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Design Engineer (m/f/d) for hydropower generators

Date: Aug 3, 2022

Location: Heidenheim, Baden-Württemberg, DE

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

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Design Engineer (m/f/d) for hydropower generators  
Job ID 70396 | Location Heidenheim | Suitable for job sharing (part-time)


Your tasks

  • Design of operationally safe assemblies and machines in the field of generator engineering (for new plants and modernizations).
  • Carry out calculations, design reviews and FMEAs.
  • Prepare drawings as well as parts lists.
  • Process orders in a factual, cost, quality and timely manner, taking into account all relevant specifications.
  • Cooperate with the Lead Engineer and our Project Management and coordination with all adjacent departments (e.g. Scheduling, Sourcing, Manufacturing, Quality, Logistics, Field Service) and with external and internal customers.


Your profile

  • Degree in mechanical engineering or comparable.
  • Several years of professional experience in design is desirable, but we are also happy to give suitable graduates (m/f/d) a chance.
  • Interest in designing under consideration of special manufacturing technologies as well as good knowledge of mechanics, stress analysis and machine dynamics.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of 3D CAD programs; ideally with Solid Edge and calculation programs in the area of finite element methods.
  • Very good written and spoken English skills and a general willingness to travel worldwide.
  • Collaboration with and in international teams in the context of a worldwide coordination of engineering projects.


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 Group Division Voith 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 | VHH is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Recruiting Services • Marina Loew • phone +49 7321 37 2716
Job ID 70396