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 Hydro is hiring for:

Industrial Electrician  
York, PA


SALARY & BENEFITS: $33.73/Hour.  Vacation after 90 days.  Holiday pay immediately!   Benefits start 1st day of the month after hire date.


Summary –

Voith Hydro Inc is looking for a motivated and energetic electrical/electronic technician to join its maintenance team.  In this role, the job duties range from installing simple lighting circuits to troubleshooting modern CNC controls of multi-axis machining centers. 


Responsibilities –

  • Perform routine maintenance on controls’ cabinets
  • Test servo motors with megger
  • Rebuilt motor starter contactors
  • Adjust VFD setpoints to change motor behavior
  • Inspect for hot spots with an infrared camera
  • Setup CNC linear measurement hardware
  • Test I/O cards within PLC controls
  • Setup limit switches and proximity switches
  • Run conduit and pull wire for solenoid valves
  • Size conduit and wiring for 480V power disconnect
  • Troubleshoot welding power supplies
  • Adjust position set points for a machine tool
  • Communicating with customers regarding their engineering design-related questions and concerns
  • Other duties as assigned


Qualifications –

  • High school diploma
  • PA Accredited Electrician Journeyman papers
  • Experience with PLCs
  • Ability to interpret electrical schematics
  • Ability to work on heights
  • Ability to pass math and writing test
  • PA driver’s license


Physical Demands –

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

  • The employee is also required to talk and/or hear in a manufacturing setting . The employee is frequently required to stand and walk in a manufacturing environment for multiple hours per day. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms; lift; stoop, or crouch.
  • The vision requirements: close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception and adjust focus.
  • The employee may be required to lift objects up to 70 lbs., climb ladders and perform other tasks related to an industrial environment.



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