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Job Title:  Operations Engineer

Req ID:  23739
Job Category:  Engineering

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.

Position Summary

 Develop design solutions for new and existing mechanical assemblies on STERIS Integration products. Clarify and document functional specifications to achieve product development and cost to meet marketing requirements. Provide complete documentation for manufacturing and assembly.  Provide technical input during project life cycle to ensure smooth transition from design to manufacture. Provide mechanical engineering leadership in development of innovative mechanical systems for AV integration and electrical applications. Lead project teams to understand user requirements, generate conceptual designs, perform trade-off and feasibility studies, design and fabricate test benches, conduct laboratory and shipping tests, develop full scale systems, and document designs, analyses, and test results. 

What STERIS Can Do For You:

  • Sign-on bonus!
  • Yearly bonus
  • Competitive pay
  • Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) match
  • Insurance
  • Great work schedule

What You Will Do:

  • Evaluate mechanical and electromechanical systems and products by designing and conducting research programs; applying principles of mechanics, thermodynamics, hydraulics, heat transfer, and materials.
  • Confirm system and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods; testing properties.
  • Develop mechanical and electromechanical products by studying customer requirements; researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials; soliciting observations from operators.
  • Develop manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for fabricating, building, assembling, and installing components.
  • Assure system and product quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and system capabilities; confirming fabrication, assembly, and installation processes.
  • Prepare product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Maintain product and company reputation by complying with government regulations.
  • Maintain system and product data base by writing computer programs and entering data.
  • Project tasks including planning/tracking of project cost, schedule, and scope; writing technical proposals and reports, and presenting briefings to internal project managers.
  • The above statements reflect a general detail of the job, and shall not be considered a thorough description of all duties inherent in the job.

Education Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree

What You Need:


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • 1 year relevant experience preferred
  • Proven aptitude for hands-on tasks 
  • 1 year experience in a regulated industry preferred


STERIS is a $3B, 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:  23739
Job Category:  Engineering

Montgomery, AL, US, 36109

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