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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, 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.

For the Voith US Inc., Production department, we are looking for:

Supervisor II of Production 
Appleton, WI


Night Shift Supervisor                               



  • Provide leadership to a team of hourly employees                     
  • Responsible for safety, quality, and output performance goals versus targets for assigned shift.    
  • Develop, understand, and follow production schedule for each department.            
  • Responsible for payroll, attendance, and vacation tracking for all employees on assigned shift.    
  • Fill in for Department managers and/or other shift supervisors vacation vacancies.        
  • Work closely with lead operators to ensure the objectives required of the shift are achieved.    

Principle Accountabilities:   



  • Ensure employees follow all safety expectations and rules. Coach for performance.    
  • Conduct preliminary safety investigations and communications for any incidents.    
  • Participate in teams that improve safety programs.                


  • Ensure operators understand and follow quality procedures and expectations. Coach for performance.
  • Ensure non conformances are documented correctly and next steps for any nonconforming product is clear.
  • Escalate difficult quality issues to Department manager or quality department.    


  • Understand and monitor the daily schedule in each department to ensure compliance.    
  • Adjust as necessary to meet shift or customer service objectives as necessary.
  • Understand and monitor the expected versus actual output KPIs for each department     
  • Manage and balance labor across departments on assigned shift to achieve shift objectives.


  • Audit compliance to TPMs                        
  • Maintain housekeeping expectations.                    
  • Ensure MES/JDE transactions are accurate.                
  • Participate in daily shop floor walk in each department.                
  • Attend daily production meeting.                        

Staffing and People Development:                            

  • Participate in hiring employees                        
  • Ensure Payroll and attendance rules are followed.
  • Work with Payroll to correct any discrepancies.
  • Compose/write all hourly employee performance reviews.
  • Submit to Department Manager for additional input/feedback.
  • Provide routine coaching to all operators.
  • Recognition and disciplinary action as appropriate.

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