Engineering Technologist


Lincoln Electric is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of the highest quality arc welding products, automated joining assembly and cutting systems, and has a global leading position in brazing and soldering alloys. With over 125 years of innovation and service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation, drive growth and provide a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric: we operate to a higher standard to build a better world.

Req. ID23734 






Lincoln Electric is seeking a Engineering Technologist for our Cleveland, Ohio headquarters. The Engineering Technologist will play a key role in supporting Lincoln's Machine Division teams through problem solving and  continuous improvement of safety, quality, operational performance, as well as customer satisfaction.


This is an outstanding opportunity to join a global leader in its industry. In addition to career growth potential, Lincoln Electric offers competitive pay with a lucrative annual profit sharing incentive, student loan repayment, tuition reimbursement, paid time off/paid holidays, retirement, medical/dental/vision and much more! 






The Engineering Technologist will handle small to medium sized projects and day-to-day shop support. In addition, they will lead projects both within the department and cross-functionally, and may also work with techs, college students or other engineers. Responsibilities include: 


  • Develop and execute continuous improvement activities to reduce cycle time, inventory, and waste while improving process performance, quality, cost, and standardizing the processes. 
  • Resolving safety, environmental and ergonomics issues
  • Cost reductions
  • Evaluation and implementation of employee suggestions
  • Development and implementation of new processes
  • Performing cost analyses
  • Development of processes for and the launching of new products, capacity studies. or other projects as assigned by the Engineering Manager


Education & Experience Required 


  • Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering Technology and 3+ years of experience
  • Knowledge of various manufacturing processes, tools and materials
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team; good organizational skills with ability to handle a variety of assignment and changing priorities
  • Good decision-making ability
  • Good written and oral communications skills
  • Able to perform hands-on work as required
  • Ability to occasionally work off shifts
  • Ability to be effective working extensively on the shop floor with employees and processes
  • Proficient in MS Office, including Word, Excel, Power Point; CAD software; ability to learn SAP



Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Lincoln Electric is a $3.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 11,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 56 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!


Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.


Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Machinist, Welding, ERP, SAP, Manufacturing, Technology