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Job Title:  Quality Assurance Engineer

Req ID:  15157
Job Category:  Quality
Country:  IE
State:  G
City:  Galway
Zip:  H91 D3T0

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.


Quality Engineer

Position Summary

SCOPE:  Provide collaborative support to process development and project engineering to assure compliance with all ATS regulatory authorities, quality policies, procedures and practices through consistent application of sound quality engineering / assurance principles


  • Develop and maintain metric systems to provide feedback on Quality performance.
  • Monitor departmental training requirements and ensure that procedures are updated as required.
  • Support the Vendor Appraisal and Approval processes.
  • Responsible for co-ordinating internal audit schedules and liaising with technical management in the laboratory to ensure that all corrective actions are executed in a timely manner and that the quality in the respective business units meet the required international standards as outlined in the Quality Manual.
  • Perform process control monitoring & improvement activities
  • Initiate and drive Continuous Improvement programs, Recognize and implement opportunities for continuous improvement.
  • Stay up to date with INAB policy requirements, including change notification requirements.
  • Ensure all validation, calibration and maintenance activities are effective and documented in a compliant manner.
  • Close liaison and networking with other departments, to provide and drive quality inputs and initiatives into the overall operational activities of the company. 
  • Provides support to the Site Quality Manager where required, e.g. external audits.
  • Ensure compliance with safety procedures at all times.
  • Any additional duties upon request of your supervisor or manager

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • Associate's Degree in Engineering General

Required Experience

  • Third level degree/diploma in Life Science, Engineering, Quality or closely related discipline is required


STERIS plc is a $2B+, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

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