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Job Title:  Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift

Req ID:  17479
Job Category:  Maintenance
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

Responsible for maintenance/repair and calibration of all electrical/mechanical equipment including test equipment at our manufacturing facility in Mentor, Ohio.

  1. Maintains and repairs electronic equipment and industrial controls following blueprints and manufacturers’ specifications, and using hand tools and test  instruments.
  2. Tests faulty equipment and applies knowledge of functional operation of electronic units and systems to diagnose cause of malfunction.
  3. Converses with equipment operators to ascertain problems with equipment before breakdown, and to determine if breakdown is due to human error or mechanical problem.
  4. Replaces defective components and wiring and adjusts mechanical parts using the appropriate hand tools.
  5. Aligns, adjusts, and calibrates equipment according to specifications.
  6. Maintains record of repairs, calibrations, PMs and CMMS.
  7. Maintains and operates low pressure Steam Boiler and Air Compressors.
  8. Follow all applicable quality and safety guidelines.
  9. Other duties as assigned.
Education Degree
  • High School Diploma or GED in General Studies
Required Experience
  • 5+ years experience in Maintenance (Diagnose/Troubleshoot, Replace/Repair).
Preferred Experience
  • CNC troubleshooting experience.
  • PLC troubleshooting experience (Electrical up to 480v).
Working Conditions
Manufacturing operations center
Typical Office Setting
Lifting 25 - 50 lbs


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.