Welding School Instructor

Website Lincoln Electric

Welding School Instructor Job Highlights

Title Welding School Instructor
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
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 recruiting a Welding School Instructor who will play a key role in training customers, educators, students, and employees on welding theory, hands-on welding techniques, and Lincoln Electric product knowledge.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Experience

Welding Instructor A-

  • Minimum of 2 years of arc welding instruction experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of hands-on arc welding experience
  • Must have a minimum of 6 total AWS qualifications from the following list: SMAW (3G/4G), SMAW (6G), GTAW (3G/4G), GMAW (3G/4G), or FCAW(3G/4G); CWI/CWE (preferred)

Welding Instructor B-

  • Minimum of 2 years of hands-on arc welding experience
  • Must have a minimum of 2 total AWS qualifications-
    SMAW (3G/4G)
    One additional from the following list: SMAW (6G), GTAW (3G/4G), GMAW (3G/4G) or FCAW(3G/4G)


  • Administer and evaluate physical welding tests.
  • Assess students per the welding curriculum guidelines.
  • Demonstrate and instruct proper use of Lincoln Welding equipment, machines, wire feeders, consumables, etc.
  • Ensure adequate supplies are available for all students (PowerPoints, handouts, consumables, accessories, base material, etc.)
  • Ensure proper maintenance of all welding school equipment, facilities, and safety equipment.
  • May teach special training programs to meet specific corporate customer needs. Travel may be required.
  • Monitor students throughout the welding curriculum.
  • Provide class instruction to introduce welding lessons offered by the Lincoln Welding School.
  • Provide hands-on instruction and coaching for both virtual reality and live welding.
  • Respond to customer and employee questions on welding theory and Lincoln Electric products.
  • Review course curriculum daily.


  • Ability to effectively communicate technical information in a small classroom setting
  • Excellent interpersonal and team-building skills


  • The company offers competitive pay with a lucrative annual profit-sharing incentive, student loan repayment, tuition reimbursement, paid time off/paid holidays, retirement, medical, dental, vision, and much more.

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 jobs.lincolnelectric.com.

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