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Job Title:  Engineering Test Technician

Req ID:  18267
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific
Country/Region:  US
State:  OH
City:  Mentor
Zip:  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

Technical support role in projects supporting testing, fixtures development, build/test prototypes.

  • Execute tests and collect data using test equipment that measures temperature, electricity, light, flow, pressure, strain, force, distance, time, noise, weight etc.
  • Assists in analyzing equipment failures and factory work stoppage problems
  • Design, Develop, Build, and Qualify test fixtures when needed
  • Maintain facility in a safe, clean and orderly manner at all times in compliance with OSHA VPP standards
  • Fabricates, repairs, improves designs and constructs mechanical and electro mechanical equipment
  • Maintains detailed and up to date test data in laboratory note book and active test logs
  • Support Customer escalations, when needed
  • Support manufacturing ramp up, and design transfer during product development
Duties - cont'd
Education Degree
  • Associate's Degree
Required Experience

Two-year Associate Degree or equivalent, apprenticeship or comparable specialized study in mechanical and/or electrical engineering, beyond high school level.

  • Must be able to use drill press, band saw, metal working tools and demonstrate good machine shop practice
  • Able to operate test equipment that measures temperature, electricity, light, flow, pressure, strain, force, distance, time, noise and weight
  • Works from prints, sketches, written and verbal instructions                                           
  • Ability to read wiring/electrical and piping schematics and engineering drawings
  • Piping experience and ability to use electrical test equipment and measuring tools necessary
  • Proficient in computer use and applications and familiarity with Data Acquisition systems
  • Travel to Customers and operations sites, including up to 10% internationally
  • Self motivated
  • Excellent team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills



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.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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