Why Lincoln Electric

I Choose Lincoln

Strong Tradition of Promotion from Within
Lincoln Electric has a longstanding practice of providing opportunities for advancement based on an employee’s performance and qualifications. This tradition of promotion from within, affords individuals the opportunity to advance and grow their careers within the Company.


Guaranteed Continuous Employment

One of our most important competitive advantages is our ability to attract and retain skilled and dedicated employees.  In order to show the Company’s commitment to our employees, the Guaranteed Continuous Employment Plan provides covered employees with security against layoffs due to lack of work.


Profit Sharing Bonus
Every year since 1934, eligible employees have received a profit sharing bonus in December. Lincoln’s pay-for-performance culture, rewards employees for their contributions to the success and profitability of the Company.  The average bonus award over the last 10 years is 40% of an employee’s year to date, base earnings.