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Assistant Radio Pharmacist

Job Description and Requirements

Job description / Role

- To effectively coordinate and actively participate in teaching Radiation trainees as a member of the Radiation Therapy Team 
- The assistant Radio Pharmacist chemist- is responsible for coordinating and supervising the learning experiences of Radiation Therapy Trainees in all designated areas of PSHOC 
- Instructing the trainees in all aspects of radiation treatment delivery and pre-treatment procedures 
- Managing student affairs while they are in Radiation Oncology Department 


- Acting in accordance with all KKUH policies and procedures 
- Performs Duties within the following groups: Radiochemistry operations in hot cells area; OR radiopharmaceuticals manufacturing in production area OR testing products in QC/QA are OR R&D in the Research activities. 
- Understands the technical duties; complies with GMP guidelines for radiopharmaceuticals handling or quality parameters, or the applicable methodologies. 
- Uses standard laboratory equipment in proper manner; performs calibrations, validations and maintenance of equipment. Maintains good records. 
- Assist in preparation and updating of SOPs and GMP documentation. Applies chemical and radiochemical principles, and performs research and development activities. 
- Understands and adheres to the radiation protection regulations; ensures compliance with highest level of radiation safety according to national and international regulation of radiation protection. 
- Assists in training activities. Supervises junior and inexperienced staff as needed 
- Preforms administrative duties; budget preparation, equipment purchases, permanence evaluations, hire recommendations and continuing education activities. 
- Follow all safety procedures and monitoring radiation in accordance with the national and international standards rates. 
- Participates in self and other is educational and training and development, as applicable. 
- Performs any other related duties assigned 
- Facilitating and coordinating the learning and workflow of trainees in the designated area. Performing complex therapeutic procedures with accuracy 
- To ensure that all radiation Therapy statistics, interlocks and machine faults are documented and reported in the agreed appropriate manner and all treatment records are checked at least weekly. 
- Behavior demonstrates cultural appropriateness and sensitivity. Individual responsabilities, actions and contributions enhance the success of the area/team/service. 
- Involving actively in providing patient and family education 
- Participating in performance management Process. 


- Master Or Bachelor Degree in pharmacy ,Chemistry or related fields 
- B.SC in Radiation Therapy and eligible for accreditation with the Saudi Council for Health Specialties 
- Associate Degree in Radiation Therapy and eligible for accreditation with the Saudi Council for health Specialties