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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.

Voith Turbo in Sacramento, CA is hiring for:

Shop Technician  
Sacramento, CA

Pay Range: $24 - $28/hr. depending on experience 


Reasons you’ll love working here:

Health and safety are a top priority with all of our roles and sites:

  • Career development: Plan on developing both professionally and personally. Voith Learning & Development team creates classes, seminars, and beyond-the-classroom tools that help employees understand Voith’s culture, organization, values, and role in the world. Voith also provide Tuition Reimbursement for all employees past the first year of employment.
  • Benefits: Our range of offered benefits can include medical, dental, vision, life insurances, starting on first of month on or after date of hire, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, identify of theft production and more! Find out which benefits you'll get after you choose your role with us.
  • Life work balance: Paid time off starting at 16 days in your first year of employment plus 10 paid holidays.
  • Working Environment: Safe, climate controlled workshop, clean shop, an average tenure over 10 years of service within Voith


The incumbent in this job is responsible for repairing customer owned equipment according to Voith
specifications by disassembling and inspecting units that are returned for repair or overhaul. The technician
reassembles with repaired or replaced parts to meet customer deadlines, with a commitment to safety,
quality and productivity standards. Communication and flexibility are key attributes of a successful


  • Assembly and repair of machinery, including gearboxes, rail couplers, automatic transmissions,
  • and others.
  • Read mechanical drawings and document precision measurements
  • Utilize crane/hoist, lift trucks, hand tools and power tools
  • Trouble shoot equipment reliability issues
  • Perform work assignments in a timely and accurate fashion
  • Understand and apply quality of workmanship required for each job
  • Participate in a culture of continuous improvement in both safety and processes
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • High School diploma or GED.
  • 1-3 years of related experience with industrial equipment / auto mechanic
  • Ability to read blueprints and use precision measuring equipment
  • Mechanical assembly skills.
  • Proficiency with hand, electrical and air operated shop tools.
  • Knowledge of shop practices, machines and related equipment
  • Utilize strong organizational skills to handle multiple tasks effectively
  • Analyze problems and develop solutions independently or with teams
  • Basic computer skills
  • Machining or welding capability is a plus
  • Painting experience is a plus
  • Able to work as part of a team and individually

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an Associate to
successfully perform the key actions of job.
Talking Frequently
Hearing Frequently
Sitting Frequently
Standing Frequently
Walking Frequently
Bending Frequently
Climbing N/A
Reaching Occasionally
Prolonged Overhead Work N/A
Pushing/Pulling Occasionally
Kneeling/Squatting Occasionally
Lifting Occasionally up to 50 lbs
Carrying Occasionally up to 25 lbs
Balancing N/A
Rotation/Twisting N/A
Keyboard Use Frequently
Using vibration tools/equipment Occasionally
Noise level Occasionally up to 100 dBA
* This job description is not all encompassing, however, is intended to be a general description of the
responsibilities of this position.

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento