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Job Title:  Office Assistant

Req ID:  23462
Job Category:  General Administration

Saint Louis, MO, US, 63133


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

Are you fun and energetic? Do you enjoy working in a fast paced environment? Come join our Team!


We have an opening as an Office Assistant supporting multiple functions! This position performs a broad range of diverse administrative duties which involve a high level of exposure to sensitive information and interactions with individuals throughout the organization.  Requires considerable use of tact, diplomacy, discretion and judgment.  Communicates with and maintains rapport employees; assists in creating an environment of open communication, sharing issues with appropriate management as necessary.  Provides reports and oversees projects as required.  


  • Categorize, summarize, and/or compose information for reports, presentations, charts, and correspondence.
  • Performs a wide variety of other administrative duties including arranging / coordinating meetings, arranges / schedules travel as requested, takes & distributes meeting minutes, assists in the administration of the Employee Rewards Store, etc.
  • Processes and maintains accurate expense reports as well as departmental invoices in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for the accurate and timely maintenance of Operations Leadership training records; distributes and collects new records as identified, ensures audit ready files are kept.
  • Designs presentations and maintains the sites electronic boards, ensuring inclusion and diverse material, creativity, and timely data.
  • Plans and oversees special events as needed.  This may include sourcing and reserving event space, sourcing vendors, planning meals, creating invitations, flyers, agendas, or other pertinent materials.  
  • Uses strong judgement and decision-making skills to manages workload with limited supervision, ensuring a safe work environment and compliances with relevant policies.

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  1. Requires a minimum of 5 years progressively responsible administrative experience working for leadership including oversight of projects and decision making.
  2. Requires a minimum of 3 years experience and proficiency using Microsoft Office Packaging with an emphasis on Excel and PowerPoint.
  3. Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate across all levels of the organization with diplomany and tact, using discretion and maintaining confidentialities.
  4. Experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.


  1. Strong team orientation with ability to collaborate with others.
  2. Strong organizations skills and the ability to work independently as needed.
  3. Ability to research and form data / information into clear reports, charts, or other correspondence.
  4. Ability to recognize areas for improvement within scope of responsibilities.
  5. Represents the Company in a professional manner at all times, offering an example of living STERIS values and encouraging others to do the same.


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.

Req ID:  23462
Job Category:  General Administration

Saint Louis, MO, US, 63133

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