Cyclotron Engineer

Job Description

Organization: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Diagnostic Imaging
Requisition Number: 242215
Primary Location: United States-Washington-Spokane
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 5%

Job Description:

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Cyclotron Maintenance Technician


Do you enjoy the challenge of working with complex/technical equipment and instrumentation? As a Cyclotron Maintenance Technician you will support our cross-disciplinary radiopharmaceutical research and production facility. In this role you will be responsible for service and maintenance to a cyclotron, radiochemistry synthesizers other critical equipment within the facility.


Please note that this is a 2nd/3rd shift position at the PETNET Solutions pharmacy; flexibility to work alternative shifts is required.


This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Cyclotron Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for:


·         Provide service and maintenance for multiple cyclotrons and associated chemistry modules.

·         Schedules work and manages spare parts usage to minimize costs and maximize effectiveness 
Monitors and improves Up Time for site cyclotron system(s).

·         Participates in the assessment of semi-complex product and equipment performance and recommends modifications and improvements. 

·         Participates in routine biomarker production function as needed.

·         Responds to calls for service support within a reasonable amount of time.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers


·         Hands on experience working with and troubleshooting complex/technical equipment

·         Experience servicing capital equipment.

·         Working knowledge of the PET radioisotope production workflow preferred but not required.

·         Associates degree in engineering discipline or equivalent experience preferred but not required.


Required skills to have for the success of this role


·         Strong Electrical and Mechanical Troubleshooting skills

·         Ability to work independently


At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.


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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

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