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.

Summary –   The Engineer, Manufacturing Process supports the manufacturing facility in the process of manufacturing hydroelectric components and the processes required for the efficient operation of the facility. The incumbent must be safety oriented.

Responsibilities –

  • Support the processes and equipment needed in the manufacturing of hydro turbine/generator products in the Voith Hydro York facility
  • Identify, Initiate, develop business cases for manufacturing and facility investments while supporting through implementation with limited supervision 
  • Design necessary components to support various manufacturing assets and processes
  • Perform basic engineering calculations as required
  • Manage small and large capital projects
  • Suggest design changes, modifications, and standardization of facility equipment at an economical and competitive level.
  • Assist Maintenance personnel with engineering support and design
  • Assist Safety team in addressing facility safety projects and issues
  • Operates CAD equipment to complete work assignments
  • Prepare technical data required to complete project work
  • Keep supervisor advised of work status, workload, problems, and progress as related to work assignments
  • The incumbent must be able to operate with limited supervision and is required to work onsite


Qualifications –

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, or related engineering field
  • Minimum of One (1) to five (5) years of relevant manufacturing engineering experience
  • Demonstrate effective and collaborative teamwork skills
  • Ability to multi-task based on business needs
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Basic CAD experience
  • PLC experience / Troubleshooting controls systems is a plus
  • Must be able to safely work at heights (i.e., overhead crane platforms, roofs, and lifts)



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 required to talk and/or hear in an office and manufacturing setting. The employee is frequently required to stand and walk in an office and manufacturing environment from 4-8 hours. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; lift; stoop, or crouch. The employee is also occasionally required to crawl, climb, and get into confined spaces.
  • The vision requirements: close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception and adjust focus.
  • The job may require domestic and international travel.


* 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.