About the Voith Group

The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 22,000 employees, sales of € 5,5 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

Voith Paper is hiring for:

Welder I, Rotor Repair-1st shift  
Appleton, WI

Hourly Rate: $20.50 to $25.00 per hour. After 6 months of employment, new hire is eligible for $1.50 per hour raise in pay.


Reasons you'll love working here: 

Health and safety are a top priority with all of our roles and sites:

  • Career development: Plan on developing both professionally and personally. Voith Learning & Development team creates classes, seminars, and beyond-the-classroom tools that help employees understand Voith’s culture, organization, values, and role in the world. Voith also provide Tuition Reimbursement for all employees past the first year of employment.
  • Benefits: Our range of offered benefits can include medical, dental, vision, life insurances, starting on first of month on or after date of hire, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, identify of theft production and more! Find out which benefits you'll get after you choose your role with us.
  • Life work balance: Paid time off starting at 16 days in your first year of employment plus 10 paid holidays.
  • Working Environment: Safe, climate-controlled workshop, clean shop, an average tenure over 10 years of service within Voith.




The Repair Cell Welder will be responsible for weld repairing various components.  Welding experience is highly preferred.  All Welding and grinding processes will be taught as part of the Voith training program. 

  • At Voith we are a global company with excellent wages.
  • 16 days of PTO in first year
  • Benefits including 401K with up to 5% match and 3% company contribution
  • Large clean, and safe working environment
  • Organized 5S facility
  • Company provided uniforms, safety boot and glasses allowance
  • Tools supplied by Voith
  • Working shift is four 10hr days either Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday




  • Weld repair work on various rotors used in paper making
  • Grinding on various rotors after weld repair has been done
  • Some travel may be required into customer locations to assist with field work
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Highly motivated with willingness to learn
  • Work unsupervised after training is complete




  • High School Degree or GED
  • Manufacturing and/or Industrial environment experience preferred.
  • Candidate must be able to use basic measuring equipment
  • Candidate must have basic math skills
  • Ability to work on various shifts, if required


 Physical Demands:

Performing physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of material. Able to lift and move up to 50 pounds.

Don’t meet every single requirement but think you would be a good fit for our team? We encourage you to apply – your unique skills may be just what we need for this or other roles!


Voith US Inc. is an EEO/AA/VEVRAA compliant Federal Contractor and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. We welcome everyone to apply, especially those individuals who are underrepresented in the industry including people of color, LGBTQI+ community, women, individuals with disabilities (both seen and unseen), Veterans, people of any age or family status. We embrace the competitive advantage that diversity brings and we strive to create a working environment that is inclusive of thought and talent

Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh