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Job Title:  Production Assistant - 1st Shift

Req ID:  26329
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Sharon Hill, PA, US, 19079


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

We are currently looking for a Production Assistant to join our team, at our facility in Sharon Hill, PA!  

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established, global company that will invest in your career growth over the long term. STERIS wouldn’t be where it is today without our incredible, talented people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Competitive pay
  • Training and coaching
  • Medical, vision, dental and life insurance
  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Paid vacation time and paid holidays
  • Tuition assistance
  • Opportunities for advancement


  • Verify that sealing equipment is operating properly.
  • Ensure that all products to be sealed match label specifications.
  • Deliver completed bags to folding area, ensuring the count of finished goods satisfies requirements.
  • Remain safety-concsious at all times and follow SOP’s to maintain the integrity of clean room environment.
  • Evaluate and accept/reject material using proper quality and manufacturing procedures.
  • Pay attention to processes or steps leading to the accomplishment of results, and looks for ways to improve quality, safety, efficiency and/or effectiveness.
  • Adhere to Shop Practices including proper gowning and use of personal protective equipment.
  • Inform manager of any problems pertaining to production, parts, equipment or processes. 

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently, under general guidelines and supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a clean work environment.
  • Ability to adapt to changing duties and responsibilities as needed.

Preferred Experience

  • 2 years of Packaging or Assembly experience.



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:  26329
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Sharon Hill, PA, US, 19079

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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