Quality Technician

Date: 20 Jul 2024

Location: Didcot, OXF, GB, OX11

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.


Do you want to spend your working time making a difference in the world around you? Are you motivated by impactful work? If so, then a career with our STERIS team could be a great fit for you.

About Us:

At STERIS we are a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention. Our mission is to help our customers create a healthier and safer world. Working at STERIS, you GROW, LEARN and MAKE A DIFFERENCE.

We are currently recruiting for a Quality Technician vacancy. This is an excellent opportunity to join us in a division that drives the business forward

What is involved

In Tape Tab Production, test and review samples from each of the packing machines , ensuring products comply to specification and Customer requirements. 

Assists in the calibration of Alanine products through testing, measurement activities. 

Assists wth AQL Level 2 sampling for product release.

Identifies, documents and investigates non-conformances to establish sustainable corrective actions. 

Executes review of Batch logbooks (i.e. Forms, controlled spreadsheets etc.), and site calibration activities to ensure timely and accurate recordkeeping.  Responsible to escalate matters of non-compliance to site Quality Engineer/Manager.   

Overall responsibilities include commitment to ensure external and internal requirements are met according to documented policies, procedures, standards and regulations. 

Complete other duties as assigned.

Experience and Skills Required


Quality background and knowledge of ISO 9001 or ISO 13486

Ability to work in a fast-paced, regulated environment with strict deadlines

Mathematical skills including ratios, proportions, basic algebra

Ability to generate detailed, high-quality documentation. 

Ability to work with others in analyzing and solving technical problems.

Teamwork: Collaborates with others. Works in a professional manner to support team actions. 

Effectively manages work tasks.  Is detail oriented and strives for continuous improvement.

Above average organizational skills

PC experience and working familiarity of common desktop applications including Excel and Word.

Equal opportunities

STERIS plc provides employment and advancement opportunities without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion/belief, sex (gender), sexual orientation or any other legally protected characteristic as defined by UK employment law. The Company bases all employment decisions on merit, qualifications, skills, and abilities with the intention that the best candidate is selected for each position


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.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.