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Job Title:  Instructional Designer

Req ID:  21305
Job Category:  Training & Development
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:

The Instructional Designer role directly supports the Sales Training Department through design & development of Instructional material for the field salesforce. This position will demonstrate and utilize effective needs analysis, project management, course development, and evaluation skills. In addition, this role will independently develop entry and advanced level courses for internal audiences and act as a liaison between multiple departments in determining the needs of courses and appropriate methods of delivery. This position will work cooperatively between Clinical, Marketing, and Sales Training and their respective management teams utilizing Instructional Design methodologies to create best in class solutions for the varying customers' training needs.  Program timelines will be managed by this position in a dynamic rapid paced environment.


What You Will Do:
  • Perform instructional design and development of both blended and self-paced interactive programs.
  • Understand interactive programs for computer-based training, CD ROM, web applications, and/or alternative multimedia formats.
  • Work with managers and employees to determine training and development needs and identifying activities and strategies to meet those needs, works with team to develop and upgrade classes as needed to meet customer needs.
  • Use technical writing skills to develop curricula and instructional materials including agendas, exercises, and other materials in both a mobile learning and blended learning format.
  • Assist with the development of process improvements based on best in class training principles
  • Develop high quality curriculum and course development for multiple business units.
  • Utilize appropriate tools and software to transfer knowledge into mobile learning methodology. 
What You Need to be Successful:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Instructional Design, Adult Education, Communications or equivalent experience in related areas. Demonstrated expertise in media development is required
  • At least 2 years' experience in Instructional Design
  • Experience with designing curriculum in a regulated industry or in a medical industry is preferred but not required
  • Instructional Design methodologies used in technical course and curriculum development experience required
  • Extensive knowledge of multi-media interactive authoring software. Experience with Captivate, Creative Suite, and Storyline or related software highly desired
  • Strong knowledge of Learning Management Systems (LMS); SAP SuccessFactors experience is a plus
  • Experience with video authoring tools such as Adobe Premier or After Effects preferred
  • Must have excellent educational performance measuring skills
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency in curriculum and course design and development
  • Must have strong ability to work with peers and management of all levels
  • Must demonstrate an ability to develop, organize, and produce assigned projects within time-lines and established budgets
  • Demonstrated effective organizational and communication skills



STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates 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.