Production Technician Level 1

Job Title:                     Production Technician Level 1

Department:                 Production

Reports To:                 Production Manager

Pay Classification:      Non-Exempt

Position Summary:      Under direct supervision, the Production Technician Level 1 is responsible for the preparation and application of components used to produce Chembio diagnostic products.

Duties & Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the application of all buffers, test lines, control lines, and other components used in Chembio diagnostic products.
  • Performs daily scale calibrations as indicated.
  • Maintains and updates all department log documentation as described by the QA department, including equipment and calibration logs.
  • Maintains neat and accurate batch records as either an operator or a witness during all procedures.
  • Uses equipment effectively, skillfully and efficiently. Maintains equipment and work area as directed.
  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
  • Maintains a clean working environment and restocks the production area as needed.
  • Complies with regulatory standards. Adheres to all OSHA compliance laws and conforms to the requirements of the USDA and FDA.
  • Conforms to the requirements of cGMP’s.
  • Reports deviations to established processes.


  • Masterlot preparation
  • Buffer Filling
  • Sample Pad treatment
  • Conjugate Pad Blocking
  • Membrane Blocking
  • Conjugate Spray

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor’s or Associate Degree in Biology or a related field preferred
  • Attention to detail and proficient record keeping
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer Skills- Microsoft Office, WORD, Excel a plus
  • cGMP experience a plus

For immediate consideration, please send a resume to
Chembio is an Equal Opportunity Employer.