Medicine, Materials, Energy and Environment

Production Technologist, Saskatchewan Centre for Cyclotron Sciences

Full-time, Permanent

The Sylvia Fedoruk Canadian Centre for Nuclear Innovation (Fedoruk Centre) is seeking outstanding applications for a Production Technologist who will be responsible for the manufacturing of radiopharmaceuticals at the Saskatchewan Centre for Cyclotron Sciences (SCCS). The complete job profile is here.

SCCS is owned by the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) and operated by the Fedoruk Centre. The new $25 million facility features a high-current ACSI TR24 cyclotron; a cGMP radiopharmaceutical laboratory including hot cells, auto-synthesis units and a quality control system (HPLC, GC, TLC); and a suite of offices, all located in 1400 square meters of newly renovated space co-located with 600 square meters of additional space to be developed in support of related research activities. It is licensed by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission as a Class II Nuclear Facility, and its core activity is the production of imaging probes and associated technologies for applications in human, animal and plant research and in medical care. This key infrastructure resource will be the centre of collaborations and partnerships among the province’s two universities, the provincial health regions and industry.

As a subsidiary of the University of Saskatchewan, the Fedoruk Centre operates independently under the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act. The Fedoruk Centre and SCCS are located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

The salary range is $42,500 to $57,000 per annum. Placement within the range is dependent upon education and experience. This is a full-time permanent position. This position is not within any collective bargaining unit.

How to apply

See the Job Profile for detailed qualifications and job description. Submit a covering letter and resume in PDF format by email to Subject Line:  Production Technologist; [your name].

This position will be posted until filled.  Screening will begin on April 21, 2017, with the start date to be mutually agreed upon.  While the Fedoruk Centre thanks all applicants for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  

Inquiries regarding this position may be directed to:

Ghislain Boudreault, Facility Manager
Saskatchewan Centre for Cyclotron Sciences
Phone:  306-966-3386; Email:

The Fedoruk Centre is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.