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Job Title:  Maintenance Engineer - IMS

Req ID:  15867
Job Category:  Engineering
Country/Region:  GB
State:  DOR
City:  Salisbury
Zip:  SP2 8BJ

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

To provide a high-quality maintenance service to support the cleaning and inspection, assembly and packing of sterile equipment to the hospital and community settings.


  1. To ensure that all plant and machines are maintained and repaired to enable the provision of the service.
  2. To oversee the work of all contract and service engineers.
  3. To perform the weekly tests as required to maintain sterilisers/washers in accordance with CfPP.
  4. To inform the National Maintenance Manager of any changes in machine cycle profile and any resulting maintenance.
  5. To ensure all machinery is serviced before the commencement of quarterly and annual validation.
  6. To facilitate the scheduling of yearly validation of plant equipment.
  7. To ensure that all machinery and equipment meet the requirements of the Medical Devices Directive.
  8. To maintain all validation/calibration certification required for MDD registration.
  9. To maintain spare parts and tools store and advise the National Maintenance Manager on stock level replenishment.
  10. To carry out any other PPM weekly maintenance/inspection as scheduled as detailed in the plant maintenance schedule supporting the quality management system.
  11. To participate in an on-call rota.
  12. There may be a requirement to travel to other sites and locations within the Group.
  13. To participate as an integral member of the sterile processing team and actively contributing to suggestions of innovation continuous improvement and best practice.
  14. To actively participate in staff development and training initiatives.
  15. To actively participate in the Synergy Health Performance Management System.
  16. To undertake any other duties or tasks as reasonably required.

Working Conditions

Physical Effort

  • To adhere to the Company Manual Handling policy and procedure to move heavy weights manually.  Use of trolleys on a regular basis to transport spare parts and tools.
  • There is a frequent requirement to work in restricted and confined spaces.

Mental Effort                                                        

  • To be able to maintain concentration where the work pattern is predictable for example, maintaining high standards of accuracy when checking and carrying out maintenance duties.


STERIS plc is a $2B+, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

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