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Radiation Technician II

Date: 30-Jul-2021

Location: Bradford, BRD, GB, BD4 6SE

Company: Steris Corporation

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.


Role is primarily responsible for the precision irradiation processing of Customer products as per the defined Customer specification. Although the Customer will provide a specification and the facility will have Work Instructions to follow, the role will require a level of independent thinking based on the individual’s knowledge of radiation processing in order to establish optimum processing parameters for each product.

Responsibilities (Primary activities with expected %time allocation shown)

1.1 Operations (≥90%) - Receiving; Performs the receipt of new product on site ensuring it matches the details of the Customer submission and all relevant information/documentation has been provided. - Assessment; Performs the assessment of a product configuration for radiation processing and re-configure where appropriate in order to optimize. - Dosimeter Placement; Performs the placement of dosimeters on the final product configuration ensuring the correct and appropriate locations are capture. - Scheduling; Performs the scheduling of product within the irradiator considering the Customer specification, the product configuration, the available capacity, other scheduled products and the working hours of the facility. - Loading/Unloading; Operates the irradiator and performs the loading and/or unloading of product from the cell. - Dosimeter Reading; Operates the spectrophotometer and utilizes such for the reading of dosimeters post-irradiation. Completes dosimetry reports and performs periodic dosimetry checks. - Data Analysis; Performs analysis of dose results and makes decisions on subsequent processing parameters. - Report Writing (if applicable); Assists in the creation of protocols/reports. - Shipping; Performs the preparation of finished product for shipping by preparing any necessary documentation, product re-configuration/verification, and security of shipper.
1.2 Maintenance (if applicable ≤5%) - Maintaining & cleaning of the irradiator, irradiator control console and all associated mechanical systems.
1.3 Projects (if applicable ≤5%) - Support the RTC manager and/or the wider STERIS Team with internal projects.

• Contributes in a team effort by performing according to the guidelines outlined in the STERIS Code of Business Conduct, the QSR and other directives; supports the directives and decisions of higher-level management and accomplishes other duties as assigned.
• Contributes in a team effort by performing according to the guidelines outlined in the STERIS Code of Business Conduct, the QSR and other directives; supports the directives and decisions of higher level management and accomplishes other duties as assigned.
• Communicates in an effective manner by utilizing accepted business practices in a courteous and professional manner providing timely and accurate responses and service oriented offers of assistance.
• Protects company confidential information by properly storing, retrieving and disseminating such information only to those authorized.
• Supports the Applied Sterilization Technologies business imperatives of Safety, Quality, Innovation, Sustainability and Lean and Customer Focus, by acting with integrity, treating everyone with mutual respect, exhibiting a genuine commitment to the success of all employees, and delivering satisfaction to our Customers through teamwork, innovation and continuous improvement; this will be accomplished while acting safely and is defined as "The STERIS Way."


Associate’s Degree



STERIS plc is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.