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 € 4.3 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

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Lead Engineer (m/f/d) for Mechanical Ancillary Systems  
Job ID 66043 I Location Heidenheim | suitable for jobsharing (part-time)

This position, which is to be filled on an unlimited basis, will initially be limited in duration to 4 years.


Your Tasks

  • Handling of mechanical ancillary systems (e.g. cooling water systems, cranes, HVAC, fire protection equipment) as part of the handling of hydropower plants in international projects worldwide.
  • Design and preparation of system engineering for the mechanical auxiliary systems of power plant projects (e.g. specifications, testing and inspection plans, schedules and calculations, interface definition, documentation and quality documents).
  • Support the purchasing department in the procurement of the systems, the sales department in the preparation of quotations and, if necessary, in negotiations with the customer, as well as the installation department through specifications and on-site meetings.
  • Checking, interface clarification and integration of detail or component engineering from system suppliers and planning offices into the overall power plant planning.
  • Factory acceptance tests at suppliers and worldwide customer meetings.
  • Monitor cost budgets and deadlines and conduct design reviews.


Your Profile

  • Degree in mechanical engineering or further training as a state-certified technician (m/f/d) and have relevant experience in the field of mechanical ancillary systems.
  • MS Office skills and 3D CAD skills (ideally in Solid Edge) are very good.
  • Fluent German and English spoken and written. Further language skills (e.g. French, Spanish or Portuguese) are an advantage.
  • Communication and organisational skills, a confident manner, assertiveness and cost awareness.
  • Worldwide business trips.


Become a Voithian and join us to shape the future of our company. Working at Voith means to actively promote future-oriented technologies. We offer you a responsible job in our Division Hydro with challenging tasks and scope for creativity. Furthermore there are a lot of other reasons for working with Voith. Take your chance – at Voith.


Apply now via our web portal.

Find more details about the application process.


The J. M. Voith SE & Co. KG | Hydro is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Talent Acqusition • Claudia Gerstenmeyer • Tel. +49 7321 37 7631
Job ID 66043