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 I Group Division Hydro department „Commissioning" as a

Commissioning Engineer (m/f/d) Hydro Power Generators and Balance of Plant electrical 
Job ID 66881 | Location Heidenheim


Your tasks

  • Leading and/or execution of site commissioning (worldwide) of synchronous and asynchronous generators/motors with nominal voltage higher than 1kV including auxiliaries, excitation system as well as electrical protection.
  • Leading and/or execution of site commissioning (worldwide) of electrical balance of plant equipment such as power distributions boards, transformers, switchgear including control and protection devices.
  • Fault finding, optimization and reporting during the commissioning works. 
  • Responsibility for meeting time schedules and quality requirements.
  • Handover of equipment and training of customer.
  • Technical project and engineering support at the back office in Heidenheim.


Your profile

  • Completed education (degree) in electrical engineering. 
  • Experience in commissioning of synchronous and asynchronous generators, electrical machines, switchgear, transformers, excitation and/or protection systems of advantage.
  • Alternatively: Technician level education with relevant professional experience.
  • Fluent English spoken and written. German and further languages knowledge of advantage (e.g. Spanish, Portuguese, French). 
  • MS-Office skills.
  • Unlimited readiness for worldwide short and long term business trips and permanent site deployment.
  • Result orientated, analytical- and teamwork capabilities, as well as loyalty and  high operational  readiness.
  • Intercultural experience of advantage.


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 Voith Hydro GmbH & Co. KG is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Talent Acquisition Team • Marina Loew • Tel. +49 7321 37 2716
Job ID 66881


Arbeiten bei Voith heißt, aktiv zukunftsfähige Technologien voranzutreiben. Wir bieten Ihnen ein internationales Arbeitsumfeld mit einer offenen und wertschätzenden Unternehmenskultur. Darüber hinaus erwarten Sie bei uns flexible Arbeitsmodelle, nachhaltige Weiterentwicklungsmöglichkeiten, verschiedene Angebote zur Vereinbarkeit von Familie und Beruf sowie zu Gesundheit und Wohlbefinden.


Bewerben Sie sich jetzt über unser Online-Portal.


Die Voith Hydro GmbH & Co. KG freut sich auf Ihre Bewerbung!


Ihre persönliche Ansprechpartnerin

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

Global Business Services HR EMEA

Talent Acquisition Team • Marina Loew • Tel. +49 7321 37 2716


Job ID 66881