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Job Title:  Production Technician II

Req ID:  31040
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Point Richmond, CA, US, 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

Join a company where the work you do makes a difference!  We are One Team with One Goal.  At STERIS Surgical it’s our philosophy and our way of doing business.  Through a network of over 50 facilities globally, STERIS  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 Production Technician position today! 

This position works  4/10's Monday - Thursday shift and offers overtime potential based on business needs. 

Steris provides a $ 2500.00 sign-on bonus

Responsible for medical systems rack assembly

What we Offer

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. Our ultimate goal is to hire people who are in it for the long run with STERIS.  

  1. Competitive pay 
  2. Medical, vision, dental, prescription, and life insurance
  3. Matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans
  4. Paid vacation time and paid holidays
  5. Free shuttle from public transportation to plant
  6. Tuition assistance
  7. Opportunities for advancement
  8. FSA and HSA
  9. Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  10. Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

Join us and help write our next chapter..

Essential Job Duties

  • Responsible for building customer racks through port maps or wire diagrams
  • Assists senior-level technicians with testing, diagnostic, and quality assurance of configurable items
  • Work collaboratively with warehouse staff in order to kit rack build equipment
  • Follow up with warehouse point of contact for equipment shortages
  • Adheres to ISO procedures, Manufacturing Process Instructions (MPI), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), and Lean principles.
  • Provides feedback for workflow improvements.
  • Works with safety, efficiency, and accuracy as priorities always; Ensures quality and safety standards are continuously followed.
  • 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

  • High School Diploma or GED

Job Requirements and Qualifications

  • High School degree required, Associates Degree in applicable field preferred
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in a technical setting with the transferable skill set and aptitude
  • Strong IT skills required.
  • Ability to lift between 25-50 lbs.
  • Must read, speak and communicate in English proficiently.

If you are interested in joining our growing, successful team, please apply today!


The candidate who meets most of the following competencies will do well with the Steris team

  1. Customer Focused
  2. Decision making 
  3. Adaptability
  4. Continuous Improvement
  5. Earning Trust
  6. Applied Learning 



STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 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:  31040
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Point Richmond, CA, US, 94804

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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