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STERIS Interview

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Question 1 of 29
At STERIS we prefer to hire those with formal healthcare and medical training. Do you have related post-secondary education?
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How to Answer
Take a few minutes to walk the interviewer through your medical training and post-secondary education. Chances are, you have this experience listed on your resume; however, the interviewer is looking for you to expand. Discuss your best course or your most challenging one. You can talk about any awards or recognition achieved while attending your post-secondary training and education. Be sure to tie in why your education will help you in this role.

If you have related training: "I am a Registered Nurse (RN) with a Bachelor of Nursing from Tennessee Technological University. While attending this program, I found that I have an incredibly strong interest in Human Physiology. This interest has carried into my career and is one of the reasons why I am so excited about what you do at STERIS AG."

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Question 2 of 29
At STERIS we do not have a lot of local competitors; however, the ones we do have are strong competitors. In your opinion, what makes us stand out in the marketplace?
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Researching the company is a crucial step to take before your job interview. Take note of what STERIS AG focus' on most. Check online reviews to see what the customers are saying. Be sure to research their competitors so that you know what those particular companies are doing well. Where is STERIS AG performing better when measured against their competitors? Keep you answer positive and stick to the facts.

Question 3 of 29
One of the ways that we provide great customer service is by offering 24/7 on-site equipment maintenance and repair. How will you contribute to our customer service standards?
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Excellent customer service is vital in any industry; however, when working with healthcare equipment, one must be extra diligent because your customers, and their patients, rely heavily on you. Talk to the interviewer about your customer service philosophy.

Question 4 of 29
At STERIS we have a wide range of clients all over the state. Are you comfortable managing a large territory that requires 50% overnight travel?
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How to Answer
Many positions within the healthcare equipment and supply field will require a great deal of travel. Talk to the interviewer about your ability to be away on overnight travel. If you have restrictions on your schedule, this is the time to address that.

If you can accommodate travel: "Currently, I travel about 40% of the time. I am comfortable with this requirement and happy to do so."

Question 5 of 29
At STERIS our technology and products are intricately designed. Do you have a natural ability to understand, and explain, highly technological products?
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How to Answer
It is crucial that you research STERIS AG and their products, in detail, before your interview. Are you able to clearly understand the equipment and how it works? Show the interviewer that you already possess insight on their product offerings.

Question 6 of 29
There are strict federal regulations and guidelines in our industry that must always be followed. Are you familiar with these, and do you have a history of compliance?
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How to Answer
If you have experience in the healthcare equipment and service industry, you are likely familiar with the fact that there are strict guidelines and regulations surrounding best practices. Assure the interviewer that you are familiar with this fact and that you understand the importance of compliance.

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