As a dynamic and fast growing company, MiTeGen is often looking for additional personnel to join our stellar team. Resumes of A+ performers are always welcome at [email protected]. The following positions are currently open with flexibility for part–time or full–time placements.

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Job Description

The Assembly Technician fills a critical team role, providing for the timely, efficient and high quality production of finished product for shipment to customers.

Core job functions include:

  • Organizing inventory
  • Picking inventory for jobs
  • Preparing product components,
  • Assembling products under a microscope,
  • Product inspection,
  • Packaging and shipping,
  • maintenance of inventory.
  • Other tasks as needed

Preference will be made for employees who are most flexible and are able to perform a wide range of tasks very well. Additional job functions for suitably qualified individuals could include writing process documentation, product testing, web site maintenance, development of promotional materials, process improvement planning, metrics tracking, and other responsibilities.


Part Time and/or Full time during normal business hours (8:00 am to 5:00 pm weekdays)


Essential skills and attributes include:

  • must possess excellent fine motor skills for assembly of sub-millimeter size components under a microscope for extended periods of time
  • must follow written or verbal procedures repeatedly and dependably
  • must work effectively and safely with minimal supervision
  • must work well with others and contribute positively to the team morale
  • must be proactive and efficient in work practices
  • must maintain a clean neat and orderly workplace

The Assembly Technician must be highly self-motivated, organized. They should have a strong desire to develop new skills and to grow professionally. They must be able to work closely and openly with others in the office area. As a small technology start-up company, we provide opportunities for skill development and professional growth beyond the core job function for motivated and capable individuals. Scope of the position can be expanded for more qualified individuals.

Desirable additional skills include (not required) : Some preference may be given to applicants with additional aptitude, skills and demonstrated experience in any one or more of these areas:

  • Manufacturing piecework
  • aptitude with MS Excel and MS Word
  • UPS/FedEx shipping
  • Inventory management & job picking

As a small technology start-up company, we provide opportunities for skill development and professional growth beyond the core job function for motivated and capable individuals.


High school diploma or GED required. Associates degree in a technical field preferred

Physical requirements:

The Assembly Technician must be able to efficiently and accurately perform repetitive assembly tasks at both sitting and standing at workstations. These tasks include the need for very accurate fine motor skills with both hands and excellent vision, including the ability to perform assembly work through a microscope for extended periods of time. They must also be able to efficiently perform general office tasks such as working at a computer and telephone.

Interpersonal Temperament

All personnel at MiTeGen are required to contribute positively to the motivation, efficiency and enjoyable atmosphere of the workplace. They must comply with company policies and directives of management with a positive win-win attitude. They must perform well under stress and remain objective and supportive of the company and of teammates. They must respond positively to management direction and proactively work to improve interpersonal relationships and the work environment.

Language Abilities:

The Assembly Technician must be able to communicate very effectively and efficiently in English, both verbally, and in written form.

Work Environment:

The Assembly Technician will work in and contribute to maintaining a clean, orderly, safe and positive working atmosphere. Typical office-like conditions apply throughout the facility. Some work to be performed in Class 10,000 clean room.


Relocation is possible for this position.


No visa sponsorship included with this position


Vacation, Holiday and other benefits as described in the MiTeGen Employee manual and other company documents, and may change over time.


It is the policy of MiTeGen to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, status as a disabled veteran, recently separated or other covered veteran, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Mail to:

PO Box 3867
Ithaca, NY 14852