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Title:  Operations Specialist - Scientific

Req ID:  13055
Category:  Marketing/Communications
City:  Saint Louis
State:  MO
Postal Code:  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

Provides technical operational support for Customers, Marketing, Technical Services and Sales on issues related to product information, product technology and product applications for the CCS group within the Life Sciences Contamination Control Solutions (CCS) business.  Serves as a generalist for CCS product information including answering calls and providing information to Customers and the Commercial team following appropriate departmental standards required to ensure protection of Intellectual Property (IP)  and accuracy and appropriateness of information.  Coordinates review, modification, and execution of Customer Disclosure Agreements (CDA) and distribution of IP under appropriate CDA.  Coordinates internal biennial literature review to ensure current and accurate information is being provided to our Customers.


  • Provides appropriate, prompt, technical information to Customers for the CCS product lines, with the objective of utilizing existing, vetted material to resolve standard pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry Customer questions.  Support provided through telephone and written correspondence, requiring understanding of nature of inquiry (IP vs. non-IP) and standard or non-standard information. 
  • Increases effectiveness of the Technical Services Field Support teams by handling routine Customer support needs by request of the TSM and Sr. TSM.
  • Manages the CDA processing activities including correspondences with STERIS Legal, Customer contact, Sales contact, and Director TS and VP Marketing to ensure that correspondences are well-documented, timely and input into searchable database on a routine basis to ensure ready-access for release of information to Customer. 
  • Supports compliance with STERIS records retention policy by monitoring and purging records per policy.

Education Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree

Required Experience

Experience and Skills:

  • More than five years related work experience and a Bachelor's Degree in preferably a science or technical related field. 
  • Current knowledge of relevant pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry subject matter and regulatory requirements. Ability to learn in collaboration with technical experts internal to STERIS as well as outside the organization.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Excellent computer skills including with MS systems in particular, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Strong Customer and service orientation with ability to effectively utilize resources for technical information as needed.

Behavioral Attributes

  • Demonstrates solid organizational skills, good judgment and ability to think analytically.
  • Contributes in a team effort by performing according to the STERIS Code of Business Conduct, and other directives; supporting the directives and decisions of higher-level management; accomplishing other duties as assigned.
  • Protects company confidential information by properly storing, retrieving and disseminating such information only to those authorized.
  • Supports the business imperatives of Growth, Operational Excellence, Leadership Excellence and Customer Focus, by acting with integrity, treating everyone with mutual respect, exhibiting a genuine commitment to the success of all employees, and delivering satisfaction to our Customers through teamwork, innovation and continuous improvement; this will be accomplished while acting safely and is defined as "The STERIS Way."
  • Exhibits a commitment to the shared values of Customer Satisfaction and Continuous Improvement through ensuring defect-free workmanship, assisting others to meet the Customer’s needs, searching for efficient and effective ways to reduce waste, being active and accountable for Customer satisfaction, and satisfying the Customer’s needs with a sense of urgency.



STERIS is a $2B+, 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.

Req ID:  13055
Category:  Marketing/Communications
City:  Saint Louis
State:  MO
Postal Code:  63133

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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