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INNOVATE Talent Program: Junior Project Manager (m/f/d) major projects

Date: Jun 10, 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.

The Voith Group | Division Paper is looking for candidates (m/f/d) with potential for our INNOVATE Talent Program. This program offers graduates a 18 months development journey, to build-up on their talent, in preparation for their future at Voith.

INNOVATE Talent Program: Junior Project Manager (m/f/d) major projects  
Job ID 69949 | Location Heidenheim | Starting October 2022


Detect your own aspiration! 
The program gives you the opportunity to find your individual way within our broad business set-up. We offer a varying development journey for junior engineers or technical graduates. Your working areas relate to strategically important and current business issues, including high interaction with other departments and interdisciplinary approaches.
The program consists of an appropriate onboarding in your department, including functional and personal trainings dependent on your individual requirements. According to the job set-up and your interests, job rotations and short-term international trips may be included. You additionally benefit from an experienced mentor (m/f/d), who will ensure a well-suited introduction into Voith as a company.
Find more details about our INNOVATE Talent Program 


Your tasks

  • Project Management is a central function of order execution with many exciting interfaces (e. g. management, design, engineering, order management, site services, sales and application, commercial management). Become a part of this diversified environment with the goal of independently and autonomously carrying out project management for new paper machine and stock preparation systems as well as for rebuilds.
  • Get equipped with the necessary tools to ensure that a project is completed in accordance with the contract and to take over the planning, control and monitoring of deadlines, costs, and quality.
  • Gain exciting insights into risk, claim, and change management.
  • Learn from your colleagues (m/f/d), take over the technical leadership of the project team and act as a contact person (m/f/d) for our customers.
  • Take responsibility for the initialization, follow-up, and implementation of all necessary project management processes as well as for the project-specific reporting and data management.
  • In order to promote the development of your personal skills in project management, attend appropriate training achieving IPMA certification.


Your profile

  • Master's degree (e.g., mechanical engineering, process engineering or paper technology or similar).
  • First practical experience and knowledge in project management processes are desirable.
  • Very good German and English language skills, both written and spoken, as well as a confident handling of MS-Office applications. SAP knowledge is an advantage.
  • You are a team player (m/w/d) with strong communication skills and excellent organizational skills. 
  • Willingness to travel on site during commissioning. 


Become a Voithian (m/f/d) 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 Paper with challenging tasks and scope for creativity. Furthermore, there are a lot of other reasons working with Voith. Take your chance – at Voith.

Got curious?

Apply now via our web portal with your cover letter, resume and references.


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


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Recruiting Services • Aline Eggel • phone +49 7321 37 2297
Job ID 69949