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Job Title:  Process Safety Manager- Remote

Req ID:  32276
Job Category:  Health, Safety & Environment

Libertyville, IL, US, 60048


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.

Your Role

The Process Safety and Engineering Manager develops and supports the effective implementation of Process Safety Management (PSM) and relevant health, safety and environmental (HSE) controls for STERIS Applied Sterilization Technologies (AST).  In this role you will assist in the development and support of global strategy and implementation with a focus on site-work in the AST Americas region. The individual will be an integral team member of the global AST HSE team and STERIS business groups, to identify, review and implement “best practices” for PSM and HSE. This role is home based and requires up to 40% travel to STERIS Applied Sterilization Technologies facilities in the Americas region. Minimal international travel may be required.  

This position is 100%remote and may be located anywhere in the U.S., but must be near a major airport.   

What You Will Do


  • Contribute to the development of the global PSM and wider HSE strategy, and support the effective implementation of the strategy. Participate in the regular review of the strategy and its implementation.
  • Provide specialist knowledge and experience regarding the OSHA PSM regulatory framework and advise on incorporation into the global PSM strategy.
  • Work with HSE team to manage and maintain regulatory compliance with all relevant local legal requirements and best practice standards, including a specialist focus on OSHA PSM and other state regulations within the Americas region.
  • Arrange, facilitate and manage process safety studies, including Hazard Identification Study (HAZID), Hazard Operability Study (HAZOP), Layer of Protection Analysis / Safety Integrity Level (LOPA / SIL) and other assessments, ensuring that required reports and action plans are produced and maintained.
  • Identify gaps and potential improvements in PSM systems, flagging the HSE team and developing and implementing actions to eliminate gaps.
  • Provide process safety engineering and HSE support and input to project work and acquisition / integration activities including construction, development and other capital projects (including major accident hazard sites), ensuring that consistent regional PSM and HSE standards are adopted and implemented.

What You Need to Be Successful


  • Bachelor's degree required. BS Chemical Engineering or Chemical Process Engineering preferred.
  • 5+ years of experience of managing and delivering all aspects of PSM for high hazard facilities.
  • Strong Process Safety Management (PSM) knowledge and understanding.
  • Working knowledge of safety and environmental management systems.
  • Strong interpersonal communication and influencing skills with ability to manage site-level, regional operational and senior management relationships.
  • Ability to work independently and to work well in a team environment.
  • Strong people management skills, including facilitation, training, and mentoring skills.
  • Strong project / problem resolution skills.
  • Ability to travel up to 40% within the U.S.
  • Minimal international travel may be required. 

What STERIS Offers You

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.



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:  32276
Job Category:  Health, Safety & Environment

Libertyville, IL, US, 60048

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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