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Job Title:  Senior HR Manager

Req ID:  24894
Job Category:  Human Resources

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 Senior Human Resources Manager provides HR leadership, consultation, advocacy and support to the Life Sciences field service organization of 300-plus employees, which includes a small team of  represented employees.  This leader also drives HR strategy within the business context for the service teams located in Europe and Asia.  There is one shared, indirect report.

What You Will Do

  • HR Support to business teams/districts/location(s) - Partners with managers, including AVPs, (Sr.) District Service Managers, and employees at various levels to provide HR solutions and support to assigned segment(s) of the business in support of their strategic objectives.
  • Uses the techniques of positive employee relations to enhance employee engagement.
  • Partner with central recruiting team to drive selection processes, exceed time to offer objectives, and participates in interview processes. 
  • Leads the Talent Assessment (succession and individual development planning) function for the business segment, including driving the execution of action plans.  Leads execution of performance management process, ensuring leaders and employees use available tools to have meaningful performance alignment, results attainment and feedback discussions. 
  • Employee Relations/Performance Management – Consult/coach managers as they handle performance issues and talent development needs.  Directly handle employee relations issues, conduct investigations and recommend solutions.  
  • Lead HR programs and projects – HR research, project management, reporting/ analytics, and champion HR initiatives. 
  • Training –facilitate HR training sessions as needed, and help develop training programs.
  • Participation in acquisition due diligence and integration.
  • Manages labor relations at unionized facilities, including being the focal point for collective bargaining preparation and execution, daily contract administration, managing union/management relationship, and leadership education and positive employee relations.  

What You Need to be Successful

  • Bachelor's Degree plus a minimum of 10 years of HR experience with some combination of generalist experience that includes compensation management, recruiting, benefit administration, training, employee relations and performance management.
  • A minimum of 5 years of labor relations experience required.
  • Two years in succession planning and organization development.
  • Participation in a lean culture a plus.
  • Experience in acquisition integration a plus.

Offering You in Return

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible 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 do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.




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:  24894
Job Category:  Human Resources

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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