QA Technician

Date: May 6, 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. ID21543 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES) 

 

  • Closely monitor new processes and production runs of newly launched products
  • Assist in the evaluation of new raw materials and the disposition of nonconforming materials
  • Develop quality control plans and quality assurance tools as required
  • Develop and perform random process and product audits, capability studies, measurements, and report results
  • Promote an atmosphere of continuous process and employee improvement
  • Enforce quality standards in assigned area
  • Initiate changes to improve process and product quality
  • Assist, direct, and train other members of the Quality Assurance Department
  • Maintain quality records as required
  • Define, troubleshoot, and resolve daily shop problems using the corrective action and other quality tools where appropriate; Report on results
  • Review and follow-up with corrective actions on Consumable Division warranties
  • Complete other duties as assigned by the Manager of Quality Assurance
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.

 

BASIC REQUIREMENTS 

 

  • Vocational Training and 5+ years experience required; or GED with 7+ years in related field. (but does not require a university degree).
  • Formal technical and/or quality training preferred
  • Highly motivated, quick to learn, and an uncompromising attitude towards quality
  • Excellent oral and written communication and people skills
  • Ability to organize and maintain a neat and safe work area
  • Able to develop and maintain records and to follow projects through to conclusion
  • Familiarity with or willingness to train in quality, Six Sigma, and auditing concepts
  • Ability to plan and work on multiple projects with minimal supervision and instruction
  • Familiarity with personal computers using the Windows® operating system, Microsoft Office, Apriso, and SAP
  • Knowledge of manufacturing operations and Consumable Division products
  • Capable of frequent standing, walking, and lifting up to 60 pounds (rarely)
  • Excellent attendance, safety, and work record
  • Familiarity with quality assurance tools, procedures, measurement techniques, and test equipment
  • Ability to work a rotating shift

 

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


EOE, including disability/veterans


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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