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Job Title:  Audio Visual Technician

Req ID:  22994
Job Category:  Service/Technical Services
Country/Region:  US
State:  NE
City:  Omaha
Zip:  68114

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.

Surgical Support Representative - Omaha, Nebraska

Provides post-installation, on-site technical customer support on all operating room integration equipment (light, tables, video technology). Supports customer use of equipment, may perform first tier troubleshooting and resolution of issues, and minor equipment modifications on all integration equipment serviced by STERIS. Provide exceptional customer service to hospital staff, supporting their use of the equipment in a professional and knowledgeable basis. Complete administrative requirements as required.

What You will do as a Surgical Support Representative

  • Provide post-installation, on-site technical support of Operating Room Integration product lines. Assist hospital operating room staff in basic maintenance and ongoing use of hospital-owned STERIS integration equipment. Is an extension of the local Sales team for a defined amount of time, and will escalate service or account issues appropriately to the Field Service Representative or Account Manager assigned to the hospital.
  • Coordinate with Installers, Field Service Representatives and Account Managers for supplies and/or assistance as needed.
  • Service customers by providing on-site support in the operating room. Will manage and monitor the use of the OR equipment. Will be assigned to one account and will be on-site daily for a defined period established by the sales team.
  • May provide support during the installation of OR Integration equipment. Will serve a supporting role, and will be expected to become familiar with that particular hospital’s equipment and OR set up.
  • Perform administrative duties as assigned to ensure effective planning, utilization, and required paperwork completion.
  • Develop and maintain effective, communicative relationships with customers, managers, support functions and the sales organization Maintains courteous and professional demeanor when working with customers, contractors, management, and fellow employees.
  • Respond to routine customer and sales questions regarding equipment operation and performance. At the RM discretion, provide on-site support to the sales organization, limited to identifying opportunities and post-installation use of equipment.
  • Must learn and use proper operating room and hospital protocols while on-site. Must abide by all STERIS and Customer Health & Safety protocols and procedures.
  • Provide solutions to customers to enhance sales and growth in the field through effective positioning of STERIS products and services, identifying opportunities, and passing leads to management and sales.

What you need to be successful:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. Completion of associate degree program in computer science, electronics, or audio/visual communications strongly preferred. Upon hire, successful completion of product specific training modules is required.  
  • Associates degree in electronics, mechanical or similar discipline, plus one (1) to three (3) years of related experience strongly preferred. 
  • Position requires lifting (up to 50 lbs.), bending, squatting, sitting, standing, and twisting.
  • Will work in the following environments, at times during surgical procedures: hospitals, operating rooms, and surgi-centers. May be subject to customer drug testing or background check, Operating Room protocol training, customer specific safety training, or customer SOP training.  
  • Work in and around hospital personnel, sensitive medical equipment and patients, experience with proper operating room and hospital protocols and procedures.
  • Excellent knowledge of personal computers, audio/video technology, video cabling, networking. Technology integration experience preferred.
  • General knowledge of the following: Knowledge of IT, networking & video.
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot situations and determine solution.
  • Excellent, polished customer interaction. Ability to communicate professionally with customers.
  • Energetic with a desire to learn and develop new skills. 

What STERIS can offer you:

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.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Competitive pay
  • Annual merit bonus and incentive plans
  • Company vehicle, uniforms and all necessary tools provided
  • Business travel and all related expenses paid
  • Service training and coaching program
  • Medical, vision, dental and life insurance
  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Paid vacation time and paid holidays
  • Tuition assistance
  • Opportunities for advancement


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.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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