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Job Title:  Team Leader, Operations

Req ID:  33081
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

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 Operations Team Leader will assist in maintaining the production schedule by assisting Operations Supervisor with training, scheduling, troubleshooting, safety, and documentation.

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.



  • Assist in the supervision of various product lines.  This includes but is not limited to; ensure production lines are manned and running, fill in for employee breaks as needed; troubleshoot minor problems with equipment and parts; provide all tracked information (counts, scrap, etc.); make suggestions regarding employee issues (merit, disciplinary, etc.); make suggestions regarding process improvements/changes.
  • Measure production rates by the hour and complete proper documentation to management.
  • Complete product/labeling change over.  This includes verifying material has been depleted and separated, change coding/printing devices to print new labeling, verify labeling is correct and all associated documentation is complete.
  • Ensure all equipment is set up and operating properly at equipment start up time.
  • Maintain scrap counts for proper inventory adjustments.
  • Ensure employee safety and compliance of safety policies at all times (proper use of PPE).
  • Create and complete Device History Records for all products/sku’s produced.
  • Close out work orders for production in Oracle.
  • Familiar with requirements for all regulatory bodies associated with Medical Device Production.


Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • One (1) year manufacturing/packaging experience or previous chemical work.  Familiarity with working from standardized procedures also beneficial. 


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:  33081
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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