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Quality Assurance Technologist

Date: May 2, 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 perform quality checks and other quality related tasks for the consumable division.



  • Must have an uncompromising attitude towards Quality
  • Must thoroughly understand, enforce and follow the Lincoln Electric Quality Management System as it applies to all daily activities
  • Encouraged to initiate changes for continuous product and process improvement
  • Maintain manufacturing quality performance metrics and/or quality records
  • Assist with the evaluation, proper identification, and disposition of all non-conforming items and materials
  • Be aware of all product, document, and process changes in your area of responsibility which affect quality
  • Utilize the Quality Management System and appropriate divisional personnel to support or drive Continuous Improvement
  • Assist in the quality training and performance feedback of production personnel to production supervision
  • Assist, direct, and train other members of the Quality Assurance Department
  • Develop and performs random process and product audits



  • Minimum High School diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of Lincoln Electric 6 Sigma Gray Belt online training or direct equivalent is highly desirable
  • Additional technical training in the Quality Assurance field or Root Cause Analysis is highly desirable
  • Demonstrated computer skills in MS Office and Windows operating system
  • Knowledge and understanding of divisional products & related processes
  • Basic knowledge of Lean principles, 5S, quality assurance tools, procedures, measurement techniques
  • Ability to develop and maintain records and to follow projects through to conclusion
  • Excellent oral, written communication and people skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills to handle a constantly changing set of priorities with minimal supervision
  • Capable of frequent standing and walking and lifting up to 60 lbs
  • Experience in welding or willingness to undergo the appropriate training
  • Ability to work rotating shifts

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: Quality Assurance/Control 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Quality Assurance, Welding, Technology, Manufacturing

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