International Shipping Coordinator

Date: Nov 20, 2021

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117

Company: Lincoln Electric




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.

Req. ID: 20453 





PURPOSE: Coordinate International shipments at the Cleveland Corporate DC.



  • Work closely with the International Order Account Reps and DC personnel to coordinate all International shipments including air, ocean, UPS and Customer pickups from the receipt of shipping papers at the DC to Post Goods Issue.
  • Check shipping papers for accuracy and communicate errors to International Account Reps when needed.
  • Calculate Verified Gross Mass on all ocean container shipments and create VGM Declarations to include with the final documents to the forwarders.
  • Coordinate Hazmat shipments and create Hazmat Declarations.
  • Orchestrate all daily International activities at the DC as needed.
  • Additional duties as assigned by the supervisor.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred and/or equivalent experience.
  • Working knowledge of, or the ability to learn the International shipping process and procedures.
  • Ability to perform extremely detailed work at a high degree of accuracy in a high-volume environment.
  • An uncompromising regard for quality and customer service is imperative.
  • Able to prioritize work to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated initiative and ability to accept responsibilities with minimal supervision.
  • Proficiency in the use of PC equipment as well as an excellent understanding of the SAP software system as it relates to International Logistics.
  • Excellent attendance and “on-time” 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: Hourly Full Time 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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