Job Title:  Supervisor, Quality

Req ID:  44368
Job Category:  Quality

St. Louis, MO, US, 63143


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 Quality Supervisor leads a team of Quality specialists, technicians or inspectors focused on incoming product/component inspection, final QC inspection/testing of products, complaint investigation, NCR investigation or production floor quality support.  The Quality Supervisor develops and manages work assignments, analyzes and trends Quality performance data and utilizes problem solving methods to improve processes and eliminate Quality issues. In addition, as a contributor to Quality System compliance, the Quality Supervisor supports the site to ensure the Quality System adheres to ISO 9001, ISO 13485, MDSAP, FDA 21 CFR Part 820/211, EU MDR and other regulatory standards, as applicable.  


  • Lead and manage assigned Quality staff to ensure effective Customer complaint and CAPA management. 
  • Lead and manage assigned Quality staff to effectively execute site calibration and maintenance records; training records; DHR records and environmental control monitoring. 
  • Lead and manage assigned Quality staff to effectively execute QC inspection procedures and capture associated non conformances.
  • Lead and manage assigned Quality staff to effectively investigate non conformances.
  • Lead the team in providing effective production floor Quality support.
  • Lead and manage assigned Quality staff in effectively managing nonconforming materials including proper disposition and recordkeeping.
  • Establish individual and team objectives to attain key metric performance and ensure alignment to overall Quality strategy. 
  • Analyze and trend Quality data to identify and drive product/service and process improvements.
  • Lead the Team’s talent development processes and knowledge development.
  • Assume other duties as assigned

Education Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering General

Required Experience

  • 4-6 years of production Quality and/or Quality Management Systems experience.
  • 4-6 years of experience in healthcare, medical device or other regulated industry.
  • 2-3 years of experience leading a team and/or supervising employees.
  • ASQ, QSR, or familiarity with QSR/GMP regulations preferred.



STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 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:  44368
Job Category:  Quality

St. Louis, MO, US, 63143

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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