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Title:  Welder

Req ID:  15434
Category:  Manufacturing Operations
City:  Mentor
State:  OH
Postal Code:  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

Will be responsible for performing high mix/ low volume manual TIG welding of Stainless Steel in a high quality medical device manufacturing environment.  


  1. Set-up and operate TIG welding equipment using prescribed methods and procedures to weld parts within acceptable tolerances and standards. 
  2. Ability to build weldments through manual layout and manual surface prep processes when required. 
  3. Read and interpret STERIS® welding blueprints including standard welding symbols, travelers, and other work instruction documents.
  4. Positions parts to be joined using fixtures and other holding or positioning devices.
  5. Use required measuring instruments and gages to check and ensure parts meet dimensional requirements.
  6. Communicate clearly, both verbally and written, with Engineers, Quality personnel, supervisors, and fellow team employees.
  7. As a member of a self-directed work group, complete all projects, assignments, and duties as directed and instructed.
  8. Complies with all quality standards.

Education Requirements

  1. High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  2. Completion of formal welding training program preferred.
  3. Intermediate to advanced computer skills preferred. 

Required Experience

  1. Minimum two years experience welding ferrous and non-ferrous metals in a solid metal fabrication/ machining environment.
  2. Must be able to use prescribed manual processes in TIG welding of stainless, mild steel, and aluminum.
  3. Must be able to read and interpret welding blueprints, including all standard welding symbols.
  4. Must be able to use precision measuring instruments and gages.
  5. Must have strong math and troubleshooting proficiency and basic computer skills.
  6. Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  7. Must have ability to stand for long periods of time. Must be capable of lifting 50 pounds without assistance.


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.

Req ID:  15434
Category:  Manufacturing Operations
City:  Mentor
State:  OH
Postal Code:  44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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