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Technical Advisor I

Date: May 10, 2021

Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Company: Voith Group

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

For the Voith Hydro, AMB department, we are looking for:

Technical Advisor I  
Western Canada (Saskatchewan Border West)


This position will be located in Western Canada (Saskatchewan Border West)



The Field Engineer/Technical Advisor travels to customer sites to bring Voith value directly to the customer. OEM engineering, VHEC, global supply and knowledge base are all tools that will drive customer value. Lead Voith crews to execute Voith HyService outages and/or technical advise customer or 3rd party crews to contribute to a successful, valuable outage. Support estimating team on proposals and bids.



  • Bring value-add solutions to the customer site.
  • Support OTO on projects
  • On site T/A or T/D
  • Customer on site direct doorway into Voith value add – design, drawings, knowledge, fleet history etc.
  • Lead Voith site labor, ie. labor supervisors report direct to FE at site
  • Direct resp. for Safety, Quality, Schedule, cost/productivity of assigned projects
  • On site project management with sub FE’s and crews on larger projects
  • Write and follow Field Procedures as needed for workscope(s)
  • Responsible for producing final reports.
  • Grow customer relationships at site level
  • 24 x 7 availability/support
  • Extensive Travel
  • Billable – 75-80% assigned time



  • Minimum 2 years of general hydro related experience
  • Equivalent experience in large capital industrial projects would be considered
  • Fully fluent in English with very good communication skills
  • Microsoft office, strong aptitude in MS Excel
  • Ability to make presentations and reports to upper management
  • Ability to pass a physical medical exam, drug and alcohol test, respirator qualification test, and background check required by Voith customers



  • Bachelor degree in Engineering or College diploma with or equivalent to 4 years related experience in a similar role.



  • Visit to remote sites
  • Visit to suppliers / subcontractors

Voith Hydro is an EEO/AA/VEVRAA compliant Federal Contractor and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.