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Job Title:  Assembly Cell Operator

Req ID:  26214
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Birmingham, AL, US, 35222


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

The Assembly Cell Operator will perform multiple operations in the Assembly Cell to include folding, pack assembly, pack sealing, & finished goods case packing as directed by the Assembly Cell Team Leader. The Assembly Cell Operator will be proficient at all operations within the Assembly Cell and will rotate through these operations on a regular basis.


  1. Verify integrity/quality of each product.
  2. Follow procedure to ensure product is correctly folded.
  3. Follow procedure to collect, assemble and pack product/product/components into pouches.
  4. Verify reorder number/label coincides with packed product/components.
  5. Verify count of completed product.
  6. Verify integrity/quality of final product before final packaging.
  7. Match reorder number on finished product to the case label provided.
  8. Verify count as indicated on case label prior to final packaging.
  9. Operate equipment to seal packs.
  10. Troubleshoot to resolve issues with equipment.
  11. Prepare shipping container to include labeling, packing and sealing.     
  12. Follow all safety rules and requirements to meet all safety, quality and production goals.

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  1. High school diploma or GED
  2. 0-3 months in a manufacturing/warehouse environment
  3. 1+ year of related experience preferred


  1. Ability to read and comprehend written instructions
  2. Must be able to work in a manufacturing environment
  3. Basic math, writing and data entry skills
  4. Strong attention to detail
  5. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  6. Good hand/eye coordination (manual dexterity) 
  7. Basic organizational skills 
  8. Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  9. Able to spend long periods sitting/standing in a confined space


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 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:  26214
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Birmingham, AL, US, 35222

Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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