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Title:  Assembler II

Req ID:  15213
Category:  Research & Development/Scientific
City:  Brooklyn Park
State:  MN
Postal Code:  55445

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

Entry Level Med Device Assembly First Shift 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM Monday to Friday


No experience required for this job in an amazing, spacious facility! Work in a very clean environment (cleanroom!) with lots of natural light, assembling and packaging med devices.

This is a direct hire position (not Temporary) with excellent STERIS benefits including:


  • Benefits insurances (medical, dental, life)
  • Generous Paid Time Off including holidays
  • 401(k) retirement savings

    Fun company events

  • Free on-line learning at STERIS University


    We are looking for people to join our team who have:


  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to follow work instructions
  • Access to reliable transportation (light rail line coming to our neighborhood in 2021!)


    Interviews being held, apply today!



  • Reads and demonstrates understanding of the standard operating procedures, forms and additional instruction provided for medical product assembles assigned.
  • Demonstrates understanding and willingness to adhere to standard operating procedures for movement through the facility, cleanrooms, gowning areas, etc. 
  • Supports updates to associated training records.
  • Conducts assembly and inspection of medical products.
  • Provides assemblers training to standard operating procedures and forms completion as specifically assigned by supervision.
  • Reports ‘in-process’ supply and component concerns or needs in a timely manner in order to support production of quality products and continuation of line activity.
  • Reports personnel, equipment and facility concerns to line supervision.
  • Identifies operational issues/problems and reports them to supervision.
  • Considers and recommends ways to optimize or improve manufacturing processes and materials to supervision.
  • Ensures clean and orderly production areas.
  • Supports Production supervision by assembly activities in order to meet overall shipment deadlines, as needed.
  • Conducts in-process testing, and inspection as required.
  • Participates in document reviews and document changes to ensure clarity and completeness as requested by supervision.
  • Demonstrates understanding of the principles associated with cleaning the cleanroom areas and willingness to apply the principles.


Duties - cont'd

  • Reports observed concerns relating to quality of components, in-process test results, and in-process inspection results, etc. for timely report by management to the client.
  • Learns revised and new product procedures, new equipment operational instructions, etc. and requests support from supervision when additional training is desired or needed.
  • Reports observations relating to methods for improving efficiency, quality, and cost to Line Leader.
  • Reports the factors that have positively and adversely affected personal achievement of production objectives in a timely manner such that proactive steps can be taken to address recommendations to Line Lead.
  • Demonstrates capability and willingness to work on multiple lines while maintaining a high level of quality and achieving above standard throughput.
  • Demonstrates independent work ethic and consistent attention to detail.
  • Demonstrates proficiency and overall execution of skill sets for number of skills mastered, consistent speed of throughput, and reliable quality defined as low level of rejects and/or rework.


Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Ability to follow GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices).
  • Ability to lift and exert force of up to 25 lbs.
  • Color vision with the ability to accurately identify and distinguish colors.
  • Corrected vision to 20/20.
  • Ability to perform tasks while seated.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to read and comprehend English.
  • Ability to understand and follow Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Flexibility to perform job functions on different customer lines.
  • Adheres to the Biotest Quality System requirements in all activities.
  • Demonstrates professionalism in conduct of all activities.
  • Complies with all Safety requirements including mandatory stretching exercises and activities and mentors assemblers in Safety awareness.
  • Designated trainer.



STERIS is a $2B+, 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:  15213
Category:  Research & Development/Scientific
City:  Brooklyn Park
State:  MN
Postal Code:  55445

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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