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PT Service Engineer Physics

   Back Region: United States Kind of contract: Open-ended Work regime: Fulltime Location: US - MO - Kansas City
Retour Région: United States Type de contrat: Open-ended Régime de travail: Fulltime Lieu: US - MO - Kansas City
Zurück Region: United States Art des Vertrages: Open-ended Arbeit Regime: Fulltime Standort: US - MO - Kansas City
  返回 地区: United States 样的合同: Open-ended 工作体制: Fulltime 地点: US - MO - Kansas City

Job Description

Description de l'emploi



IBA Proton Therapy is the industry leader in particle therapy, with the most precise clinical radiotherapy methods. IBA is internationally headquartered in Louvain la Neuve, Belgium with regional headquarters in Herndon, VA right outside of our nation’s capital Washington, D.C.   With more than 30 years of success in cancer diagnostics and treatment, IBA is the worldwide leader of technology in the field of proton therapy.  IBA currently has systems and treatment centers in Europe, Asia, North America and expanding to emerging markets throughout the world.  The IBA name and mission has grown through the years making us one of the stand out companies to join; and who would not want to work for a company that stands for the protection, enhancement and saving the lives of those fighting this horrible disease. 
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Field Service Engineer – Beam Physics
Do you have a track record of identifying solutions to complex troubleshooting tasks?
If so, then read on!
We have an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced Physics Engineer to join our dynamic team responsible for operating and maintaining our proton therapy site.  This individual will be seen as a ROCKSTAR!!! The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable and professionally polished in aspects of Physics engineering or Radiation Therapy.  Someone with a "LOGICAL" mentality, but also likes to work with his/her hands, you are seeking a “CHALLENGE”, while identifying a “SYSTEMATIC” approach to finding solutions.

What you'll be doing?
As a Field Service Engineer – Beam Physics, you would be responsible for the installation and/or maintenance and/or repair of IBA equipment’s/systems (applies to hardware and software) at IBA or on customer's site, to deliver within defined timelines a final reliable working product, matching quality, performance, customer satisfaction requirements.
Install and/or test equipment/systems according to specifications; Adjust and fine tune subsystems according the requirements of the procedures
Repair equipment/systems, taking all necessary actions to solve problems and document solutions
Maintain equipment/systems according to the maintenance schedule
Provide remote, on-call support to sites under CS/Installation
Provide training to customers and less-experienced engineers on site regarding proper and safe usage of equipment and systems
Maintain a clean working environment and behavior in line with the safety rules
Report and document interventions and actions undertaken with a proper level of detail and accuracy
Propose solutions that improve equipment reliability, instability, and operability
Ensure all IBA and legal requirements for safety and quality within the teams
Provide technical oversight of one or more sites according to area competencies. 
What's in it for you?
IBA offers you a competitive performance-based compensation package
Comprehensive benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, 401K, etc.)
Amazing possibilities to evolve within IBA worldwide.
Leading organization with the ability to create your own career path.
IBA offers you the roadmap to great achievements in the fight against cancer. 
So, if you are a great Physics Engineer as well as a problem-solver, if you like to challenge yourself to identify solutions that are out of the box, and you like working with your hands, please APPLY now!!!
“We Engineer HOPE”






What you need to qualify for this position?
Education and Experience:
Bachelor of Science in Physics or equivalent
Experience in electronics/electrical system troubleshooting required
Working near a Proton Therapy site, and near a major airport is required
Must be willing to work on-site during non-travel periods
Candidate must have experience in several of the following fields: Electromagnetics, dosimetry measurements, control systems, regulation loops, sensors, high voltage equipment, low voltage equipment
Electromechanical system repair, maintenance and operations of large systems considered a plus 
Computer Skills:  
General Knowledge of Microsoft products such as Excel, Word, Access, Outlook are required
Basic knowledge of Linux and Python is REQUIRED; working knowledge is considered a PLUS.
SAP knowledge a plus
Microsoft Project experience is a PLUS. 
Behavioral Characteristics: 
Takes initiative without being directed
Good customer service mentality
Strong commitment to teamwork
Works well under pressure 
Work Environment & Physical Demands: 
The position is a professional position and the conduct of such a position should be the basic expectation
This position may require you to be away from home for 2 to 3 weeks at a time depending on workload/project
Ability to lift >50 pounds repeatedly
Ability to sit for long periods of time
Good manual dexterity
Ability to hear and speak clearly
More than 40 hours per week is sometimes required.
Rotating shift work including nights and weekends is required.
Occupational exposure to radiation
Work with high voltage equipment and magnetic fields
Having the ability to operate the cyclotron at an advanced level is a nice to have and maybe required per site augmentation.
Work with hazardous materials
Ability to travel at high volumes, both domestic and international sometimes on short notice.
Perform the essential functions of the job

Working at heights which includes 4 feet or higher
Climbing ladders
Standing, sitting or stooping for long periods of time





Who are we?

Innovating for life since 1986, IBA has become the global leader in proton therapy, considered as the most advanced and accurate form of radiotherapy in cancer treatments using ionizing rays.
Thanks to the unique properties of protons, tumors can be targeted more accurately while limiting exposure of the surrounding healthy tissues
We provide two types of therapy center: the IBA’s Proteus®PLUS which offer a multi-room solution and the Proteus®ONE who is a more compact single room solution that is easier to install, integrate and operate.
To date, more than 58 world renowned medical institutions have built a Particle Therapy Center with IBA across 3 continents.
Sustainability commitment   
As a company, we are focused on striking the right balance between our stakeholders: increasing our market share and the return for our shareholders, improving the quality of life of our customers, patients and employees, and contributing to the well-being of our society, while also maintaining and restoring our planet’s health.

“Since 2021, IBA is recognized as a certified B Corporation (or B Corp). B Corps are companies that promote ‘business as a force for good’, balancing profit and purpose. They meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability.”
Our Proton Therapy Solutions are targeted towards the same objective of making a positive impact on patient health by providing health care professionals with the most effective and accurate solutions for diagnosis and treatment.
Check out our webpage sustainability to find out more!
Innovation at the core: shaping the future of proton therapy
We dare designing innovative solutions because we aim for better treatment. That is why our teams are focused on continuously improving the quality and stability of our Proteus®ONE and Proteus®PLUS solutions.
IBA constantly improve the proton therapy technology for the benefit of patients. We work diligently to advance proton therapy, in close collaboration with our customers and through R&D partnerships.
If you want to discover the new technologies we are working on as well as our different business unit, read our new brochure





The identity of IBA is characterized by a group of colleagues driven by motivation, curiosity, creativity, the desire to learn on a daily basis, by technical challenges and above all by a highly developed team and family spirit that makes the daily life smoother and more enjoyable!
By joining a team of about 40 nationalities and working on more than 45 different sites on 3 continents, IBA offers you the opportunity of a meaningful career with a direct impact in the fight against cancer.​
We are driven by: ​
  • Innovating in a cutting-edge technology environment ​
  • Developing professional and personal skills by learning on the Job; by participating in challenging projects; top class courses ​
  • Evolving in a friendly culture environment based upon solid values (dare - share - care - be fair) ​
  • Acting autonomously and belonging to motivated teams with good work-life balance ​
  • Contributing to a company where sustainability, safety and well-being are key to our success
If you are passionate, cause-driven, you can make this quest yours by joining our dedicated colleagues and give your career a new meaning.

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PT Service Engineer Physics

Region: United States Kind of contract: Open-ended Work regime: Fulltime Location: US - MO - Kansas City

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