ensure the use of proper aseptic technique during testing of controlled environments and utility systems. • Perform all work in compliance with site quality, site safety and radiation protection guidelines. • Collaborate with other team members to ensure the quality task is performed in timely manner. • Must demonstrate flexibility in adjusting to changing priorities and schedules. • Attend mandatory trainings as required by site regulatory requirements and management. • Assist with investigations. • Perform other general duties associated with the position as required by supervision. Requirements: • Associate’s Degree or completion of four college-level life science courses required. • Good interpersonal skills. • Good hands on, analytical, and problem solving and decision making skills. • Excellent writing and verbal communications skills. • Good computer skills, including utilizing personal computers and data entry programs. • Ability to work independently and with others to accomplish goals and priorities. • Flexibility and teamwork skills. • High level of energy and regular, consistent attendance. Organizational Relationships / Scope: • Has contact with all internal quality (QA, QC, Validation) and manufacturing operations. • Will also have frequent interactions with colleagues and supervision. Working Conditions: • Standard office environment, coupled with approximately 80% time in radiopharmaceutical manufacturing and laboratory environments. • Must be willing to wear a variety of personal protective equipment. • Willingness to work in a team based environment. • Close attention to detail required. • May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time while performing duties. • Must be able to work outside of regular work hours. • Willingness to work in plant producing radioactive materials and requiring all employees to participate in safety programs designed to minimize potential and/or actual exposure levels. • Responsibilities also include the ability to lift, walk, bend, stoop, push, pull, reach, and climb stairs without accommodation. • Must possess good hand-eye coordination. Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Equal Opportunity Employer: Curium is an equal opportunity employer and believes everyone deserves respect, dignity and equality. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

About Curium:

Curium was formed in 2017 through the union of IBA Molecular and Mallinckrodt Nuclear Medicine LLC. Curium is a world-class nuclear medicine solutions provider with over 100 years of combined industry experience. We are proud to service over 14 million patients worldwide each year and strive to provide best-in-class quality products and exceptional, reliable service.

Our diverse group of industry experts is unified under one strong and singular focus – to develop, manufacture and supply SPECT, PET and therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals to customers around the globe. In fact, we have over 6,000 customers in over 70 countries world-wide.

At Curium, every single dose counts in helping doctors and patients diagnose and treat disease. That means every single employee counts toward meeting this unified objective to help each patient live “Life Forward”. We have an amazing team that lives by our core values every single day – integrity, commitment and collaboration. Our North American headquarters is in Maryland Heights, MO. Come grow with us!

Summary of Position:

Perform assigned quality control or quality assurance activities in order to comply with applicable SOP's and cGMPs. Responsibilities will initially focus on data entry and data clean up.

Schedule:

Initially, work hours well be relatively consistent with normal business hours. Work hours will transition to a shift based, 5 week rotating schedule so we repeat the following schedule:

Weeks 1-3: M-Th 0700-1530 and Friday 0600-1430

Week 4: M-Th 0500-1330 and Sunday 0500-1330

Week 5: M-Th 0600-1630

Essential Functions:

  • Ensure a safe and quality working environment through training, awareness, and compliance to safety/Quality guidelines and SOP’s.

  • Ensure the maintenance of their department, premises and equipment. • Perform monitoring lab equipment and techniques (SAS, SMA, Met One particle counter, viable airborne monitoring (active and passive), total airborne particulate sampling, viable surface monitoring, personnel monitoring, and membrane filtration of water samples).

  • Ensure that all necessary testing is carried out to perform all the assigned tasks confidently and consistently.

  • Ensure the use of proper aseptic technique during testing of controlled environments and utility systems.

  • Perform all work in compliance with site quality, site safety and radiation protection guidelines.

  • Collaborate with other team members to ensure the quality task is performed in timely manner.

  • Must demonstrate flexibility in adjusting to changing priorities and schedules.

  • Attend mandatory trainings as required by site regulatory requirements and management.

  • Assist with investigations.

  • Perform other general duties associated with the position as required by supervision.

Requirements:

• Associate’s Degree or completion of four college-level life science courses required.

• Good interpersonal skills. • Good hands on, analytical, and problem solving and decision making skills.

• Excellent writing and verbal communications skills.

• Good computer skills, including utilizing personal computers and data entry programs.

• Ability to work independently and with others to accomplish goals and priorities.

• Flexibility and teamwork skills.

• High level of energy and regular, consistent attendance.

Organizational Relationships / Scope:

• Has contact with all internal quality (QA, QC, Validation) and manufacturing operations.

• Will also have frequent interactions with colleagues and supervision.

Working Conditions:

• Standard office environment, coupled with approximately 80% time in radiopharmaceutical manufacturing and laboratory environments.

• Must be willing to wear a variety of personal protective equipment.

• Willingness to work in a team based environment.

• Close attention to detail required.

• May be required to sit or stand for long periods of time while performing duties.

• Must be able to work outside of regular work hours.

• Willingness to work in plant producing radioactive materials and requiring all employees to participate in safety programs designed to minimize potential and/or actual exposure levels.

• Responsibilities also include the ability to lift, walk, bend, stoop, push, pull, reach, and climb stairs without accommodation.

• Must possess good hand-eye coordination.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Curium is an equal opportunity employer and believes everyone deserves respect, dignity and equality. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.