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Job Title:  Machinist I

Req ID:  23853
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

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

Assembles, repairs, and fabricates metal parts by operating mechanical equipment. Assembles parts into sub-units or complete units. Uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product. Takes measurements of material and selects appropriate machine for the process.  

Manual Machining - Sets-up, and Operates equipment for the efficient production of quality components.  Reponsible for the production of high-tolerance precision parts. 

Must be willing to attend Machinist Certification Course.  


  1. Interpret technical prints.
  2. Provide part quotation from technical drawings which include estimated program, set up, and cycle labor plus material size and machined used.
  3. Sets-up, operates manual mills, lathes and grinders and adjust machining equipment for production efficiency without supervision. Able to read and utilize blueprints.   
  4. Monitors quality of parts produced to ensure customer requirements are met.
  5. Abides by all Company safety and health policies and procedures.
  6. Must use personal protective equipment if required.
  7. Aware of and conforms to company ISO goals and objectives, and supports company ISO requirements.
  8. Aware of and actively participates in company’s Lean philosophy of continuous improvement.
  9. Ensures measuring devices used to check product quality are calibrated prior to use.
  10. Maintains in-process product identification.
  11. Follows procedure for handling nonconforming parts.

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  1. Manual Machining Experience of 3 years.  
  2. Possesses a modereat understanding of the job, such as have Mechanical Aptitude, Logical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Mechanical inclinations.  
  3. General work experience.  Experience in working in device repair or manufacturing.  
  4. Ability to read and understand technical drawings.  
  5. Approaches problem-solving from a logical point of view.  
  6. Working knowledge of MS Office Suite, including Excel, Word, and Office 365.  
  7. Demonstrate a positive "can-do" attitude.  

Preferred Experience

  1. Vocational Machining Technical Certification Preferred. 
  2. Three Years of experience in working in Machining role (Manual and CNC)..  
  3. 3 years machining experience. 
  4. Vocational degree in Machine/Tool Technology or related field.


  1. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job.
  2. Works under the direction of more seasoned machinists in the functional area.
  3. General Work Experience of 1-2 years. 
  4. Experience in manual machining. 
  5. Machine operation – minimum 3 years
  6. Set up – minimum 2 years
  7. Reading and interpreting technical drawings. 
  8. Knowledge of MS Office applications including Word, Excel


STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates 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:  23853
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, 33330

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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