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Journeyman Mechanic

Date: Jul 8, 2019

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, the Voith Group sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 19,000 employees, sales of € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the largest family-owned companies in Europe.


For the Voith Paper Fabrics & Rolls Systems Inc., Maintenance department, we are looking for:

Journeyman Mechanic 
Appleton, WI


Responsibilities –

  • Display a good attitude conducive to a shop environment.
  • Must work well with others as a team.
  • Perform required job functions in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Perform job functions in a manner that promotes Quality per Voith Standards.   
  • Must be dependable in regards to attendance.
  • Must be willing to work over time when required.
  • Must be willing to learn and perform other tasks of operation as required
  • 12Hr. 2-2-3 Days work Schedule required.
  • Keep production equipment running efficiently on a day to day basis. This includes Mechanical, Pneumatic and Piping systems.
  • Troubleshoot building and process support equipment to supply steam, hot oil and air.
  • Repair and maintain buildings, and building and process support equipment in accordance with blueprints, manuals, sketches, and building codes. Design and layout projects from oral instructions.
  • Should have experience in setups and practices used in working on large equipment.
  • All mechanical tooling, drills, taps, pullers, bearing heaters, presses, Lathe and Milling machine.
  • Weld all types of metal according to layouts, sketches, and blueprints using wire feed welding, brazing, and arc welding processes. Perform related tasks such as flame cutting, grinding, etc.
  • Fork lift truck
  • Hand truck
  • Hand tools

Qualifications –

  • High School Diploma preferred but not required if the experience level, determined by Voith management, off-sets this requirement.
  • Experienced millwright preferred.
  • Applicants for this job must possess a Journeyman Mechanic Certification Card or an Associate’s Degree or greater in a Mechanical field.  

Physical Demands -

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

Voith Paper Fabric & Roll Systems, 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.


Nearest Major Market: Appleton
Nearest Secondary Market: Oshkosh

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