Robotic Automation Engineering Technologist

Website Lincoln Electric

Job Highlights

Title Robotic Automation Engineering Technologist
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Manufacturing/Management
Location Cleveland, OH, United States
Company Lincoln Electric

Company Profile

Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting, and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Robotic Automation Engineering Technologist who will implement and support automated processes to drive improvements in safety, ergonomics, quality, productivity, and cost reductions.

Education Level

  • Level III: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology or related discipline from an accredited college, with a minimum of 5+ years of relevant work experience; alternatively, Associate Degree in a related field with 7+ years of related experience; OR 15+ years of hands-on experience in robotic automation.
  • Level IV: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology or related discipline from an accredited college, with a minimum of 9+ years of relevant work experience; alternatively, Associate Degree in a related field with 11+ years of related experience.

Work Experience

  • Proven experience in programming robots and can perform higher-level programming for more complex routines such as auto recovery.
  • Experience with Fanuc robotics programming or robotic welding (preferred)
  • CAD Experience: Solid modeling experience (CAD) with the ability to conceptualize and design components for automated solutions.


  • Continuous Improvement: Apply analytical problem-solving skills and a continuous improvement mindset to tackle real-world challenges and drive operational excellence.
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Foster collaboration across departments, engaging with stakeholders at all levels (production to executive) to ensure alignment with organizational goals and strategies.
  • Customized Design: Utilize Solid Edge to design customized fixturing and work-holding solutions for automated systems, optimizing functionality and efficiency.
  • Documentation: Develop procedures, documentation, routings, and other essential materials to streamline the manufacturing process and ensure consistency.
  • Flexibility and Adaptability: Demonstrate flexibility in handling diverse assignments and shifting priorities, maintaining efficiency and effectiveness in a dynamic work environment.
  • Project Management: Lead projects for the implementation of new robotic and automated systems, from conception to execution, ensuring timelines and objectives are met.
  • Robot Programming: Technical expert programming robots and providing mentorship to colleagues
  • Solution Identification: Identify opportunities for implementing robotic and automated solutions to enhance manufacturing operations, driving continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Technical Support: Offer technical support for existing robotic and automated cells, adeptly troubleshooting issues and refining processes for optimal performance.
  • Vendor Coordination: Collaborate with vendors to conceptualize, design, size, and quote new automation systems, ensuring seamless integration with existing infrastructure.


  • Broad knowledge of engineering and scientific principles, practices, and procedures, applied effectively in practical settings.
  • Computer Proficiency: Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, with a knack for higher-level functions.
  • Flexibility: Willingness to adjust work schedules when necessary and engage effectively with shop floor employees.
  • Possess and apply strong problem-solving skills with an analytical approach and attention to detail. Ability to apply continuous improvement methodology to solve real-world problems.


  • The company offers a lucrative profit-sharing plan, student loan repayment program PLUS tuition reimbursement, medical/dental/vision, paid time off, and many more outstanding benefits.

Employer’s Statement

Lincoln Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status, or disability.

To apply for this job please visit

Scroll to Top
Welding Machine Types Welding Procedure Specification AWS Welding Certifications AWS D1.1:2020 Changes Welding Joint Types DCEN and DCEP Polarity