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 21,000 employees, sales of € 4.9 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

Voith U.S. Inc. (VPA) is hiring for:

Intern, Automation Engineering  
Appleton, Wisconsin


  • Use CAD software to generate schematics and layout drawings.
  • Generate Bills of Materials for machine assemblies.
  • Performs technical calculations.
  • Works with suppliers to specify components.
  • Develops software for machine control.
  • Read specifications regarding requirements of machinery.
  • Follow instructions as provided by other Engineers, Designers, and Managers.
  • Communicate work status with Engineering and Project Management staff.
  • Interacts with business system as required.



  • Candidates must be enrolled in an ABET Accredited College pursuing an Electrical Engineering or similar degree.
  • Industrial experience a plus.
  • Experience with Rockwell components and software a plus.
  • Willingness to learn.


Physical Demands:

  • This position is largely in an office setting.
  • At times, this role will require working in the manufacturing environment.
  • Sitting or standing for long periods of time.
  • Work using a computer and phone.



Voith Paper is a part of the Voith Group and is a supplier to the paper industry.  We are looking for Electrical Engineering students to work as interns in our Automation Group in Appleton, Wisconsin. This is a flexible position, but the expectation is full-time work during school breaks and the possibility for part-time work while attending school.



Interested to learn about Voith? Check out our video "Voith careers" on YouTube.


Reasons you’ll love working here:


  • Flexibility with Work/Life Balance
  • Hybrid Schedule and Summer Hours
  • Dress for Your Day Dress Code
  • Great Compensation and Benefits Package including 401K with up to 5% Match AND a 3% Company Contribution to Start
  • Paid Time Off and 10 paid Holidays per Year
  • Climate-Neutral Footprint Worldwide
  • Leadership and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Health and Wellness Benefits


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.


Benefits: Our range of offered benefits can include medical, dental, vision, life insurances, starting on first of month, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, tuition reimbursement, referral bonuses 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.

* This job description is not all encompassing. It is intended to be only a general description of the responsibilities of this position.


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