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Six Sigma Program Administrator


Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.

PURPOSE:  Responsible for the Administration of the Lincoln Electric Holdings Six Sigma Program. This includes the scheduling and delivery of Grey, Red and Black Belt training, consultation on scope and objective of D.M.A.I.C and Lean projects as part of training and certification requirements. The monthly review of such projects and assist to complete where necessary. Collaborate with all segments in our global effort to support our Quality core value which includes a continuous improvement focus.  



  • Conduct Red and Black Belt training as required.
  • 25% - 40% domestic and international travel.
  • Track employee(s) progress towards certification with recognition to those who earn it.
  • Assist all departments with statistical analysis, DMAIC tool use and problem solving as needed.
  • Maintain Global Linc’s Six Sigma Community Page.
  • Develop and update training material.
  • Administer Six Sigma and Lean on-line training programs.
  • Mentor  Black Belts so they may conduct Red Belt training within their organization.
  • Maintain continuity between corporate and subsidiary training programs.
  • Lead project review meetings to determine barriers to completion and provide assistance as needed.
  • Monitor all open projects and issue quarterly status reports to project Sponsors.
  • Perform research and continuous education to improve and expand the program.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as needed or directed in support of Lincoln Electric’s strategic plan and 2020 Vision.



  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required.
  • Experienced in delivering structured training.
  • Black Belt certification (external is accepted).
  • 6 - 8 years’ experience as certified Black Belt while performing multiple DMAIC projects and Kaizen events.
  • Thorough understanding of inferential statistics and hypothesis testing as related to process improvement.
  • Computer skills: Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Minitab.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

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 $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  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 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: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Human Resources 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


Lincoln Electric
Full time
Cleveland, OH 44117, US