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Hourly Team Member

Date: Dec 31, 2021

Location: Summerville, South Carolina, 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 € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

The QA Inspector should be capable of set-up and operation of all the test equipment employed by the quality assurance department. As well as have comprehension of the extrusion and twisting process and those technical items relating to the production of quality monofilament. Further, the QA Inspector should exhibit good attendance habits, maintain a good attitude, and have good morale toward their job and fellow employees and work safely.

Hourly Team Member  
Quality Assurance


                  **This position is a 12 hour rotating schedule (4 nights (Fri – Mon), 3 days (Fri – Sun), 3 nights (Tues – Thurs), 4 days (Mon – Thurs) and then have 7 days off before they start back with the next rotation)**


Reasons you’ll love working here:

$2,000 sign-on bonus for New Employees! 
Health and safety are a top priority with all of our roles and sites:

  • Earn more: You can expect a competitive wage and reliable paycheck when you work for Voith. 
  • 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 on or after date of hire, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, tuition reimbursement 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.


                        JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to set-up and operate all quality assurance test equipment.
  • Knowledge and understanding of test procedures for stress-strain monitoring Instron unit.
  • Understanding of the measurements of free shrinkage in forced air and boiling water.
  • Experience with Laser micrometer and hand micrometer operations to determine and control diameter measurement both on-line and in QA area.
  • Exhibit knowledge of the extrusion process and the relationships that exist between extrusion process variables and the final quality parameters of the monofilament.
  • Be able to monitor processes and apply SPC principles.
  • Be able to correctly identify and dispose of all rejected material based on established guidelines.
  • Exhibit acceptable housekeeping and cleanliness habits, maintaining all work areas in quality assurance.
  • Must be physically capable of lifting 25 pounds, and able to transport (via a pallet jack) a minimum of 2500 pounds.
  • Must be able to push/pull creel carts with maximum weights of 1500 pounds.
  • Must be able to separate our products by color (unfortunately we cannot accept applicants who are color blind) and have depth perception.
  • Must be able to work in a safe manner.
  • Preform a eVAP safety assessment once a month.



  • High school diploma or equivalent and experience/ability to meet job requirements.


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. 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: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina