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Quality Control Technician

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Westbrook, ME 04098
Job Description

Abbott Rapid Diagnostics is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.

The position of Quality Control Technician is within our Infectious Disease Developed Markets business unit located at Scarborough, Maine. In this role you will perform work required to ensure Company product quality is maintained at standards set forth by Company Quality System and mandated by regulatory agencies such as the FDA, ISO, and CMDR.

This job description will be reviewed periodically and is subject to change by management.


Perform testing of in-process components for Lateral Flow, ELISA and Molecular products

Perform final release testing for Lateral Flow, ELISA and Molecular products

Troubleshooting of technical and quality issues

Undertake new procedures and observe proper safety precautions

Able to perform technical procedures and use laboratory equipment

Review batch records

Calibrate/maintain laboratory equipment

Maintain Good Manufacturing/Laboratory Practices (GMP/GLP)


Associates degree in Biology, Chemistry, Life Sciences or other related technical field or equivalent combination of education and experience

1+ years of laboratory and/or quality control experience


2+ years’ experience in a regulated industry.

2+ years’ experience with GMP, FDA, ISO and USDA regulations.

Prior experience in the following areas:

Pipette experience

pH meter

ELISA assays


Working knowledge of internet software, Fourth Shift, and MRP Inventory/Manufacturing software and Mircosoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, and Word).

Knowledge of enzyme and/or immunochromatographic assays, inspection/measurement systems, systematic troubleshooting, statistics and data analysis.

An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email

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