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Date: Jul 26, 2022

Location: Springfield, Oregon, USA

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 € 4.3 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

The Voith US Inc. Manufacturing Department, is looking for:

Springfield, OR

Reasons you’ll love working here:

  • Health and safety are a top priority at Voith
  • $1,500 Sign-On Bonus
  • Large, clean and safe working environment
  • Company provided and paid uniforms, safety boot and glasses allowance
  • Shift Premium of $2.50/hour for nights
  • Great Compensation and Benefits Package including 401K with up to 5% Match AND a 3% Company Contribution to Start
  • Paid Time Off and 10 paid Holidays per Year
  • Climate-Neutral Footprint Worldwide
  • Health and Wellness Benefits


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.


Benefits: Our range of offered benefits can include medical, dental, vision, life insurances, starting on first of month, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, tuition reimbursement, referral bonuses 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. 


Summary: Sets up and operates a variety of machine tools to perform machining and grinding operations according to verbal instructions, specified written instructions and/or blueprints.



  • No employee shall pose a direct threat to the health and safety of self or others.
  • Must possess hand tools and tool box necessary for job, and provide itemized list to employer for insurance purposes.  Minimum tool list will be provided by employer.
  • Prefer five years machine shop experience and/or schooling
  • Must demonstrate ability to set up and operate engine lathes, knee mills, vertical boring mills, horizontal mills and drill presses.
  • Must demonstrate familiarity with tool post grinding and/or belt grinding.
  • Must demonstrate ability to hand grind tool bits.
  • Must demonstrate ability to thread on lathe.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn operation of large overhead cranes, and other lifting/transport devices.


Performance Standards:

  • Must maintain high quality and productivity standards per company requirements.
  • Must maintain timely and regular attendance.
  • Must understand and adhere to prescribed safety procedures.
  • Ability to understand verbal and written communication.
  • Must follow all company policies and maintain appropriate confidentiality.
  • Must complete all company designated training, including a safety orientation.
  • Must perform job duties in an efficient way that minimizes waste and/or the destruction of company property.
  • Must participate in company programs aimed at continuous improvement of all aspects of business.  
  • Must consistently increase skill level and knowledge to progress to higher level of expertise.  
  • Must consistently maintain diplomatic relationships with customers, co-workers and/or vendors.
  • Must report deviations on work order or non-conforming situations regarding jobs to supervisors immediately.
  • Must be able to perform work duties at other work stations qualified to perform, at moments notice.
  • Must maintain tolerances according to written or verbal instructions.
  • Must be able to accurately use and read measuring devices. 
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs. 


Job Duties:

  • Assume responsibilities of any or all jobs qualified to perform.
  • Clean work area and maintain equipment during shift.
  • Operate horizontal and vertical mills, turn, grind, face, bore, drill, tap, counter bore, spot face, and inspect parts.
  • Operate knee mill, face, bore, drill tap and inspect.
  • Operate drill press, drill, counter bore, tap, spot face. 
  • Read and refer to blueprints to ensure work is within specifications.
  • Look for improvements in machining processes and provide information to supervisor.
  • Gather materials needed for job by operation of a crane, forklift and/or hand truck.  
  • Inspect and measure components with precision tools and instruments to ensure they are within specifications.
  • Complete timely reports on materials used on specific job.
  • Complete report forms accurately.
  • Troubleshoot machine or workpiece, make critical decisions and resolve problems.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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: Eugene