The average pay for a Radioisotope Production Operator is $79,081 a year and $38 an hour in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The average salary range for a Radioisotope Production Operator is between $56,798 and $97,507.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Calgary, Alberta.
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Controls laboratory compounding equipment enclosed in protective hot cell to prepare radioisotopes and other radioactive materials for use as tracers for biological, biomedical, physiological, and industrial purposes according to written procedures: places specified amounts of chemicals into container to be irradiated at nuclear reactor or with other irradiation equipment.
Secures vacuum pump head to outlet valve on special container to replace air with inert gas, and routes container to irradiation facility.
Receives irradiated chemicals delivered in shielded cell.
Moves manipulator to open container and transfer irradiated contents into glass vessel.
Opens pneumatic valves or uses manipulators to add specified types and quantities of chemical reagents into glass vessel to produce radioactive product.
Controls manipulators to pour liquids required to perform standard chemical analyses involving titration and filtration.
Withdraws radioactive sample for transport to chemical laboratory for analysis.
Fills shipping container inside cell with prescribed quantity of radioisotope material for shipment pending sample approval.
Calgary ( (listen)) is a city in the Canadian province of Alberta. It is situated at the confluence of the Bow River and the Elbow River in the south of the province, in an area of foothills and prairie, about 80 km (50 mi) east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. The city anchors the south end of the Statistics Canada-defined urban area, the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor.The city had a population of 1,267,344 in 2018, making it Alberta's largest city and Canada's third-largest municipality. Also in 2016, Calgary had a metropolitan population of 1,392,609, making it the fourth-largest census metropolitan area...