Share this Job

Job Title:  Inspector, Quality

Req ID:  20121
Job Category:  Quality
Country/Region:  US
State:  CA
City:  Point RIchmond
Zip:  94804

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

Responsible for inspection of components, sub-assemblies and finished products. Determine proper sampling plans based on specifications, inspection plans or customer supplied requirements. Certify quality and adherence to specifications.

  • Perform visual, dimensional examination (and functional testing where applicable) of all in-process and finished products.
  • Ensure valid inspection plans using analysis and correct sampling/frequency intervals.
  • Provide input for inspection methods and improvements relating to the position.
  • Create, review and update incoming and in-process inspection documentation that includes procedures, work instructions, forms, etc.
  • Assist in investigations of process related quality issues.
  • Write non-conforming materials reports as required.
  • Quarantine products rejected by quality.
  • Provide samples and verbal and written communication to quality and production management concerning required quality issues.
  • Complete electronic and written records with accuracy to ensure excellent results and continuous improvement including inspection reports, training records, equipment maintenance logs, continuous improvement initiatives and corrective action reports. Command functional and practical understanding of these records.
  • Support production activities and assist in ensuring production activities are compliant with applicable standards.
  • Assist in ensuring the timely calibration of test & measurement equipment.
  • Participate in discussions with quality representatives of the company’s critical suppliers.
  • 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.
Required Experience and Qualifications
  • Minimum three (3) plus years’ experience in quality systems.
  • Excellent written skills including spelling and grammar
  • Highly organized, self-starter and deadline-driven
  • Detail oriented with high degree of accuracy
  • 3 or more years’ experience with quality in a manufacturing environment.
  • 3 or more years’ experience with complaints management.
  • 3 or more years’ experience with customer service.
  • Adaptability
  • Earning Trust
  • Decision Making
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Applied Learning
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Initiating Action
  • Quality Orientation
  • Customer Focus
  • Collaborating
  • Managing Conflict
  • Tech Prof/Know & Skill

We offer free parking, free shuttle to BART, EV charging stations and free on site gym.  Join us and help write our next chapter. This is an opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term.


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.