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Construction Manager (Plant Engineering)

Date: Aug 16, 2019

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117

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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.

PRIMARY FUNCTION: This position is responsible for leading the facility preservation, renovation and construction projects and efforts for Lincoln Cleveland.



  • Directs and oversees all facets of construction capital projects including development, recommendations, obtainment of funding approval; planning coordination and execution.
  • Works closely with management on developing and finalizing construction project plans.
  • Interacts with upper management on project concepts for renovations and construction.  Presents rough plans, drawings, budget and options.  Makes recommendations.
  • Recommends, develops and presents capital project plans to management and gains funding approval.
  • Consults for the business and management of construction project, real estate and building opportunities.
  • Works with city and/or state government.
  • Works with construction building inspectors to ensure the project meets local and national building codes and ordinances, zoning regulations and contract specifications.
  • Takes leadership oversight and project management from inception through successful project completion.
  • Works with construction firms to gain bid proposals.
  • Analyzes material and labor costs, set procedures and standards, review construction or production bids.
  • Manages and coordinates architects, engineers and contractors in the design, construction or remodeling of facilities.
  • Ensures project metrics and customer expectations are realized and projects are completed on time, within budget.
  • Ensures the safety, health, environmental and compliance aspects for the project to meet regulations.
  • Works with the architect, general contractor and other stakeholders to determine the best sequence of construction operations and develops a detailed schedule and budget while also ensuring project safety and security.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities and performs special projects as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.


QUALIFCATIONS (includes education, skills and aptitude):

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Facilities Management, Architecture or related field.
  • Minimum of 8 years associated experience
  • Knowledge of best practices with respect to safety along with an uncompromising attitude to ensure safety of all employees.
  • Demonstrated communication skills in writing and orally with ability to communicate with upper management (internally/externally) and less experienced employees.
  • Developed ability to take ownership and drive results along with decision making ability.
  • Previous experience in industrial construction helpful
  • Knowledge and ability to create capital budget plans and prepare capital expenditure proposals preferred.
  • Project management certification beneficial.
  • Knowledge of current OSHA, NFPA, EPA and other government regulations preferred.
  • Familiarity with mechanical CAD packages (Solid Edge, Micro station) along with electrical CAD packages (AutoCAD Electrical) helpful.


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 $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 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: Engineering 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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