Job Title:  Engineering Co-op

Req ID:  43562
Job Category:  Intern

Conroe, TX, US, 77303


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

STERIS Endoscopy currently has opportunities available for Engineering Co-ops in various departments including: New Product Development Engineering, Sustaining Engineering, Quality Engineering, Injection Molding Engineering, and Process Engineering and Research & Development.  These positions assist in the design, development, and release of unique gastrointestinal device solutions to meet the customer’s unmet needs. The positions also work with existing products to make them more efficient and cost-effective while assisting in day-to day production. Working with internal cross-functional teams, the position requires professionalism, dedication, and positive drive to ensure the completion of the projects in a time-sensitive, regulated environment. This is a Fall (August - December) Co-Op 2024.


  • Develop fixture designs to support production and improve processing including assembly, injection molding, robotic automation, and fastening operations including pneumatic presses, adhesives, and ultrasonic welding
  • Create user friendly databases to enhance productivity and to help visually analyze large amounts of data.
  • Create new and revised CAD Models and drawings in Solidworks
  • Idealize, prototype, and test new product concepts
  • Establish mechanical and fluid testing protocols
  • Create and update risk management documentation
  • Provide technical support and problem solving for development, production and facility problems
  • Create and revise production work instructions and other manufacturing documentation on new or improved processes
  • Draft and file accurate design documentation at all times during work on a project.
  • Submit Engineering Change orders to revise existing drawings, processes, and documentation
  • Work with quality and operations personnel to ensure ISO 13485:2016 compliance.
  • Any other duties or projects as required by the department

Education Degree

High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • Student pursuing Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering - Biomedical, Mechanical, Electrical, Plastics, or Industrial Engineering preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office software (Word, Excel, Access, & Outlook)
  • Basic CAD skills are ideal - Solidworks preferred
  • Clear written and oral communication skills required
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, with the specific ability to work in teams
  • Preference is for candidate to return for multiple co-op positions


STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 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:  43562
Job Category:  Intern

Conroe, TX, US, 77303

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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