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Job Title:  Mechanical Designer

Req ID:  26611
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Bishop's Stortford, HRT, GB, CM23 5GZ


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 incumbent designs mechanical systems in the context of new product development, current products improvement, or special applications or custom products.


  1. Selects, and/or designs parts or subassembly parts with computorez tools (CAD).


  1. Applies internal procedures and external quality standards.


  1. Validates and approves the work of Drafters.


  1. Writes administrative documents, qualifications tests protocols, lab books, qualifications tests reports, final inspection forms, assembly instructions, information for manuals/instructions, design specifications, etc.


  1. Provides required information to the MRP system, parts création, products nomenclature, project launches, etc.


  1. Solves technical problems in either of the following fields of expertise: industrial mechanics, sheet metal, fluid mechanics, pneumatics, welding.
  1. Provides technical support to production staff and suppliers.

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • Associate's Degree

Required Experience

  1. Educated to HNC level or equivalent and/or have 2 years experience of working at this level.
  2. At least 7 years experience as a drafter
  3. At least 7 years experience in a design or manufacturing engineering environment



Preferred Experience


  1. Concentration
  2. Ability to analyse and solve problems
  3. Communication skills
  4. Initiative
  5. Rigour
  6. At ease preparing documentation


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.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  26611
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Bishop's Stortford, HRT, GB, CM23 5GZ

Job Segment: Engineer, CAD, Drafting, Welding, Product Development, Engineering, Manufacturing, Research