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Job Title:  Calibration Technician I

Req ID:  36883
Job Category:  Service/Technical Services

Bethlehem, PA, US, 18017


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

Calibration Technician is responsible for conducting in-house (95%) & external calibrations (5%) for CECS instrumentation and Customer instrumentation. Conduct all work according to CECS SOPs, GMPs and in a safe and professional manner.  Utilizes equipment and maintains laboratory in orderly fashion according to established safety standards. Responsible for the safe movement of Customer product.  Review of product and process documents and instructions, i.e., Customer provided special instructions and service orders to ensure accurate processing.


  • Become proficient in the calibration of the following equipment: Anemometers, Manometers, Differential Pressure Gauges, Wind tunnel, Template dataloggers, IRTD, Multi Meters, Particle Counters, Conductivity/Resistivity Displays, Conductivity Meter, Air Samplers, Temperature/Relative Humidity equipment/transmitters, General-Purpose Transducers/Transmitters, Pressure, vacuum and compound gauges, and associated pressure manifold assembly, vacuum pumps, Portable Validators, Temperature Reference Baths, Tachometer and RPM displays, Timers and stopwatches, Flow and level sensors, Photometers, Sound meters, Light meters, (est. 30%)
  • Completion of applicable paperwork trail, including checklists, generation of raw data and final reports.  Responsible for calibration report generation, maintaining all assigned test equipment and assuring equipment is in calibration. (est. 10%)
  • Contributes to accuracy of processing and product accountability by maintaining product documentation; implements appropriate corrective action as needed. (est. 10%)
  • Contributes to a team effort by performing according to the guidelines outlined in the STERIS Code of Business Conduct, the GMP and other directives; supporting the directives and decisions of higher-level management and accomplishing other duties as assigned. (est. 10%)

Duties - cont'd

  • By following established processes and SOPs help maintain compliance with ISO 9001 and ISO 17025 standards. (est. 10%)
  • Works in a safe manner and considers safety in all aspects of job. (est. 10%)
  • May assist in receiving, identifying, labeling if appropriate, and storing product as received to the calibration department. (est. 5%)
  • Maintains and advances technical skills, knowledge, and abilities by assigned training. (est. 5%)
  • Exhibits a commitment to assisting others to meet the Customer’s needs, searching for efficient and effective ways to reduce waste, being active and accountable for Customer satisfaction, and satisfying the Customer’s needs with a sense of urgency. (est. 5%)
  • Has the ability to adapt to changing duties and responsibilities (est 5%)


Education Degree

High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • Customer interface by phone and email.
  • Reading/ interpreting architectural drawings, blueprints, schematics, and instrumentation manuals or cut sheets.
  • Computer for word processing, spreadsheet, e-mail, and proprietary programs.
  • Maintain electronic test equipment calibration program.

Our Healthcare Customers are federally mandated (by Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services or CMS) requiring vendors to have the COVID-19 vaccination or an approved exemption.  There are select Customers who do not accept any exceptions. Unvaccinated Associates may be excluded from working at a Customer site, require routine testing with an approved exemption (if accepted by the Customer) or have limited Customer access impacting their ability to remain employed. Additionally, we may be required to meet state mandates on COVID-19 vaccination, exemptions and/or booster requirements. This position is a Customer-facing role that falls under a state or CMS mandate.

STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  36883
Job Category:  Service/Technical Services

Bethlehem, PA, US, 18017

Nearest Major Market: Allentown

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