Designer Drafter

Date: Sep 15, 2022

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. ID21963 




PURPOSE: Plant Engineering implements capital projects and provides engineering support for the Consumable and Machine divisions of the Cleveland Operations.  The Designer/Drafter is responsible for the CAD modelling and drafting needs for the Mentor Production Support Group and also gets involved with minor mechanical design and project work as required in order to help the group meet their goals.



  • Support Plant Engineers through development and/or modification of detailed CAD models and drawings.
  • Support & train users on Solid Edge.
  • Maintain mechanical CAD procedures and standards.
  • Verify and resolve issues with CAD documentation that does meet the defined Plant Engineering  standard.
  • Maintain and update the Mentor Plant Layout CAD file.
  • Support Common Services fabrication through the creation of supporting files (dxf , pdf, pcf ).
  • Support local machine shops with issues on Lincoln Prints.
  • Support Maintenance on creating prints from physical parts.
  • Document existing production and facility support equipment.
  • Work with Electrical CAD Administrator on Mentor Support Group electrical CAD files.
  • Other duties as assigned by manager.
  • Design mechanical parts and assemblies to support Maintenance & Engineering projects
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • Minimum of a High School Education
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in design and drafting.
  • Technically proficient in Solid Edge (Microstation & AutoCAD a plus).
  • Experience with the use of measurement tools such as micrometers and calipers is a plus
  • Must be organized and pay attention to details.
  • Self-motivated with a high level of commitment.
  • Able to work independently and as a team player.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Perform in a fast paced environment on multiple assignments.
  • Able to work on production floor to aid in equipment measurements and design concepts.



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 Support 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

Job Segment: Machinist, Welding, Fabrication, Manufacturing