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:


Machinist  
West Monroe, LA

Hourly Rate: $20.00 to $30.00 per hour

 

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.

 

 Responsibilities:

  • Display a good attitude conducive to a shop environment.
  • Must work well with others as a team.
  • Perform required job functions in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Perform job functions in a manner that promotes 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.
  • Set up, operate and maintain large, medium and small lathes, mills, drills, vertical lathes and other related machine shop equipment used for new manufacture and repair of paper machine rolls.
  • Must be able to provide close tolerance work and maintain Voith quality standards in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Must be familiar with operation and tooling of many different types of machines.
  • Should have experience in lifting and moving heavy loads with an overhead crane.
  • Should have experience in setups used in machining practices on large equipment.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • High School Diploma preferred but not required if the experience level, determined by Voith management, off-sets this requirement.
  • Experienced operator preferred with back ground as machinist in Paper Mill roll repair.
  • Experienced operator with back ground as machinist on equipment 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 responsibilities

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: Monroe