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.

Support the Voith Group | Group Division Paper as an

Automation Technician (m|w|d)  
Job ID 73316 | Location Bayreuth | suitable for job sharing

Your tasks

  • Responsible for the planning, implementation and monitoring of national and international automation projects for air conditioning and ventilation systems, taking into account costs, deadlines and quality.
  • Ensure project-specific reporting regularry and carry out deviation and claim management.
  • Responsible for coordinating the internal and external interfaces for the automation part mentioned above. 
  • Develop and ensure the control concepts for the respective projects in accordance with the contract, specifications and general stipulations and regulations.
  • Provision and creation of documentation for procurement, production, assembly and commissioning.


Your profile

  • Successfully completed studies in automation technology, electrical engineering, mechatronics or a comparable degree programme.
  • Professional experience in the field of automation technology, control engineering and electrical engineering and practical experience in the field of control and automation technology, PLC technology and measurement technology.
  • Experience in project management is advantagous.
  • Good knowledge of  English and German, both written and spoken; other language skills are a plus.
  • Willingness to travel worldwide, occasionally including commissioning assignments lasting several weeks.


Shape the future of paper production with us and set the course for an innovative and trend-setting project. You can get a first insight here: PAPERMAKING FOR LIFE.


Apply now via our web portal.

Find more details about the application process.


The J. M. Voith SE & Co. KG | Voith Paper (VPH) is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact

J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS

Global Business Services HR EMEA

Talent Acquisition Team • Pia Bolsinger • Tel. +49 7321 37 2615



Job ID 73316


This position can also be filled in a job sharing model as an alternative to regular full-time employment. Use the website of our partner PairToShare to find potential tandem partners (m/f/d) and apply together as a dynamic duo.