Job Title:  Ebeam Operator

Req ID:  41567
Job Category:  Processing Operations

Tullamore, OY, IE, R35 X865


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

About Us: 
At STERIS AST we are the trusted experts in technology-neutral sterilization services including radiation and gas modalities. We offer electron beam, gamma, X-ray, ethylene oxide and vaporized hydrogen peroxide technologies for the purpose of product sterilization. Whether that product is a single use medical device, consumables in a hospital environment, cosmetics and toiletries, or industrial products, we make sure everything that makes its way to an end user is safe for use or consumption.  


About you: 
Do you want to spend your working time making a positive difference to the world around you? Are you passionate about supporting the medical and pharmaceutical industries, and many more? Do you care about keeping patients and people safe? If so, then a career with STERIS AST as an E-Beam Process Shift Leader could be a great fit for you.  



§ Management and recording of incoming Goods: Receive customer batches for processing, perform quantity and quality checks and complete associated batches records (electronic and paper records).

§ Preparation of products for process,

§ Ensure that all products are labelled correctly and informs the E-beam Supervisor of any discrepancies as and when they arise.

§ Prepare dosimeters to routine and validation batches and maintain appropriate records.

§ Place and retrieve routine and validation batches on and from the E-Beam conveyor and prepare product for shipping.

§ Read routine and validation dosimeters and maintain appropriate records.

§ Ensure that all products are labelled and identified correctly for shipping.

§ Ensure that the E-beam Supervisor is informed of any damage that occurs throughout the E-Beam process.

§ Assist with Shipping Goods: shipping of customer batches for processing, perform quantity and quality checks and complete associated batches records (electronic and paper records).

§ Support E-Beam Technical Department in all activities relating to E-Beam and related equipment qualification and calibration. (e.g. Spectrophotometers, dosimetry, etc.)




§ Maintain accurate and complete records of activities performed.

§ Ensure that the documentation is completed to the highest standard as per company SOP’s etc.

§ Attend required trainings,

§ Notifies Supervisor or equivalent of any deviations or problems.

§ Ensure your own training record is accurate, up to date and reflective of current practice.




§ Ensure that timekeeping records are filled in on a daily basis and access control cards are swiped when entering and exiting facility.

§ Ensure that the E-Beam Supervisor is informed if unable to attend work as per company sickness / absence policies and procedures.




§ Assist E-Beam Production Technician with dose map activities as required.

§ Ensure that all relevant paperwork is collated and presented to the E-Beam Technical Department.

Duties - cont'd


§ Ensure that the E-Beam area is kept to the highest standard at all times.




§ Assist other production departments as required.




§ Alerts E-Beam Supervisor or equivalent of any process related problems/incidents.

§ Co-operate with environmental and personnel monitoring of radiation levels.

§ Attends arranged medical examinations when required.

§ In conjunction with the management team and Technical Department develop and implement systems ensuring best practice product traceability in the E-Beam processing of product.

§ Assist and carryout specific projects required for production.

Education Degree

Required Experience

  • Previous experience, especially in pharmaceuticals or medical devices, is highly valued.
  • Familiarity with the industry is advantageous.


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.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  41567
Job Category:  Processing Operations

Tullamore, OY, IE, R35 X865

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