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Grinder Operator

Date: Nov 16, 2018

Location: Springfield, Oregon, USA

Company: Voith Group


For the Voith Paper, Shop department, we are looking for:

Grinder Operator 
Springfield, OR 

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Set up, operate and maintain large roll grinder used to regrind all types of rubber, polyurethane, resin, also all types of steel covers on large diameter paper machine rolls.
  • Must be familiar with grinder operation and tooling.
  • Should have experience in lifting and moving heavy loads with an overhead crane.
  • Should have experience in setups used in grinding practices on large equipment
  • Display a good attitude conducive to a shop environment.
  • Perform required job functions in a safe and efficient manner and promoting Quality per Voith Standards.   
  • Must be dependable in regards to attendance.
  • Must be willing to work over time when required.
  • Must be willing to learn and perform other tasks of operation as required
  • Shift work may be required.



  • Some manual lifting (up to 40 lbs)
  • Experience with the following equipment:  large roll grinders, 80 Ton overhead crane, fork lift truck, hand truck and hand tools



  • Experienced operator preferred with background in Paper Mill roll grinding.
  • Experienced operator with background in roll grinding other than paper mill rolls.
  • Past operational experience on other similar industrial equipment.
  • A trainee may be considered if they exhibit the requirements as detailed under general


  • High School Diploma preferred but not required if the experience level, determined by Voith management, off-sets this requirement.


Why join Voith? Qualified, motivated and loyal employees are the engine for our innovative capability and competitiveness. The willingness to think ahead and an enthusiasm for technology is what all Voithians have in common. For our Group Division Voith Paper we search for employees that are respectful team players and as diverse as our markets. Use your chance – at Voith.

Voith Paper 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.


Sounds like you? Apply now and become a Voithian! If you are interested in this position, please send us your application using the link at the bottom of this page. For further questions please contact:


Please apply on Voith Career Website and below is the link to apply:


Nearest Major Market: Eugene

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