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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, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 20,000 employees, sales of € 4.3 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

The Automation Engineering Department in Appleton, Wisconsin, is looking for an

Intern, Automation Engineering  
Appleton, Wisconsin

Automation Engineer Intern


Summary –

Voith Paper is a part of the Voith Group and is a supplier to the paper industry.  We are looking for Electrical or Mechanical 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.


Responsibilities –

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


Qualifications –

  1. Candidates must be enrolled in an ABET Accredited College pursuing an Electrical Engineering or similar degree.
  2. Industrial experience a plus.
  3. Experience with Rockwell components and software a plus.
  4. Interest in fluids design (hydraulics and pneumatics) is a plus.
  5. Willingness to learn.


Physical Demands -

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


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


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