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Job Title:  Laboratory Technician II

Req ID:  33165
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Brooklyn Park, MN, US, 55445

Description: 

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.

$2,000 Sign and Stay Bonus!

About Us:

 At STERIS Applied Sterilization Technologies (AST), We are One Team with One Goal.  Through a network of nearly 60 facilities globally, STERIS AST has been committed to patient safety by providing contract sterilization services to the medical device, pharmaceutical, consumer, and industrial communities for over 50 years.  Our sterilization services ensure the safety of those who use these products, including our families, our friends, and ourselves. 

This 1st shift position is eligible for an annual merit bonus and to participate in the STERIS Incentive Plan.

What you will do with us:

  • Prepare and execute microbiology or chemistry tests in a highly regulated FDA, ISO and GMP industrial sterilization environment such as:
    • Disinfection Efficacy
    • Bioburden
    • Sterility
    • LAL Endotoxin
    • Microbial Limits
    • Anti-Microbial Effectiveness
  • Read, interpret, and record test results
  • Prepare technical documents using MS Word and Excel
  • Create and edit Customer specific prep methods
  • Participate in development and review of test methods and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Assist and train Laboratory Technician I staff
  • Maintain area inventory

How you will learn your role:

  • Review work instructions along with vital policies and procedures
  • Take part in on-the-job training, overseen by your Hiring Manager
  • Demonstrate ability to meet the requirements of the job

Education Degree:

  • High School Diploma or GED if you have at least 4 years’ experience in a Laboratory
  • Associates Degree (2 year) – no experience required

You will be a great fit if you can:

  • Pass a drug and background check
  • Demonstrate the ability to follow safety rules and be safety aware at all times
  • Demonstrate the desire to learn, be productive and contribute to the team
  • Demonstrate reliability and dependability
  • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrate knowledge of microbes or chemical assays and equipment
  • Demonstrate knowledge of standard aseptic techniques and/or common laboratory equipment use.

You will be a great fit if you can (cont'd)

  • Demonstrate skills in:
    • Technical document writing
    • Using MS Word and Excel (minimum Intermediate level)
    • Organizing, planning and prioritizing tasks
    • Basic math including fractions, decimals and dilution schemes
    • Training other staff
    • Time management
  • Demonstrate an ability to adapt to rapidly changing requirements and work in high pressure situations
  • Demonstrate the ability to work both independently and collaboratively with a team
  • Be attentive to detail

Reasons you'll love working here:

This is an opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS wouldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people, who take true pride in their work. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding employees for their hard work. We do this by providing competitive base salary plus bonus (as applicable), comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, paid PTO and holidays, 401K with company match.

 

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:  33165
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Brooklyn Park, MN, US, 55445


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