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Welding Technician (Health and Product Compliance)

Date: Jun 3, 2021

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117


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: 19817 


PURPOSE: This position is responsible for providing assistance and Technical support to the Manager. 


  • Assists in environmental studies and industrial hygiene monitoring and related activities.
  • Provides SDS (Safety Data Sheet) review, updating and related data input into designated databases. Assists in the completion of special product evaluation welding fume testing and modeling, according to prescribed procedures.
  • Assists in the evaluation of new consumable products to support internal product chemical data management and compliance processes.
  • Welds test plates. Performs Product Analysis Reports and related fume studies on existing and new consumable products.
  • Develops and fabricates welding fixtures.
  • Uses Checkpoint to collect data on welding activities
  • Perform special projects at the direction of the Health and Product Evaluation Manager. 
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.


  • Minimum two years of experience.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Post-high school course work a plus.
  • Welding experience required preferably with SMAW (manual), GMAW (semiautomatic and/or automatic), and FCAW (semiautomatic and/or automatic
  • Welding Certifications preferred.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to perform basic mathematical calculations and keep accurate records. Basic computer skills preferred (Excel, Word).
  • Mechanically inclined and have a basic knowledge of shop tools and equipment. Ability to organize and maintain a neat work area.
  • Capable of interfacing with personnel at all levels in the organization to achieve objectives and communicate a positive attitude toward EHS processes and initiatives.
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information. Maximum weight lifted – Infrequent basis 60 lbs.
  • Typical weight lifted – Moderately frequent basis 20 lbs. Ability to work straight 2nd 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 $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: Environmental, Health & Safety 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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