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Job Title:  General Assembler I

Req ID:  17687
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  OH
City:  44060
Zip:  44060

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Performs assembly work utilizing lean principles (one-piece flow) to produce FDA regulated devices in a controlled work environment.  

  • Learn and carry out detailed work instructions
  • Assemble components to include gluing, weaving, packaging, coiling,  welding using various hand tools and bench top pneumatic presses 
  • Handle and evaluate quality of small parts during manufacturing processes
  • Troubleshoot simple equipment malfunctions 
  • Promote and support a safe working environment
  • Inform team lead/supervisor of any problems pertaining to production, parts, equipment or processes
  • Ability to work effectively with others in a team environment
  • Adhere to Shop Practices including proper gowning and use of personal protective equipment 
  • Supports and promotes LEAN operations by following standard work to include Safety Observations, Idea Generation and Hour by Hour Board updates
  • Meet quality assurance requirements and complete documentation associated with same
  • Duties and responsibilities contained in this job description may change at any time
Education Degree
  • High School Diploma or GED
Required Experience
  • Communication –  Ability to read, understand and communicate oral and written instructions in English.  
  • Reasoning Ability – Ability to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving parts and equipment variation while maintaining quality expectations.  Ability to identify, communicate and trouble shoot problems. 
  • Teamwork – ability to work effectively and collaboratively with other employees.
  • Computer Skills – Will be required to enter data at a computer terminal.
  • Mathematical Skills – Basic counting and arithmetic skills required. 


STERIS plc is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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