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Job Title:  Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift

Req ID:  16836
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations
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

Maintain all production equipment to support the requirements of Operations.  Support the installation, testing, and validation of new production equipment procured to meet the needs of the various production facilities.  Perform miscellaneous and routine maintenance on STERIS facilities.  Maintain an orderly inventory of parts and tools.  Perform basic PLC troubleshooting.

  1. Perform preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of manual, semi-automated, and automated production equipment from blueprints, technical manuals, or vendor specifications.  Maintenance involves electrical, electronics, mechanics, pneumatics, and hydraulics systems.
  2. Recognize and perform machine adjustments to the various machine systems, operational interlocks, sensors, energy systems isolations, and other ancillary inputs to machine controls according to Company safety procedures.  Keep others aware of safety issues in work area.
  3. Determine corrective actions based on operational and trouble messages provided by Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) Display Monitors or other similar display panels.  Expanded PLC knowledge is preferred for growth.
  4. Maintain certifications for calibrated equipment, maintenance documentation, machine history, and all other appropriate documentation for production equipment.
  5. Assist the engineers with installation, testing, and validation of new production equipment.
  6. Satisfy production work order requests with description of corrective action.
  7. Facility maintenance duties to include, but not limited to.
  8. Routine cleaning of facilities and grounds.  Shoveling, applying salt, sweeping, raking, cleaning.
Education Degree
  • High School Diploma or GED in General Studies
Required Experience
  1. Three to five years relevant experience (i.e., automatic packaging equipment, instrumentation, electrical, mechanical, and electronics).
  2. Must be able to read/understand blueprints, equipment manuals, and industrial standards. 
  3. Independent troubleshooting and evaluation of equipment failures necessary. 
  4. Reading, writing, and basic math skills required.
  5. Position requires lifting (up to 65 lbs.), bending, standing, sitting, and walking. 
Preferred Experience

Associate's Degree - Applied Sciences preferred.

Working Conditions
Manufacturing operations center
Lifting 25 - 50 lbs


STERIS is a $2B+, 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.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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