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Contract Recruiting Associate

Date: May 6, 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.

PURPOSE: This position is responsible for providing the highest levels of customer service and support for the recruiting team. The incumbent in this role will deliver high quality service and will assist in advancing the Lincoln Electric recruiting brand across numerous markets and communities, while leading the administration activities through the selection process. This individual will perform full lifecycle recruiting support and maintain excellent relations with hiring managers, candidates, and the community at-large.



  • Provide administrative support to the recruiting team
  • Responsible for interview scheduling, travel coordination, event scheduling, new hire paperwork and onboarding
  • Coordinate pre-employment testing including physical exams, background and drug/nicotine screens
  • Creation of offer and rejection letter correspondence
  • Participate in recruiting events
  • Assist in new employee onboarding and orientation
  • Responsible for maintaining interviewee files and other records management duties
  • Process relocation funding requests, as well as process expense reimbursements and invoices
  • Create and distribute monthly reports for the recruiting department
  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • BA/BS degree or two to five years in a recruiting or administrative role required
  • Knowledge of recruiting practices and selection procedures preferred
  • Ability to build and maintain superior relationships with internal and external clients at all levels
  • Excellent project management, written/oral communication and organizational skills
  • Strong initiative and solid judgment abilities/skills
  • Ability to work effectively in teams
  • Ability to manage competing demands and accept constructive feedback, while being extremely adaptable
  • and flexible
  • Proven ability to maintain accurate and organized records; meticulous attention to detail required
  • Advanced computer software skills including Excel, Word & PowerPoint preferred
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality in all instances required

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: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Human Resources 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Welding, Administrative Assistant, Testing, Project Manager, Manufacturing, Administrative, Technology

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