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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, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 21,000 employees, sales of € 4.9 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

Voith Paper is hiring for:

Maintenance Technician 
Shreveport, LA


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.



  • Responsible for performing preventive, emergency and routine maintenance of all equipment, buildings, and systems.
  • Responsible for identifying, correcting or recommending corrections for unsafe equipment and facility situations.
  • Direct efforts based on work order system, preventive maintenance schedule and requests from department supervisors/foreman as needed to maintain facility efficiency.
  • Work with and supervise contractors hired for maintenance activities as necessary.
  • Work after-hours and weekends as necessary and directed for accomplishing facility goals.




  • Be familiar with and obey all OSHA and Voith safety regulations.
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices in maintenance area and work areas.
  • Repair and maintain equipment to OEM/Voith standards for performance, reliability, and safety.
  • Utilize the work order system for performing and documenting work.
  • Available for rotating on-call duty schedule, estimated at one week per month.




  • 2-year degree in Industrial Electronics or similar field required.
  • 3 years’ work experience in manufacturing/production electrical field preferred. 
  • 5 years’ work experience may be substituted in lieu of education requirement.
  • Proficiency in electrical circuits 600V and less for troubleshooting and repair.
  • Understanding of PLC systems and programing for troubleshooting and repair.
  • Proficiency in mechanical troubleshooting and repair.
  • Proficiency in using a PC for email, work order system and documentation.

Don’t meet every single requirement but think you would be a good fit for our team? We encourage you to apply – your unique skills may be just what we need for this or other roles!


Voith US Inc. 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. We welcome everyone to apply, especially those individuals who are underrepresented in the industry including people of color, LGBTQI+ community, women, individuals with disabilities (both seen and unseen), Veterans, people of any age or family status. We embrace the competitive advantage that diversity brings and we strive to create a working environment that is inclusive of thought and talent.

Nearest Major Market: Shreveport