Job Title:  Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift

Req ID:  35970
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


Under the direct supervision of the Sr. Maintenance Tech, Team Lead, Supervisor or Manager, this individual will provide troubleshooting, repair maintenance, preventative maintenance and installation support for new and existing manufacturing equipment, facility equipment and devices.  Provide on-line maintenance support.  Responsible for maintenance/repair and calibration of all electrical/mechanical equipment including test equipment. Maintain all safety standards.

Work Schedule:  3rd shift  Sunday - Wednesday 10:00pm - 7:30am,  Thursday 9:30pm - 1:30am. 


  • Maintains and repairs electronic equipment, and industrial controls following blueprints and manufacturers' specifications and using hand tools and test instruments.
  • Make or modify fixtures, tooling or equipment according to close tolerances, simple blueprints or engineering sketches. When necessary set up, operate and adjust production equipment to process materials for the assembly of new or existing products or processes.
  • Tests faulty equipment and applies knowledge of functional operations and electronic units and systems to diagnosis cause of malfunction.
  • Converses with equipment operators to troubleshoot problems with equipment before breakdown and to determine if breakdown is due to human error or mechanical problem.
  • Replaces defective components and wiring and adjusts mechanical parts using the appropriate hand tools.
  • Aligns, adjusts and calibrates equipment according to specifications.
  • Assist with facilities maintenance, furniture moving, equipment set up for meetings, ect. Operates lifts, tow motors, jacks, hoists as needed.
  • Maintains maintenance records as required.
  • Maintains and operates low pressure steam boiler and air compressors.
  • Follows all applicable quality and safety rules and guidelines.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • 5-10 years relevant experience with CNC/PLC/Electricity and welding.
  • 2-3 years of experience working in a solid metal fabrication / machining environment required, preferably knowledge of STERIS equipment.
  • Working knowledge with CNC, PLC, and Electricity up to 480V required.

Preferred Experience

  • Fork Life Operator experience preferred
  • Welding knowledge in carbon steel preferred


  • Ability to read/understand blueprints, equipment manuals, and industrial standards.
  • Demonstrated skill set to maintain, troubleshoot and repair electro-mechanical and mechanical production equipment including basic PLC troubleshooting, in order  to support the requirements of Operations.
  • Reading, writing, and basic math skills required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and react appropriately with shifting priorities and rapid change.
  • Demonstrated high level of performance, professionalism, confidentiality and integrity.
  • Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 50 lbs.


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:  35970
Job Category:  Skilled Trades

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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