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Customer Training Instructor

Date: Jun 15, 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:   To develop, organize and conduct training programs for distributors, end-user customers, technical sales representatives and technical sales trainees.



  • Plan, develop and organize programs and materials.
  • Conduct professional multimedia presentations and lectures on welding safety, processes, equipment, consumables, software, environmental systems and their application.
  • Present skilled and safe demonstrations of welding processes, equipment and consumables.
  • Conduct product knowledge presentations.
  • Prepare classrooms, multimedia projection equipment, labs and demonstration equipment prior to training programs.
  • Irregular work schedule is required:
    • Saturday/Sunday travel schedule.
    • Attendance at graduation dinners after normal working hours.
    • Calls on customers while doing off-site training programs.
  • Initiate & participate in continuing education training on new products, computer-based presentation hardware & software.
  • Perform other related duties requested by the department manager.
  • Prepare training flyers and documents.
  • Update training materials, itineraries and equipment used in training programs to reflect the latest in equipment, consumables and technology.



  • Degree in Engineering or Technology preferred or a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a teaching capacity.
  • AWS Certified Welding Instructor
  • Technical experience in testing and inspection
  • Thorough knowledge of welding and cutting processes, safe practices and their application.
  • Computer experience in presentation development and delivery.
  • Software skills – Windows, Microsoft Outlook and Power Point.
  • Public speaking and organizational skills.
  • Good writing skills.
  • Good working mechanical and electrical knowledge.
  • Excellent welding and cutting skills.
  • Ability to work well with all levels within Lincoln Electric and customer organizations.
  • Requires travel.
  • Excellent attendance record.

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: Administration 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Electrical, Engineer, Welding, Testing, Engineering, Manufacturing, Technology

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