As a leading university hospital with a rich tradition, the Inselspital is part of the Insel Group and is a centre of medical expertise and high technology with an international reputation as well as being a first-class training and research centre.
SWAN Isotopen AG, Bern
100 % | in Bern
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SWAN Isotopen AG is a fully certified modern radiopharmaceutical company on the Campus of Inselspital, the university Hospital Bern. In close collaboration with the University of Bern, the company participates also in the development of targeted radiodiagnostics and therapeutics.
We are looking for a highly motivated Technician (school for higher technical education HTL/CFC) for our infrastructure and maintenance team, who is interested in entering the radiopharmaceutical industry, as an entry-level position.•
Work in a full GMP standards environment
Maintenance, qualification, calibration and validation of:
. Cyclotron particle accelerator . Shielded isolators dedicates to radiopharmaceuticals production . Chemistry modules dedicated to radioisotope synthesis . Heating-Ventilation-Air-Conditioning automatized ventilation system . Classified rooms and environments . Plant supervisor system for data acquisition . Related medical devices . Environmental monitoring system
SOP writing and reviewing related to technical aspects
Data recording and trending
Maintenance Technician role includes weekend shifts for planned and extraordinary interventions as well as day and night shifts.
Education: school for higher technical education HTL/CFC in electronics or affiliated training
Skilled in handling technical equipment
Willing to work with radioactivity for medical applications, following radioprotection rules
Reliable team player, able to work under time pressure
Languages: English (all GMP documents are in English), German is an asset
Basis knowledge and usage of Excel and Word
What you can expect We offer contemporary working conditions, a modern, state of the art infrastructure and stimulating working environment.
Are you interested?
For further information, please contact: Riccardo Bosi, Infrastructure Manager, phone +41 31 384 00 49
The Insel Group forms Switzerland's largest full-service medical care system -– from primary care through to state-of-the-art medicine -– that is available to everyone in the country. This ensures that every patient is treated at the most appropriate place for them and has access to the latest technologies, methods and medical options at all times.
As a university hospital and the leading training institution in Canton Bern, the Inselspital offers training in 36 out of 44 possible medical disciplines. In their role as training organisations, the university clinics and institutes of the Insel Group are rated with an "A" – the highest classification. In addition, the Insel Group offers practical training and CPD (continuous professional development) for all health professions up to specialist nursing care. It offers a broad range of vocational traineeships for its trainees, who currently number 300.
Gender equality and the advancement of women are a big priority for us. Our career paths and models are designed so that part-time work and family responsibilities are no obstacles to taking on responsibility at our company.
Flexible working hours, part-time work and job-sharing. We are keen to accommodate the needs of our staff where the role and operating requirements of the hospital allow. This also applies to our executive-grade roles.
We offer 115 childcare places for around 180 children up to pre-school age at various locations. At the Inselspital site, there is also a group for babies from the fourth month and a private kindergarten.
As a family-friendly employer, the Insel Group provides generous schemes for unpaid leave, short remunerated breaks and parental leave in the event of the birth of a child or an adoption. Fathers also receive ten working days paid paternity leave. Extra days of leave are offered by way of a loyalty bonus from as early as the fifth year of service!
Bern and its region assume a central role in Switzerland. With its enviable infrastructure, rapid links to the country's major conurbations, proximity to urban and rural districts and variety of wonderful recreational areas, Bern and its environs offer an unusually high quality of life.
The social package we offer is far above the industry average. Our benefits are exceptional, particularly in the case of maternity leave, continued payment of salary in the event of sickness and accident, and full payment of daily sickness allowance or group health insurance premiums.
For us it is very important new employees undergo a well prepared and thorough induction. We give you detailed information about your new employer at a monthly welcome event and also provide tailored induction programmes in the clinics, institutes and administrative departments.
Every site operated by the Insel Group has one or more staff restaurants. Our staff appreciate the quality, variety and creativity of our catering, which has repeatedly won prestigious gastronomy prizes.
Innovations in medicine and research are only possible if we continue to develop. Rapid developments in the medical field bring about extraordinary processes of change – as well as prospects for individual development for you.
Respect and a high regard for the individual are central to everything we do.
We have confidence in our abilitiesand share our knowledge for the benefit of all our patients.
Our actions comply with the highest standards of quality and safety.
We seek new approaches as well as promote research and innovation.
We treat one another with respect and appreciation, foster professional cooperation and promote interdisciplinarity.
We are committed to our values and are guided by sincerity, transparency and dependability.
Facts and figures
6 sites in the canton of Bern
Over 10,000 employees from around 80 countries
Over 300 trainees in 16 vocational fields
15,185 placement/training weeks (at tertiary level, medical and other professions)
Around 500,000 patients, including over 60,750 inpatients
1st class: the Inselspital is the leading Swiss university hospital in terms of patient satisfaction.
University hospital (highly specialist care, all disciplines)
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