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Job Title:  Machine Operator

Req ID:  33079
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

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.

$1,500 Hiring Bonus

Position Summary

Will be responsible for operation of manufacturing machinery utilized in a high-quality medical device manufacturing environment.

Work Shift is Mon-Thu 6:00am - 3:30pm and Friday 6:00am - 10:00am


  1. Set-up and operate assembly equipment using prescribed methods and training to manufacture parts within acceptable tolerances and standards.
  2. Replace raw materials as required during set up process and during continuous runs of production lots. 
  3. Continuous monitoring of assemble equipment while making in-process adjustments to ensure product conforms to specification.
  4. Use required measuring instruments and gages or scales to check and ensure products meet specifications
  5. Perform prescribed cleaning of equipment
  6. Perform routine general maintenance when scheduled

Duties - cont'd

  1. Compliance with STERIS Quality System policies and procedures pertaining to manufacturing processes.
  2. Communicate clearly with personnel and assigned work group.
  3. Perform work to meet all required quality specifications.
  4. Maintain and follow all safety standards.
  5. Other duties as assigned.

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  1. Must be able to use measuring instruments, gages, and scales.
  2. Must demonstrate ability to manufacture products according to the procedures and drawings while maintaining quality systems and standards.
  3. Must be mechanically inclined and be able to think quickly in order to make in-process adjustments in a timely manner.
  4. Must have good communication skills.
  5. Must be able to work in a team environment
  6. Must have ability to stand for long periods of time. 
  7. Must be capable of lifting 50 pounds without assistance.

Preferred Experience

Minimum 3 years' experience working with machinery in a manufacturing environment


Will be responsible for troubleshooting machinery and assist with resolving maintenance issues.


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:  33079
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: Machinist, Equipment Operator, Industrial, Medical Device, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Quality