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Job Title:  Senior Maintenance Technician

Req ID:  31957
Job Category:  Maintenance

San Diego, CA, US, 92126


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.

$3,000 sign and stay bonus

About Us

Assists in maintaining and repairing all facility equipment, machinery and buildings while maintaining sufficient inventory levels.

Hourly rate starts at $28+ with the opportunity to earn much more based on experience, skills and qualifications.  Senior level techs encouraged to apply!

What you will do with us:


  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and troubleshooting on all plant equipment including high volume, validated processing equipment in a Ebeam sterilization environment. 
  • Participate in installation of new equipment, and maintenance of the electrical system 
  • Performs general maintenance tasks, including landscaping, painting and carpentry 
  • Conduct scheduled safety/maintenance inspections, including completion of related documentation 
  • Maintain a spare parts program 
  • Respond to off-shift maintenance calls on a rotating on-call schedule 

How you will learn your role:


  • Review work instructions along with vital policies and procedures 
  • Take part in on-the-job training, overseen by your Hiring Manager 
  • Demonstrate ability to meet the requirements of the job 

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

You will be a great fit if you can:

  • Pass a background check, drug screen, and annual physical evaluation 
  • Demonstrate the ability to always follow safety rules 
  • Demonstrate the desire to learn, be productive and contribute to the team 
  • Show a minimum of 2 years related experience in positions demonstrating knowledge of maintenance systems 
  • Successfully complete the company Operator training certification and pass the annual recertification test 
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, mechanics or electrical applications 
  • Demonstrate an ability to read blueprints and schematics 
  • Communicate effectively verbally and in writing 
  • Demonstrate computer literacy and critical math skills 
  • Lift up to 50 lbs. - due to the physical nature of the job, requiring strength and endurance  


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 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:  31957
Job Category:  Maintenance

San Diego, CA, US, 92126

Nearest Major Market: San Diego

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