Date: Aug 31, 2021

Location: Bettendorf, IA, US, 52722

Company: Lincoln Electric

Job Title: Machinist


FLSA Status: Non-exempt / Hourly


Department: Machine


Reports to: Machine Shop Supervisor


Shift: First shift, Full-time (OT as required)


Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.


Position Summary: Perform a variety of machine set-up, machine operations, and material handling tasks. Reviews program and print to understand tooling needs and machine set up. Runs parts off on machine and do basic inspection of parts to print.



  • Perform basic machine set-up duties including cleaning;
  • Prepare and complete routine administrative paperwork;
  • Prepare tooling and materials for machining;
  • Detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel;
  • Be able to operate various CNC equipment to produce parts to print drawings;
  • Maintain machinery and equipment through basic upkeep;
  • Lift and manipulate heavy objects;
  • Read, understand, follow and enforce safety procedures;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills are required;
  • Uphold company quality objectives and play an active role in reaching continuous improvement objectives; and
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


Experience / Skills:

  • High attention to detail and quality;
  • Ability to plan and execute daily and weekend scheduled tasks;
  • Ability to keep work area clean and organized;
  • Ability to give directions to peers within the department;
  • Excellent team player with organizational and time management skills;
  • Skill in the use of computers, specifically in a PC, Windows-based operating environment;
  • Ability to gather data, compile information and prepare reports; and
  • Commitment to company values.


Nonessential Skills and Experience:

  • Safety (OSHA, SDS), ANSI (RIA) standards. 


Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S):

  • Understand the Company’s EH&S Policy and how it relates to this job;
  • Be aware of OSHA & EPA laws and regulations as well as company rules and policies that pertain to this job;
  • Work in a safe and environmentally friendly manner and observe all company EH&S procedures;
  • Immediately notify the supervisor if there is any safety hazard, any equipment not operating correctly or if there are any questions regarding EH&S procedures; and
  • Attend required EH&S training.


Physical Demands and Work Environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical demands: While performing duties of job, employee is typically required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; bend; squat; climb; talk, see and hear. Be able to climb ladders; lift hand tools approx. 1-15 lbs. in weight to complete machine assembly, parts up to 50 lbs. Repetition with activity. 
  • Work environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate; temperature in the machine shop may fluctuate with the seasons as the production area is not air conditioned.


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

Nearest Major Market: Davenport
Nearest Secondary Market: Moline

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