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Job Title:  Facilities Maintenance Technician

Req ID:  32802
Job Category:  Maintenance

Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, 33330


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

The Facilities Maintenance Technician is responsible for supporting the facilities maintenance requirements of STERIS facilities.  Work with designated Facilities leadership and/or manager to coordinate any maintenance and building projects, ensuring services provided are safe and efficient.


  1. Routine cleaning of facilities and grounds to ensure safety and a respectable appearance. 
  2. Move furniture and fixtures as required.  Set up and take down equipment for meetings.
  3. Ensure proper lock out tag out procedures are followed consistently when needed.
  4. Receive, log, and provide follow-up on all maintenance requests from other departments.
  5. Support any on call needs for alarms, and emergency call outs. 
  6. Perform as needed repairs on all maintenance equipment and utility vehicles.
  7. Independently perform carpentry, electrical, mechanical, and painting tasks as required.
  8. Perform and document routine periodic inspections for building equipment and systems, as well as safety emergency lighting, fire extinguishers, and other equipment.
  9. Must be able to complete & log preventative maintenance on any items identified during the inspection, without supervision.

Duties - cont'd

  1. Use a Maintenance Management System to effectively complete and track both corrective and preventive maintenance work activity. Set priorities for effectively managing workload.  Will work with the Facilities team members, internal and external customers to develop and maintain preventive maintenance procedures and schedules as appropriate for the maintenance of the facilities and related equipment.
  2. Support special projects with outside vendors including furniture suppliers, vending, plumbing, electrical, pest control, construction and more.
  3. Operate various motor equipment.
  4. Work in a team environment and communicate in a professional manner.
  5. Ability to manage various tasks in a defined period.  
  6. Performs other duties as assigned.

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  1. Basic maintenance experience such as plumbing, carpentry, and electrical repairs.  
  2. Strong organizational, troubleshooting and decision-making skills.  
  3. Knowledge and use of handheld tools.  
  4. Valid driver’s license – must have ability to drive corporate vehicles.  


  1. Analyze problems with facility/systems and consult with supervisor on solution.
  2. Ability to communicate professionally.  
  3. Must be able to work independently and maintain a strong sense of time management.
  4. Knowledge and practice of working in a safe manner.  
  5. Ability to work with various contractors and supervise if needed.  

Preferred Experience

  1. Previous tow-motor certification.    


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:  32802
Job Category:  Maintenance

Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, 33330

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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