COR Team Specialist

Date: Sep 17, 2022

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117

Company: Lincoln Electric


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. ID21974 




PURPOSE: Join the COR Team as a FCAW Specialist working with Lincoln Electric Global Subsidiaries to improve processes, technologies, cost structures, and promote the continuous improvement of Flux Core Wire Manufacturing in the pursuit of Operational Excellence.  This includes benchmarking, standardization, audits, and analysis of opportunities.



  • Support Global FCAW Operations to improve and standardize methods, technologies, processes, operating procedures.
  • Support Global Consumable Operations in problem solving/resolution from simple engineering solutions to complex engineering solutions involving deep dive studies and engineering analysis.
  • Support Global Consumable Operations in the pursuit of Operational Excellence through standardization, benchmarking, training, and the Lincoln Electric Business System.
  • Work and collaborate effectively with other COR Team members to provide technical and operational support to Global Operations.
  • Serve as interface between design and final product launch of Consumable products at Lincoln Global facilities – either as a new design product (from a Lincoln Global R&D project) or an established product transferred from one Lincoln facility to be produced in another.
  • Assist with instruction of on-site product evaluation of consumable products - for conformance to proper weldability performance, customer requirements, and industry standards.
  • Support and coordinate Technology Transfer projects throughout Lincoln Global.
  • Develop financial models/justification, facilitate Capital Account Request (CAR) approvals, and manage approved spending for assigned projects. Train and mentor site personnel on Lincoln’s corporate CAR process and supporting documentation & analysis.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • BS Degree in an Engineering related Field or Equivalent BS Degree backed by experience. 
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in consumables related environment in the areas of R&D, Methods, and/or Manufacturing design. 
  • Consumable Focused Knowledge of the shop floor processes and related equipment (FCAW, GMAW, SMAW, or SAW): Welding certificate, or willing to attend Welding School to acquire hands on skills in welding consumables.
  • Experience beyond Consumables is desirable.  Quality, Operations, Machines, etc…..
  • Highly motivated, organized, and ability to work independently or in groups with minimal supervision.
  • Overseas travel is required.
  • Able to travel 15 – 35% although periodically could exceed this amount depending on a specific project needs.



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: Global Operations 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: MIG Welding, Welding, Manufacturing