Job Title:  Senior Toolmaker-3rd shift

Req ID:  31721
Job Category:  Skilled Trades

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

This position supports the preventative maintenance and building and assembly of all Plastic Injection Molds and components, as well as, any jigs or fixtures needed for production or other areas.  This position will fill a Toolmaker role with an added focus on Operation and Training within a specific focus (EDM, Machining, Grinding, etc.).

Shift: 1:00pm-9:00pm (8 hour days)

Benefits: Healthcare, Vision, Dental, 401K Match, Quarterly Bonuses, PTO, Company Holidays


  • Train qualified trainee’s in the safe and proper use of equipment (i.e. EDM - Sinker, Wire, and Hole Popper, Machining – Machining Center, Hard Mill, Bridgeport milling machines, Grinding – manual grinders) as per a development plan.
  •  Prepare molds for production.
  • Read, interpret, and analyze blueprints; determine required machine operations; and consider the finish requirements for a task
  • Inspect tools for defects and repair tools
  • Work with cross-functional teams
  • Inspect products and select the correct shop equipment, precision measurement devices and other tools needed for job
  • Perform precision work to exacting tolerances and dimensions
  • Practice safe machine shop practices and comply with safety standards

Education Degree

High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • Minimum ten years of hands-on experience with Mold Making required
  • CNC and Manual experience preferred
  • Journeyman preferred, or equivalent experience
  • Ability to use Grinders, Mills, EDM, and other tooling machines proficiently
  • Ability to read, interpret, and analyze blueprints
  • Good vision, hearing, and manual dexterity are required
  • Must be highly proactive, customer-focused, trustworthy, and have integrity
  • Ability to work in self-directed team environment required
  • Must be willing to participate in Kaizen events
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English required
  • Must be able to perform advanced math functions #ZRKJ


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:  31721
Job Category:  Skilled Trades

Conroe, TX, US, 77303

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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