Mechanical Engineer

Date: May 9, 2022

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. ID21448 


PURPOSE: The primary responsibility will be to support mechanical engineering system design needs in the robotic systems engineering group.   The ideal candidate has manufacturing, welding, and robotics experience.  Experience with part holding fixtures (tooling) for weldments is also desirable. The Mechanical Engineer – Robotic Automation will understand the deliverables for each project and coordinate among cross-functional teams including Sales, quoting, applications, controls, project management, and tool design teams to execute our projects successfully.




  • To maintain at all times an uncompromising attitude towards safety and quality.
  • Multi-task in a fast-paced work environment and meet assigned milestone dates.
  • Execute design and details of parts and assemblies of varying complexity and nature, including weldments, positioning equipment, machined components, and sheet metal.
  • Plan, conceptualize, and create mechanical designs and system layouts for new products and standardized systems with an ability to leverage standardized building blocks to gain cost and lead time efficiency.
  • Interaction and involvement with related personnel during design, fabrication, integration, troubleshooting, and demonstration of equipment
  • Interact with key stakeholders, internal and external, during design reviews for system layouts and new products.
  • Perform Engineering calculations and FEA to support design work.
  • Act as Engineering lead, designer, and detailer for projects individually, or as part of a team effort on larger scale projects.
  • Create and modify project related documentation, including drawings, loading diagrams, spare parts lists, manuals, and costing sheets.
  • Design product that is in conformance with quote, customer purchase order, and industry applicable standards.
  • Provide technical assistance to estimating, sales, production and service as required.
  • Work well in a team environment and communication interactions may include; Sales, End users, Machine builders, Project Management, Engineering Teams, Management, and support functions.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.




  • Bachelors of Science in Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience  
  • Must be self-motivated, organized, and possess a strong work ethic.
  •  Strong mechanical aptitude for engineering custom & prototype mechanisms
  • Ideal candidates have 5 years of 3-D modeling & design experience and a degree in mechanical engineering or similar field. General Industry and/or manufacturing experience is required.
  • Exceptional problem solving skills with ability to troubleshoot and resolve project related issues.
  • Broad exposure to industrial and manufacturing equipment and experience with manufacturing processes including machining, bending, welding, and sheet metal cutting and forming is desirable.
  • Knowledge of pneumatics and sensors.
  • Computer proficiency, including MS office. Project management software is desirable.
  • Project oversight experience is a plus.
  • Proficient with at least one CAD/PDM package and willingness to learn Solid Works w/EPDM.


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: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Automation 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Welding, Machinist, Fabrication, Project Manager, Manufacturing, Technology