Manufacturing Technician


Stirling, UK

Job Type


Company Overview

LumiraDx is a medical technology company developing, manufacturing and marketing smart connected diagnostics and diagnostic-led care solutions. Founded in 2014 by entrepreneurs with a successful track record in building and scaling medical diagnostics and health IT businesses, the company has major operations in the UK and the USA, and is supported by a global sales network, LumiraDx is a high growth organisation. We have recently launched the innovative LumiraDx Platform, and are looking for proactive, experienced, focused and enthusiastic individuals who can make a significant contribution to the continued growth and success of our dynamic and forward-looking company.

Role & Responsibilities

Manufacturing Technician - Full Time - Permanent

This role will predominantly be based at our Manor Loan site in Stirling, working days (Monday to Friday – 08:30 to 17:30). 

The Opportunity

The purpose of the role is to perform assay strip manufacturing in the pilot lines to support assay development within R&D.  The scope of the role will be to be responsible for the successful manufacture of assay strips being developed by LumiraDx. The role is a combination of manual and semi-automated processes. In this role you will be operating a variety of equipment, e.g. Laser Cutters, Hamilton dispensers, Rotary Sealer, manual assembly jig and guillotine..

The Role

  • Manufacture disposable test strips in line with SOPs and manufacturing schedule
  • Operate a variety of equipment following SOPs
  • Input all data as each process requires into batch record
  • Visually inspect product carrying out final QC checks before pouching
  • Manage materials efficiently within pilot line, ensure all issues are highlighted in a timely manner and trouble shoot and resolve where possible.
  • Carry out routine maintenance/calibration checks to ensure compliant set up and running of equipment.
  • Carry out duties in line with Lean Manufacturing/5S techniques.
  • Complete accurate batch records and relevant audit paperwork.
  • Report non-conformances in a timely manner.
  • Ensure full compliance with all relevant GMP and HSE requirements.

Required Experience

About You

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with the following experience:

  • Experience of working within a cleanroom, ideally within GMP/other regulated manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in manual assembly.
  • Knowledge of 5S principals.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office.


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Thank you for your interest. If you're successful in your application, you may be subject to all or some of the LumiraDx standard pre-employment checks. This includes employment references; Criminal records data checks which are processed as part of our recruitment process for employment or continued employment to comply with legal and regulatory obligations to which the company is subject. LumiraDx place a high level of importance on its responsibilities for information security and privacy and have put in place an information security management system to ensure that the company and its staff maintain the highest standards with respect to data protection and information security.