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Technician (m|f|d) Hydropower Automation

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 € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

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Technician (m|f|d) Hydropower Automation  
Job ID 70692 I location Heidenheim | suitable for jobsharing (part-time)

Your Tasks

  • Technical handling of hydropower control technology projects based on Siemens and Rockwell control systems.
  • Creation of PLC programmes on the basis of function descriptions.
  • Responsible for the creation of visualisation solutions.
  • Setting up communication and network systems (Profibus, Profinet, Modbus, EtherNet/IP etc.).
  • Coordinate hardware planning with internal and external service providers.
  • Preparation of technical documentation (signal lists, specifications, final documentation).
  • Responsible for factory acceptance and commissioning of control systems worldwide.


Your profile

  • Degree in electrical, automation or information technology engineering or further training as a state-certified technician (m/f/d) and relevant professional experience in the field of control technology.
  • Experience with Siemens PCS7 / Rockwell Studio 5000 as well as visualisation software (WinCC/FactoryTalk) is an advantage.
  • Knowledge of hardware CAD systems (e. g. RUPLAN/EPLAN) is a prerequisite.
  • Confident in the use of common MS Office applications.
  • Fluent German and English spoken and written. 
  • Independent and result-oriented way of working, commitment, communication skills, ability to work in a team as well as loyalty.
  • Unlimited willingness to undertake regular business trips and assignments on construction sites worldwide.


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
Recruiting Services • Claudia Gerstenmeyer • phone +49 7321 37 7631
Job ID 70692