Job Title
Industrial Engineer
Job Location
Cleveland, OH
Job Description

The Lincoln Electric Company is the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic welding systems, plasma and oxyfuel cutting equipment.  Recognized as the welding experts, Lincoln products are manufactured in over 40 manufacturing plants and facilities in 19 countries and a worldwide network of distributors and sales offices covering more than 160 countries.


Lincoln knows our strength as an industry leader begins with selecting the very best individuals to join our team of professionals.  At Lincoln Electric, you have the opportunity to design your future and achieve a fulfilling career.  If you’re up for the challenge, consider the possibilities.


The Industrial Engineer position will have the following responsibilities:

  • Engineering process owner for all aspects of stator, rotor, and transformer

manufacturing; this encompasses winding, terminating, and assembly including programming, troubleshooting, and prototype support

·                Manufacturing engineering positions are a balance between hands-on and

analytical requirements

·                Develop shop floor layouts in support of Lean Manufacturing initiatives for the

areas of responsibility

·                Research, justify, and effectively implement new processes for these areas

·                Work seamlessly with R & D teams and manufacturing teams to implement new products, change/troubleshoot existing products, and processes or transfer products between facilities

·                Assure that products are manufacturable and cost effective, resulting in the lowest total cost to the company

·                Assure that shop floor processes are well documented, capable, and compliant

·                Create and follow up on change requests, permission notes, work orders, work instructions, routings, purchase orders, corrective actions, and other applicable documentation

·                Support the corporate ISO 9001, 14001, and all safety initiatives

·                Other duties as assigned by the manager



  • BS degree in Engineering required.  BSME or BSIE preferred, but others may be considered
  • 3 years minimum engineering experience is required
  • Basic knowledge of the shop floor processes
  • Highly motivated, organized, and able to work independently or in groups with minimal supervision
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn new processes
  • Creative, results oriented, hands-on person
  • Possess a commitment to quality improvement and cost reduction through process improvements, simplification, and standardization
  • Ability to research, analyze, and explain cost analysis
  • Strong interpersonal skills: ability to work with a variety of groups and achieve goals
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Good computer skills:  CAD, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and the ability to learn SAP.  Proficiency with ARENA software is a plus
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing is a plus
  • A positive outlook on project ownership, overcoming obstacles, and improving the manufacturing environment