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Intern, Engineering

Date: Nov 3, 2021

Location: Appleton, Wisconsin, USA

Company: Voith Group


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 € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

An engineering intern assists engineers in the design of paper machinery and related equipment and performs other tasks as assigned to support the design engineering department while learning skills for future employment.

Intern, Engineering  



  • Use computer aided design/drafting equipment and related software to design and detail machines for the paper industry.
  • Reviews product designs for compliance with sound engineering principles, company standards, and customer purchase order requirements and related technical and mill specifications.
  • Develops and prepares detailed drawings, part records, bills of material and instruction manuals for orders.
  • Coordinates engineering and other related order issues with both our customer externally, and internally with our sales, product management, application engineering, supply chain, manufacturing and quality groups, as required, to maintain the order schedule and budget.
  • Performs engineering design calculations for mechanical strength, reliability, safety and cost; including Risk Assessments and Design to Cost evaluations and studies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Working on multiple projects concurrently.
  • Balancing competing priorities from external and internal customers.
  • Completing projects quickly without sacrificing accuracy and quality.
  • Create material masters, Bills of Material, & detail drawings.

  • Design parts and assemblies in coordination with other design engineers and product

  • Communication with all departments at Voith Paper – Appleton, and with other Voith Paper
    locations (domestic and international).

  • Direct communication with customers, or indirectly through project managers.

  • Communication with outside suppliers and engineering companies.


  • Ability to work on a computer and phone.
  • Sitting or standing for long periods of time.



  • At least 2 years of engineering classes in pursuit of a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or similar degree
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited engineering program
  • Experience with AutoCAD Inventor and SAP preferred, but not necessary



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