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Job Title:  Local 26' Box Truck Driver & Production Operator

Req ID:  17095
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations
Country/Region:  US
State:  MN
City:  Minneapolis
Zip:  55433

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.


Join our team to work weekend shift 4 10 hours days including Saturday and Sunday (flexible on the other 2 days) 8:00 am to 6:30 pm

Small company feel in a Minnesota plant of an international corporation, with excellent benefits : Medical, Dental, 401(k), generous PTO

Position Summary

Join a company where the work you do makes a difference!  We are One Team with One Goal.  At STERIS Applied Sterilization Technologies (AST), it’s our philosophy and our way of doing business.  Through a network of over 50 facilities globally, STERIS AST has been committed to providing contract sterilization services to the medical device, pharmaceutical, consumer, and industrial communities for over 40 years.  Our irradiation and gas sterilization services ensure the safety of those who use these products, including our families, our friends, and ourselves.
If you are looking to join a collaborative and innovative team in an essential industry, apply for our Material Handler position today! 

This position works Saturday and Sunday day shift and offers overtime potential based on business needs.  


What you will do with us:

The Local 26' Box truck Driver/ Production Operator delivers and picks up Customer product in a local 50 mile radius, and supports processing, utilizing EtO. 

Drives a Freightliner 26' Box truck locally within a 50 mile radius to deliver and pick up Customer products

Safe operation of processing equipment and company vehicles in accordance with operating regulations and procedures, assuring proper care of Customer product.

Places and retrieves sterile, test of biological sampling devices to monitor appropriate processing levels.

Maintains and operates company vehicles in a proessional and safe manner adhering to established policies, procedures and DOTP rules and regulations.


How you will learn your role:
  • Review work instructions along with vital policies and procedures
  • Take part in on-the-job training, overseen by your Hiring Manager
  • Demonstrate ability to meet the requirements of the job
Education Degree
  • High School Diploma or GED
Required Experience
  • Ability to work a weekend shift of 4 10 hour days to include Saturday and Sunday 8:00 am to 6:30 pm (flexible on the other 2 days)
  • Must be able to pass a DOT physical exam
  • Must posess a Class B License (air brakes)
  • Must be able to pass a drug and backgound screen, with a clear driving record
  • Must successfully pass company Operator training program.
  • Must be certified to operate manual and motorized material handling equiment, including but not limitied to: forklifts, pallet jacks, elevators, conveyors, etc and processing vessels.
  • Previous Material Handler experience preferred, plus completion of certification
  • Requires ability to effectively read, write and verbally communicate in English.
  • Ability to work independently under general guidelines and supervision.
  • Requires ability to navigate through defined computer screens.
  • Above average organizing and analysing skills and Level 2 math skills (four basic arithmetic functions in all units of measurement, decimals, rations, rate, percentages) to dettermine organizatoinal, Customer and regulatory problems and formulate corrective action plans; attention to detail.
  • Able to adapt to changing duties and responsibilties.
  • Basic understanding of sterilization principles and need for extreme caution handling product.
  • Ability to lift, push and pull 50 pounds.


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.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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