Job Title:  Production Technician I

Req ID:  43736
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Richmond, CA, US, 94598


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 your work makes a difference! At STERIS Surgical, we are One Team with One Goal. With over 50 facilities globally, STERIS has been committed to providing medical devices to hospitals and Clinics in our communities for over 10 years. If you want to join a collaborative and innovative team in an essential industry, apply for our Production Technician position today!

This position offers a 4-day work week (Monday to Thursday) with 10-hour days and the potential for overtime based on business needs.

Shift: 6:30am-4:30pm Monday-Thursday

Benefits: Healthcare, Vision, Dental, 401K Match, Quarterly Bonuses, PTO, Company Holidays and a $1,000 sign on bonus




  • 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 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.
  • Soldering  
  • Provide 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 in General Studies

Required Experience


  • Associate degree in applicable field preferred
  • 1 year of soldering skills in school or work
  • 1 year in a manufacturing plant
  • 2-3 years of experience in a technical setting with a transferable skill set and aptitude.
  • Strong IT skills needed.
  • Ability to lift between 25-50 lbs.
  • Knowledge of computers is a plus
  • Must read, speak, and communicate in English proficiently.

 Pay range for this opportunity is $17.91 - $24.99.


Minimum pay rates offered will comply with county/city minimums, if higher than range listed.  Pay rates are based on a number of factors, including but not limited to local labor market costs, years of relevant experience, education, professional certifications, foreign language fluency, etc.


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:  43736
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Richmond, CA, US, 94598

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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