Job Title:  Manufacturing Supervisor -3rd Shift

Req ID:  38188
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Montgomery, AL, US, 36109


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.

The Role


Join a team of supervisors that work closely together to machine and assemble Operating Room equipment distributed to STERIS customers throughout the world. As a 3rd Shift Supervisor you will be responsible for planning, organizing, and supervising daily production activities within the machine shop, ensuring that component parts are ready for assembly in accordance with Customer requirements, while complying with applicable company, quality, and regulatory standards. You will train and coach production employees in creating and sustaining a lean culture aligned with the company’s Vision, Mission and Values, while promoting a positive work environment leading with respect and humility. 


Shift Available:   3rd shift 11pm – 7am Sun night through Fri morning.

What You Will Do


  • Ensure attainment of daily/weekly of production plan by ensuring communication between the cells / shifts, sharing best practices, prioritizing countermeasures among production cells and ensuring proper job performance of all team members.
  • Drive attainment of and improvements in safety, quality, delivery, and cost (SQDC) performance.
  • Lead with proper adherence to quality system procedures, Good Documentation Practice (GDP) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
  • Ensure immediate response to abnormalities through identifying, documenting, and segregating nonconforming material.
  • Monitor operational status on all equipment/tools including calibration and certification, escalates as needed.
  • Facilitate a safety culture, performs safety audits to ensure proper use and condition of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), machines, and safe guards, trains individuals on safety procedures and expectations, leads investigations of near misses / incidents and facilitates the implementation of safety and ergonomics improvements.
  • Screen and select qualified individuals for positions, conduct performance reviews, determine salary adjustments, work schedules, promotions, training, and effectively address employee relations situations and manage conflict.
  • Drive optimum employee performance and talent development.
  • Provide growth, training, and development opportunities to employees.
  • Drive results through effective coaching, and counseling of staff and setting meaningful and measurable goals.
  • Evaluate performance and escalate needs through proper managing and coaching of team members in relation to SQDC board meetings and daily standard reports (daily production, material requirements, etc.).

What You Will Need to Be Successful


  • High school diploma with 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Associates degree preferred, with 4 or more years of manufacturing experience
  • 2 yrs. of supervisory experience with Associates degree.  
  • Computer skills and documentation skills.
  • Experience running CNC Machines, Lathes, Mills, and other machining equipment. Welding experience a plus. 
  • Experience within a medical device or regulated environment highly preferred. 


What STERIS Will Offer You


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 global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 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:  38188
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Montgomery, AL, US, 36109

Nearest Major Market: Montgomery

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