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Job Title:  Maintenance Technician, 3rd Shift

Req ID:  31959
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Sharon, PA, US, 16146


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

The role of the Maintenance Technician is to repair and maintain mechanical equipment and production machinery based on diagrams, operation manuals and manufacturers specifications using hand tools, power tools and precision equipment.

  • Perform repairs, upgrades, installations and periodic maintenance of facility machines and equipment.
  • Troubleshoot hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems using schematics, wire drawings, I/O lists, and manufacturer manuals. 
  • Replace, fix or realign machine parts and accessories according to manufacturer and production specifications.
  • Lubricate, adjust, or replace machine components in accordance with manufacturer. 
  • Utilize and maintain Preventative Maintenance Database software for tracking scheduled and completed tasks.
  • Familiarity with Lock Out / Tag Out and utilize the safety process to properly quarantine equipment during service or repair.
  • Powers up equipment to verify functionality and performance to specification.
  • Coordinate facility repairs and improvements for the building, property, production and office areas.
  • Communicates with OEMs and equipment suppliers for information, support, parts and materials.
  • Anility to comprehend documented Standard Operating Procedures and manuals related to equipment operations and maintenance.
  • Other applicable tasks as assigned by the Maintenance Manger.

Required Experience

  • Mechanical aptitude and the ability to learn new machinery & equipment
  • Understanding of hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems
  • Troubleshooting skills through deductive reasoning and schematics
  • Knowledge of PLC control systems and digital electronic equipment a plus
  • Familiarity with power tools, multimeters, amp meters, micrometers, calipers, RPM gauges, tension gauges and other hand tools
  • Familiarity with milling, lathe, drill press, grinders, and other shop equipment
  • Familiarity with forklifts, scissor lifts, cranes, hoists, chain falls and jacks
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities through time management and planning skills
  • Schedule flexibility to support multiple shifts during weekdays and weekends.
  • Basic proficiency in MS Office and computer skills
  • Must be able to lift 50+ LBS

Education Degree

High School Diploma or GED


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.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  31959
Job Category:  Manufacturing Operations

Sharon, PA, US, 16146

Nearest Major Market: Youngstown

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