Date: Mar 13, 2023

Location: Fort Loramie, OH, US, 45845

Company: Lincoln Electric

Lincoln Electric Automation, Fort Loramie, OH, a subsidiary of Lincoln Electric, specializes in laser welding, robotic welding and fixturing, press automation, and tube bending/fabricating systems which further strengthens Lincoln Electric’s already strong position as a market leader.

Req. ID: 22814 


Position Summary:  Build Lincoln Electric Automation designed machinery and equipment.


Role qualifications:                         

  • Must be familiar with Company quality objectives and play an active role in reaching continuous improvement objectives.
  • Be aware of the relevance and importance of their activities and how they contribute to the achievement of quality objectives.


Position responsibilities:

  • Assemble steel and aluminum parts.
  • Assembles simple and complex metal parts for major military program
  • Assemble parts according to supplied blue prints and assembly instructions
  • Responds to daily direction from Team Leader or Assembly Technicians appropriately, and raises concerns or issues to them immediately
  • Suggest and document best practices for assembly where needed
  • Positions/assembles parts according blueprints and customer specifications.
  • Test or assist in testing operation of complete product.
  • As required, provides 1st pcs and final approval inspection for other assemblers by assuring that assemblies comply with drawing specifications
  • Trouble shoots /repairs products by dismantling and reassembling assemblies
  • Assure parts comply to drawing specifications
  • Lay out, position, align and fit together all components to ensure compliance to the drawings.
  • Bonding components together through the use of military grade adhesives
  • Assembler work in compliance to all safety, quality, and production procedures to ensure a safe working environment and produce a quality product that will ship to the customer on-time.
  • Follow work instructions and complete check sheets as necessary
  • Work well with customers as required to successfully complete projects.
  • Work well with helpers, Engineers, Management, and support functions
  • Other duties as may be assigned


Essential skills and experience:

  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school preferred
  • 2 or more years of experience or equivalent preferred
  • Operate forklift
  • Operate hand drills, air grinders, hand riveting, and other hand tools as necessary
  • Commitment to company values.
  • Educational, training, and experience requirements may be modified at the Managements Team’s discretion.

Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S)

  • Understand the Company’s EHS Policy and how it relates to this job.
  • Be aware of OSHA & EPA laws and regulations as well as the Company’s Plant Rules and Regulations that pertain to this job.
  • Work in a safe and environmentally friendly manner and observe all company EHS procedures.
  • Know that the company EHS procedures are located on the ISO drive.
  • Immediately notify the Supervisor if there is any safety hazard, any equipment not operating correctly, or if there are any questions regarding EHS procedures.
  • Attend required EHS training


Reporting to this position:  No direct reports


Physical demands and work environment:  The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical demands:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Work environment:  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

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 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

Job Segment: Welding, Forklift, Warehouse, Assembly, Manufacturing