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Job Title:  CNC Machinist - $3000 Sign on Bonus

Req ID:  24607
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

Assembles, repairs, and fabricates metal parts by operating mechanical equipment. Assembles parts into sub-units or complete units. Uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product. Takes measurements of material and selects appropriate machine for the process. May provide training to lower level machinists. 

Manual Machining - Sets-up, and Operates equipment for the efficient production of quality components.  Reponsible for the production of high-tolerance precision parts.


Interpret technical prints. 

Provide part quotation from technical drawings which include estimated program, set up, and cycle labor plus material size and machined used. 

Sets-up, operates manual mills, lathes and grinders and adjust machining equipment for production efficiency without supervision. Able to read and utilize blueprints.    

Monitors quality of parts produced to ensure customer requirements are met. 

Abides by all Company safety and health policies and procedures. 

Must use personal protective equipment if required. 

Aware of and conforms to company ISO goals and objectives, and supports company ISO requirements. 

Aware of and actively participates in company’s Lean philosophy of continuous improvement. 

Ensures measuring devices used to check product quality are calibrated prior to use. 

Maintains in-process product identification. 

Follows procedure for handling nonconforming parts.

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

    Required Experience

    Number of years experience accepted in lieu of degree and type:  10 years machining experience.   

    Number of years experience with degree indicated above and type: 7 years machining experience.  Vocational degree in Machine/Tool Technology or related field.   

    Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function.  

    Experience in manual machining.   

    Machine operation – minimum 5 years 

    Set up – minimum 3 years  

    Preferred Experience


    Reading and interpreting technical drawings.   

    Ability to work with Engineers to make recommendations.   

    Knowledge of MS Office applications including Word, Excel 


    STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates 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:  24607
    Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

    Birmingham, AL, US, 35222

    Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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