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 Turbo is hiring for:

Application Engineer II
York, PA

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Reasons you’ll love working here: 

  • Flexibility with work/life balance 

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package 

  • 401K with generous company match 

  • Climate-neutral footprint worldwide 

  • Tuition reimbursement 



The Engineer in level II provides design support for technical service success in both new product design and in existing product designs. Support will include in-house responsibility for rail product technical inspections and documentation. The incumbent in this role uses existing procedures to solve complex problems, works independently with minimal guidance and has sound product application experience.




  • Define integration & implementation of products into customers’ systems & equipment.
  • Provide input in design & development of equipment & systems.
  • Commissioning of Voith products, conduct dimensioning calculation & simulations using proprietary software.
  • Reporting on investigating warranty cases.
  • Prepare & manage Bill of Materials to ensure correct equipment delivery; interpret mechanical drawings & electrical diagrams & supports North America project management with technical issues related to design and commissioning.
  • National and International travel required < 25% of the time depending on demand; countries for visits include but are not limited to Canada, Germany, Brazil, Mexico.
  • Maintain customer, job and drawing files per Engineering Department Standards.
  • Participate in engineering and general design review as required.
  • Interact with customers on engineering design and any questions/problems they may have.
  • Interact with vendors concerning parts they supply or propose to supply to company.
  • Work on material cross references from European to North American standards. Assist supply chain with supplier audits and qualification.
  • Keep supervisor advised of work status, workload, problems and progress as related to work assignments.
  • Complaint Management point of contact for Rail products.
  • Special projects as requested by the Director of Mobility Engineering







  • Bachelor of engineering degree from four-year accredited college or university. 
  • Requires a minimum of Three (3) years of relevant Service or Application Engineering within the mobility Industry
  • Minimum of 2 years of concurrent experience with:
    • Preparing application drawing
    • Bill of Materials
    • Localization process (Material conversion, equipment operation)
    • CAD system (NX and Team Center) or related certificate
    • Voith Scharfenberg Couplers and Voith Rail Final Drives
  • Demonstrate effective collaboration teamwork skills
  • Ability to multi-task based on business need
  • Excellent time management skills


Physical Demands


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an Associate to successfully perform the key actions of job.


Talking                                             Frequently

Hearing                                           Frequently

Sitting                                              Frequently

Standing                                          Frequently

Walking                                           Frequently

Bending                                           Frequently

Climbing                                          Yes

Reaching                                         Occasionally

Prolonged Overhead Work          N/A

Pushing/Pulling                              N/A

Kneeling/Squatting                       Frequently

Lifting                                               Occasionally up to 25 lbs and more

Carrying                                          Occasionally up to 25 lbs and more

Balancing                                        N/A

Rotation/Twisting                         Occasionally

Keyboard Use                                 Frequently

Using vibration tools/equipment      N/A

Noise level                                      occasionally > 100 dBA

Travel                                              20% to 50% of the time


* This job description is not all encompassing, however, is intended to be a general description of the responsibilities of this position.

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.