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Job Title:  Senior Quality Technician

Req ID:  31662
Job Category:  Quality

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

Performs Quality Control operations according to IMS approved Quality Management System procedures. This position is on our 3rd shift. The schedule for this position is Monday through Thursday, 6:00pm-6:30am


  • Collects, organizes, and analyzes data as determined by Supervisor/Management.
  • Serves as the primary liaison between Quality Control, Purchasing/Materials and manufacturing operations.
  • Serves at the support liaison between Quality Control and component suppliers regarding technical inspection concerns.
  • Performs advanced administrative and QC Tech I duties as assigned.
  • Aware of and conforms to company ISO goals and objectives and supports company ISO requirements. 
  • Conducts department level in-process inspections.
  •  Contributes to NCR process for engineering.
  • Pulls and reads blueprints and drawings to determine specifications, method and sequence of operation to be followed in inspection of required parts.  
  • Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications using precision measuring instruments.  
  • Keeps area organized and clean. 

Required Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years experience as a QC Technician.
  • Must have ability to read and interpret blueprints,
  • Utilizes experience with metrology equipment such as calipers and micrometers to conduct precise measurements often within very tight tolerances.
  • Must have ability to solve complex shop math. 
  • Must have organizational skills. 
  • Must have troubleshooting and problem-solving skills. 
  • Good attention to detail. 
  • Willingness to listen and learn. 
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Willing to work overtime and weekends, flexible shifts as required, and assist in other areas of machine shop as needed. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of Machining Experience.   
  • 1-3 years of CMM Quality experience.
  • Experience in working with lathes, mills and/or saw machines a plus. 
  • Programming skills a plus but not required. 



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:  31662
Job Category:  Quality

Birmingham, AL, US, 35222

Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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