Cored Wire Expediter

Date: May 27, 2023

Location: Mentor, OH, US, 44060

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. ID: 22975 


PURPOSE: To execute the movement of materials for production lines. This position will report directly to the Shift Supervisor.



  • Perform safe, accurate and timely movements of material to support the Cored Wire Operation.
  • Keep the production lines running efficiently and minimize downtime related to material shortages.
  • Work as a team member with the Production Scheduler, Set-Up person and other Cored Wire Expediters in order to have the appropriate materials available for production in the appropriate location.
  • Controls, stages, and manages inventory of assigned materials (Raw Materials and Work-in-Process) with the Production Scheduler and Set-Up. Rotate stock per specification or procedure.
  • Assist in loading and scheduling of all production lines as needed to maximize line operator and production efficiency. Able to adapt to schedule changes and make good decisions while working off shifts. Deliver released materials to the production line, when required.
  • Responsible for prevention of damage to materials.
  • Collect, record and dispose of Cored Wire scrap per procedures. Accurate scrap measurement required.
  • Follow EHS procedures for disposing of and shielding scrap in outdoor containers.
  • Review, understand, and follow the departmental procedures, EW Specifications, SSW Specifications, Job Hazard Analysis and Plant Rules and Regulations that are associated with the performance of this job.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Shift Supervisor.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • High school graduate or equivalent experience
  • Must be well organized, accurate, motivated and efficient in moving and rotating materials.
  • Able to understand and interpret the specifications and procedures related to this job.
  • Self-motivated safety, and quality conscious; requiring minimal supervision.
  • Experience with Cored Wire manufacturing and wire drawing processes is helpful.



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: Manufacturing 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: Welding, Industrial, Manufacturing