Coordination Supplier Assistant

Date: Mar 1, 2023

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. ID22767 




PURPOSE: This role supports supplier development initiatives. It includes working with suppliers to return product, reporting, documentation, making physical and electronic movements of materials and other related activities.



  • Maintain Supply Management reporting as required.
  • Execute Return to Supplier program as needed.
  • Perform detailed work.
  • Multitask well.
  • Communicate effectively with suppliers, manufacturers, subsidiaries and cross functional areas of the Lincoln Electric organization.
  • Ability to become fluent in the Supply Management requirements for the current and future compliance related activities, Lincoln policies and procedures.
  • Resolve problems as needed.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • High school diploma required. Further training or education preferred.
  • Good verbal and written communication and organization skills.
  • Good computer skills in SAP, Excel, Access, Word and GlobalLinc.
  • Familiarity with Lincoln products and systems is desirable.
  • Attention to detail is a must and commitment to delivering on-time.
  • Work well with all levels of the organization, as well as external suppliers and customers.
  • Demonstrates initiative and ability to accept responsibilities with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent attendance record.
  • Lifting and moving products on an occasional basis as needed similar to material handling.



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: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Supply Management 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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