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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.

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Project Engineer (m|f|d) for mechanical auxiliary systems (BoPm) in hydropower plants  
Job ID 71062 | Location Heidenheim


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


Your tasks

  • Within the scope of worldwide hydropower plant projects, responsible for the technical project planning and tender preparation of the mechanical auxiliary systems (BoPm) for new plants and modernisations. This includes:
    • Cooling water systems
    • Drainage and drainage systems
    • Air blow-out system and service air
    • Fire extinguishing systems
    • Oil treatment systems
    • Powerhouse and auxiliary cranes
    • HVAC
  • Supervision and coordination of penstocks and hydraulic steelwork components.
  • Conception and design of the systems using engineering tools.
  • Preparation of cost-optimised and on-time offers.
  • Carrying out project planning work according to our defined work processes (including design reviews, risk management and FMEA) and assessing temporal, economic and technical risks (also in compliance with our "safety policy").
  • Contact person (m/f/d) for technical topics and trades for the coordination of interfaces to other trades (especially construction) or within a consortium (including comments and deviations to the customer specification).


Your profile

  • Degree in mechanical engineering or a comparable field of study.
  • Experienced PC user and familiarity with CAE and CAD systems (2D and 3D).
  • German and English skills very good in spoken and written; further foreign language skills (e.g. French, Portuguese or Spanish) are advantageous.
  • Structured and goal-oriented way of working contributes to adequate handling of multi-layered, dynamic projects.
  • Intercultural cooperation in an internationally oriented company, team player, flexible and strong sense of responsibility.


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 with your cover letter, CV and references.
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 Acquisition • Claudia Gerstenmeyer • phone +49 7321 37 7631
Job ID 71062