Job Title:  Supervisor, Quality Engineering

Req ID:  37008
Job Category:  Quality

Guadalupe, NLE, MX, 69170


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 Quality Engineering Supervisor leads a team of quality engineers, technicians and inspectors focused on process and product quality improvement for multiple production lines/values streams.  This role has responsibility for incoming product/component inspection, NCR investigation, production quality and final QC inspection/testing.  The Quality Engineering Supervisor has responsibility for internal and customer facing key metric performance for assigned production lines/value streams.


  • Lead assigned Quality team focused on overall manufacturing/servicing quality improvement for key internal and customer facing metrics. (OOB, SR/Unit, Installation DPU, others)
  • Lead assigned Quality team focused on internal production quality by improving component and process non conformances; production line DPU (defect per unit); production FPY (first pass yield).
  • Lead assigned Quality team to improve customer facing and internal product/service and process quality key metrics through robust data analysis and improvement/problem solving projects.
  • Prepare & present quality data on assigned processes/areas at Management Review
  • Lead project related with the key QS initiatives defined by Corporate.
  • Meet the regulations and special requirements from the certified bodies and customers.
  • Production and Pos-Production analysis for site products
  • New Product Introduction support to assure compliance with QMS and International regulations applicable.
  • Lead assigned Quality staff in effectively managing nonconforming product including proper disposition and recordkeeping.
  • Supports process validation activities with the engineering teams.

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Other

Required Experience

  • 5-8 years of Quality Engineering experience.
  • 5-8 years of experience in healthcare, medical device or other regulated industry preferred.
  • 5-8 years of experience working within a regulated or certified Quality Management System required.
  • 3-5 years of experience with supplier quality.
  • 3-5 years of experience in Lean methods.
  • ASQ, QSR, or familiarity with QSR/GMP regulations preferred.
  • 3-5 supervising/leading employees.
  • Bilingual
  • Bachelor’s Degree Mechanical, Industrial, or related.
  • Lean Manufacturing Certification or related preferred.


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.  

Req ID:  37008
Job Category:  Quality

Guadalupe, NLE, MX, 69170

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