Lincoln Electric Cutting Systems (Torchmate and Vernon Tool) is the world’s leading manufacturer of CNC cutting solutions; we offer a wide range of cutting solutions from small industrial plasma cutting tables to large pipe cutting systems.

The Lincoln Electric Company is a $2.9B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  Our expertise in the design, development and manufacture of welding and cutting products, systems and solutions allows businesses and individuals to focus on their passions, while we focus on the arc. With operations in over 40 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 cutting industry!


Engineering Manager


The Engineering Manager will be responsible for leading our engineering team, overseeing mechanical and electrical design of new cutting tables, and maintaining existing products.  The candidate will lead technical projects with the ability to motivate engineers to meet objectives, communicate and collaborate with other engineering groups, and management across the broader company.


  • Manage the engineering team – coordinating mechanical and electrical engineering activities to deliver against project plans
  • Directly manage designers and drafters including: training, mentoring, development, performance evaluation and staffing
  • Guide engineering team to deliver products while achieving design intent, functionality, budget, and time constraints of the project
  • Plan and assign resources to prioritize tasks in a dynamic and deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to write product requirement definitions translating commercial requirements to technical requirements for execution team
  • Develop and execute new products against roadmap following a stage gate process
  • High level of participation within the execution team designing products
  • Plan and establish project schedule and milestones to meet company objectives
  • Evaluate and establish policies, processes, and best practices to provide a safe, effective development environment
  • Enable efficient design, validation and introduction of new and upgraded products
  • Ability to work in a matrix reporting structure with the business unit management and cross-functional teams
  • Prepare and present status reports to organizational leadership
  • Reports directly to the engineering director


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience leading technical personnel and projects in a design/manufacturing environment
  • Vast experience designing professionally with Solid Edge, Solid Works, ProE or another equivalent 3D CAD tool. Ability to simulate design is beneficial
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong mechanical aptitude to design products with dynamic characteristics. Robust understanding of vibration analysis and ability to apply FEA (finite element analysis). Background in materials is advantageous
  • Aptitude to consume information quickly through design reviews to qualify solution, method and accuracy against requirements
  • Good understanding of machinery directive and working knowledge of UL, CSA, CCC, CE is advantageous
  • Ability to perform hazard and risk assessment during the life cycle of the product
  • High level of professionalism and integrity
  • Uncompromising attitude toward safety, customer service, and quality
    • Exceptional interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills including ability to communicate with employees at all levels within the company
    • Project Management experience
    • Ability to travel both internationally and domestically


  • Experience in a capital equipment manufacturing environment
  • Background in automation with motor control
  • Experience and/or knowledge of plasma cutting process
  • Ability to use project management tools such as MS Project or Clarity
  • Knowledge of SAPTo apply visit: https://jobs.lincolnelectric.comThe Lincoln Electric Company is a government contractor that complies with the requirements of the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 and requests priority referrals for protected veterans for our job openings.

    Lincoln Cutting Systems does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Cutting Systems without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Cutting Systems. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of The Lincoln Electric Company will not be considered binding terms. Lincoln Cutting Systems will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

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