Testing Services Welder

Date: Jul 15, 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: 19959 


PURPOSE: To weld standardized test plates for code conformance.



  • Weld AWS and other test plates for purposes of weld metal deposit testing.
  • Perform welds in a controlled manner to maintain proper heat input, inner-pass temperatures and bead placement.
  • Perform welds to pass variety of tests including visual inspection, non-destructive and destructive tests.
  • Perform basic mathematical calculations for heat input, average speeds, etc.
  • Control and record multiple parameters for each individual test.
  • Use established procedures and/or drawings; Execute work in accordance with instructions provided.
  • Perform additional tasks as required by engineers or supervisor.
  • Maintain safe operation, cleanliness, and routine maintenance of all assigned equipment and instrumentation.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Welding certificate or documented training is required.
  • Working knowledge of welding methods and process, including demonstrated ability to weld SMAW (manual), GMAW (semiautomatic and/or automatic), GTAW (manual), SAW (automatic), and/or FCAW (semiautomatic and/or automatic)
    (Welding test will be administered).
  • Working knowledge of instrumentation (multi-meters, temperature probes, etc).
  • Must be qualified for the welding processes/consumables/positions used in standard test welds and fabrication.
  • Mechanical aptitude to troubleshoot when required.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow detailed instructions and maintain neat/accurate records.
  • Proven ability to work independently and as a part of a team with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to develop a positive and cooperative work environment with colleagues and supervisors.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Ability to lift up to 60 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Safety and quality conscious.

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: Piecework Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing Support 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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