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Drill Operator - Nights

Date: Jan 1, 2022

Location: West Monroe, Louisiana, 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.

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

Drill Operator - Nights  
Machine Operator


Gang Drill Operator


The shift for this position is 9pm to 5am (training 7am to 3:30pm)


General 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 that promotes Quality per Voith Sulzer Standards
  • Must be dependable regarding attendance and willing to work overtime when required
  • Must be willing to learn and perform other tasks of operation as required
  • Shift work may be required


Principle Responsibilities 

  • Must have experience in setups used in machining practices on large equipment
    • Setup, operate, and maintain a 240-spindle gang drill designed to drill holes in large diameter paper machine rolls covered with natural and synthetic rubbers
    • SAFOP Drill Matic 240 CNC Gang Drill with Siemens Sinumerik-S40 D controls
    • Using various hand tools (tools are provided)  
  • Identify and verify hole patterns
  • Must be familiar with CNC machine operations
  • Should have experience in lifting and moving heavy loads with an overhead crane
    • 60 ton overhead crane
    • Forklift/hand truck



High school diploma preferred but not required if experience level, deteremed by Voith, offsets this requirement


Background Requirments

  • Experienced operator preferred with background in paper mill roll covereing
  • Experienced operator with background in rubber preparationother than papper mill rolls
  • Past experience on other similar industrial equipment
  • A trainee may be considered if they exhibit requirments as detailed under General Responsibilities


Voith Hydro 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: Monroe