Job Title:  Machinist II - 3rd shift

Req ID:  36179
Job Category:  Skilled Trades

mentor, OH, US, 44060


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

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established, global company that will invest in your career growth over the long term. STERIS wouldn’t be where it is today without our incredible, talented 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 offer a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Competitive pay
  • Training and coaching
  • Medical, vision, dental and life insurance
  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Paid vacation time and paid holidays
  • Tuition assistance
  • Opportunities for advancement


This individual will perform set-up and operate equipment such as, but not limited to, mills, lathes, mill/lathe combo which machine, cut, tap and alter bar stock according to specification. Follows blueprints, rough sketches, or engineer drawings to machine metal accurately. Uses hand and power tools to smooth and finish edges and/or complete part.

Shift: Sunday – Thursday 10:30pm - 7:00am


  • Perform all duties of a Machinist I, plus have capability to mentor a lower-level machine operator.
  • Set up and operate 3-5 axis CNC machining equipment and maintain an 80% to 90% efficiency rate daily. Must also be able to operate 2 machines at one time.
  • Make minor offset corrections to tooling or machines as needed.
  • Check work to ensure that it meets the specifications set for the job.
  • Detect when machine is not running correctly by sight, sound, and visual defects on completed parts.
  • Check work to ensure that it meets the specifications set and communicate with Senior or Lead if issues are found.
  • Read and interpret travelers, blueprints, and other work instruction documents, including the Shop Floor Control System.
  • Use required measuring instruments and gauges to check and ensure parts meet dimensional requirements.
  • Comply with all quality standards and safety rules and regulations.  
  • Additional duties as required to meet business needs.

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • 3 years of related experience
  • 2 years of experience working in a solid metal fabrication/machining environment

Preferred Experience

Completion of formal machining training program preferred


  • Must have strong math skills, proficiency in troubleshooting and basic computer skills.
  • Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Must have ability to stand for long periods of time. Must be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds without assistance.
  • Must be able to operate 3 axis CNC machines.
  • Must be able to read and interpret work instruction documents.
  • Must be able to use precision measuring instruments and gauges.
  • Must have strong ability to learn new processes and techniques.
  • Must have basic knowledge of tooling used on machines being operated, plus basic knowledge of G & M code.


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:  36179
Job Category:  Skilled Trades

mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: CNC, Machinist, Equipment Operator, Fabrication, Inspector, Manufacturing, Quality