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Date: Nov 27, 2020

Location: West Monroe, Louisiana, USA

Company: Voith Group

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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, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 19,000 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.

For the Voith US Inc. | VPUW-WM., Manufacturing department, we are looking for:

West Monroe, LA


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Responsibilities –


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Principle Responsibilities:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Set up, disassembly, inspection, repair and re-assembly small, medium and large paper machine rolls. Must have knowledge of repair practices and be able to maintain Voith Paper quality standards in an efficient and safe manner.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must be familiar with operation of mechanical assemblies and have knowledge of many different roll types. Must have knowledge of how this equipment is used in the manufacturing operation of paper machines and related equipment.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Should have experience in lifting and moving heavy loads with an overhead crane
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Should have experience in setups and practices used in working on large equipment.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must be dependable in regards to attendance.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must be willing to work over time when required.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must be willing to learn and perform other tasks of operation as required
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Shift work may be required


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Equipment Requirements:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">All mechanical tooling, drills, taps, pullers, bearing heaters, presses, hydraulic test unit.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">100 and 60 Ton over head crane
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fork lift truck
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Hand truck
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Hand tools


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Qualifications –


  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High School Diploma preferred but not required if the experience level, determined by Voith management, off-sets this requirement.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experienced millwright preferred with back ground in Paper Mill roll repair.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experienced millwright with back ground on equipment other than paper mill rolls.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Past millwright experience on other similar industrial equipment.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A trainee may be considered if they exhibit the requirements as detailed under general responsibilities


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Physical Demands -

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">* This job description is not all encompassing, however, is intended to be a general description of the responsibilities of this position.

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">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.

Nearest Major Market: Monroe