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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 (m/f/d) a 18 months development journey, to build-up on their talent, in preparation for their future at Voith.

INNOVATE Talent Program: Junior R&D Engineer (m/f/d)  
Job ID 69893 | 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 (m/f/d). 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, who will ensure a well-suited introduction into Voith as a company.

Find more details about our INNOVATE Talent Program 


Your tasks

  • Become a valuable member (m/f/d) of our R&D Team and contribute to the development of paper machines.   
  • After familiarizing with the subject areas, you take on exciting work packages to develop, create and improve equipment and machinery to improve Headbox and forming section of a paper machine.
  • Take responsibility for scientific research, trials in pilot machines, trials in test rigs, calculations, experiments, and data evaluation. 
  • Guide and participate in traditional and agile projects. 


Your profile

  • Master’s degree in the field of paper engineering, process engineering or mechanical engineering. 
  • Ideally initial practical experience in the field of design and/or development - in the paper industry. 
  • Experience in project management and/or with agile development methods is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat, and mass transfer. Knowledge in Design/CAD is desirable. 
  • Very good German and English language skills, both written and spoken. 
  • Enthusiasm, creative drive, and a quick grasp of things.
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work in a team and assertiveness.
  • Analytical and independent way of working.  


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 69893