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Job Title:  Supplier Quality Engineer

Req ID:  22633
Job Category:  Quality
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

STERIS is committed to delivering satisfaction to our Customers by anticipating their needs and offering value, quality, and reliability that exceeds their expectations.  The success of STERIS and our Customers is powered by our people, a culture of teamwork, innovative solutions, and by continually maintaining and improving the effectiveness of our Quality System as a foundation for business performance.  

Our Quality group is a team of passionate individuals who are dedicated to STERIS’s culture of quality.   We are seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer to join our  Quality team for the Endoscopy division.


Are you ready to join our team and make an impact?


  • Lead supplier quality improvement projects to drive improvement in supplier quality, cost, and delivery
  • Drive improvement to quality/supplier quality measurement and scorecard systems
  • Lead efforts to reduce or eliminate sources of process and supplier defects 
  • Interfaces with all other engineering components within the company and with customers and suppliers on quality related issues.

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering or technical discipline required
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in quality systems, supplier quality or quality engineering.
  • Experience in SCAR (Supplier Corrective Action Requests), FAIR (First Article Inspection Report) and supplier quality audits
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience working in an ISO certified environment required.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Focus on identification of potential issues and continuous improvement.
  • Experience working on cross-functional teams and on own initiative.
  • Demonstrated excellent organizational, oral and written communications skills.
  • Must have PC experience, as well as working familiarity of desktop applications including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.




STERIS plc is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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