Job Title:  Lead Engineering Test Technician

Req ID:  39440
Job Category:  Engineering

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

The Electronics technician is a technical role that supports R&D and Sustaining design initiatives. In this role, you will be responsible for assembling, troubleshooting, testing and maintaining electronic subassemblies. The ideal candidate should be self-motivated,  have a strong technical background and a commitment to safety.


Troubleshoots, diagnoses, disassembles, assembles, repairs and tests electronic assemblies and subassemblies including circuit cards and electrical controls to the component level

Executes test protocols, maintains detailed test data/logs and communicates all test results.

Assists in analyzing test data for conformance to acceptance criteria

Design, Develop, Build, Qualify and Maintain functional test fixtures when needed

Fabricates, repairs, improves designs and constructs mechanical and electro mechanical equipment

Operates and programs Data Acquisition Systems and associated software

Maintains Electronics lab in a safe, clean and orderly manner at all times

Orders necessary parts for product development

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

    Required Experience

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

    Ability to understand detailed/complex electronic drawings/schematics, BOMs, identification of mechanical/electronic components and work with all types of test and measurement instrumentation.

    Must have working knowledge of basic test equipment (Multimeters, Signal Generators, Power Meters, Network Analyzers, Frequency Counters, RF Generators and Spectrum Analyzers)

    Works from prints, sketches, written and verbal instructions and is capable of interpreting specifications.

    Demonstrated proficiency in reading and reviewing wiring/electrical schematics and engineering drawings. #LI-KS1

    Preferred Experience

    Skilled in planning, organizing, and controlling assigned activities and group activities

    Demonstrated ability to work effectively as an integral part of a team and independently as necessary.

    Proficient in computer use and applications and familiarity with Data Acquisition systems

    Self motivated #LI-KS1

    Excellent team player

    Excellent communication skills

    Excellent problem solving skills

    10+ years experience in electrical and mechanical assemblies.



    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.

    Req ID:  39440
    Job Category:  Engineering

    Mentor, OH, US, 44060

    Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
    Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

    Job Segment: Testing, Test Engineer, Engineer, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Technician, Technology, Engineering, Manufacturing