Job Title:  Team Leader, Production - 2nd Shift, 4-10's Schedule

Req ID:  41668
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Rochester, NY, US, 14543


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. Our dental segment, HuFriedyGroup, enables dental professionals to reduce risk, improve efficiencies, drive compliance, and enhance patient and staff safety. At HuFriedyGroup, we are committed to helping dental professionals perfect their craft and deliver the highest level of care to each patient.

Position Summary

Our dental segment, HuFriedyGroup, enables dental professionals to reduce risk, improve efficiencies, drive compliance, and enhance patient and staff safety.  At HuFriedyGroup, we are committed to helping dental professionals perfect their craft and deliver the highest level of care to each patient.


The production team leader exists as a support to the manufacturing department and to assist in the supervision of the daily operations of manufacturing to ensure that the safety and manufacturing process and procedures are being adhered to. Area Leads ideally must have comprehensive knowledge with the general operations of the production floor under minimal supervision. Detail-oriented, a fast learner, and an excellent communicator to handle various task and escalate concerns as needed.

Job Details

$1500 Sign on/Stay Bonus (Not applicable to internal applicants)

Schedule: 2nd Shift - 4-10's Schedule -  Monday-Thursday 

3:00 pm - 1:30 am

$1 Shift Differential 




Healthcare, Vision, Dental, Quarterly Bonus, 401K Match, PTO, Company Holidays, Tuition Reimbursement 


  • Maintains a safe, clean, and secure working environment by upholding procedures, rules, and regulations: monitoring all safety and security systems and procedures on a regular basis: advising management of unsafe work practices or conditions. 
  • Responsible for ensuring the quality of work completed by monitoring completed work and documented NCR’s. Ensures product is properly processed in a manner to permit accurate tracking and minimal product damage.
  • Coordinates with Supervisor/Manager about schedule concerns and requirements. Is responsible that daily task and high priority assignments are properly delegated and completed. 
  • Support and coordinates completion and delegation of Visual Management and lean Manufacturing for Production team.
  • Supports Supervisor/Manager in developing training process that addresses quality improvements of the manufacturing process and the development of individuals in the production team. Support in the development and effective implementation of work instructions, freely exchange ideas, review shift activities, documentation, and initiate corrective actions as needed.
  • Contributes to a team effort by performing, according to guidelines outlined in the STERIS code of Business Conduct, the GMP, Lean Principles and other directives: supports the directives and decisions of higher level management and performs other duties as assigned.
  • Support Adherence to ISO procedures, Manufacturing Process Instructions (MPI), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), and Lean principles.
  • Provide feedback for workflow improvements.
  • Perform other duties as assigned, including the operation of production equipment as needed to fulfill the customer demand.
  • The above statements reflect the primary responsibilities of the position and shall not be considered a thorough description of all duties inherent in the job. Also, and dependent upon location and/or department specific requirements, the team lead may assume some responsibilities of a supervisor, when there is not supervisor on sight or within department.


Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years Manufacturing Operations Experience

Preferred Experience

  • Minimum 3 years manufacturing experience with increased responsibilities, preferably in a medical device or other regulated industry
  • SAP Knowledge 
  • Familiarity with Lean Manufacturing practices


  • Willingly and proactively collaborates with others to achieve operational goals.
  • Fully aware of the quality of own work and that of others around you
  • Works with energy, passion, and drives towards goals with professionalism and respect; operates in a way that creates an atmosphere of achievement.
  • Adheres to all company and departmental safety policies and guidelines.
  • Performs daily job duties in a safe manner and keeps their work area clean and always organized.
  • Capable of following detailed assembly instructions, both written and verbal.  Complies with policies, guidelines and regulatory requirements per the Quality System.
  • Consistent ability to meet production goals for assigned processes while maintaining quality standards for the product.
  • Employee workmanship and documentation standards regularly meet all of our quality standards and GMP practices.
  • Works well with others in the value stream and offers support when help is needed in a different area.
  • Consistently adheres to attendance and punctuality guidelines

Pay range for this opportunity is 19.71 - $27.51.


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:  41668
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Rochester, NY, US, 14543

Nearest Major Market: Rochester

Job Segment: Industrial, Infection Control, Manager, Medical Device, Patient Care, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Management