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:

Field Tooling Technician  
York, PA




The Tool Room Technician supports the Field Services department with tooling used for turbine and generator projects. The incumbent will maintain tooling inventory and responds to the needs of the work sites. Responsible for various functions related to the maintenance, preparation, calibration, and shipping of such tooling while providing support to the department.



  • Adhere to all company polices as it relates to safety and required use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Respond to tooling and materials requests from field site management in a timely manner
  • Maintain tooling inventory, work with various brands and models of tooling
  • Responsible for development and maintenance of standard base tool sets and trailers. Ensures all trailers are in good working condition
  • Prepare tool sets, purchase consumables, calibrate (send to local vendor), repair tooling (internal or send to local vendor), load and off load tooling and equipment to mobilize (send to worksite) and demobilize jobsites (return from worksite)
  • Communicate transportation needs with logistics manager and site managers
  • Prepare tooling to send by freight companies such as FedEx on short notice
  • Organize and maintain the tool room and outside storage areas safe and clean
  • Continually improve the field tooling and sets with safer equipment, modern technology, etc.
  • Maintain catalog and maintenance manual information on pre-engineered tooling (supplied by vendor)
  • Prepare, organize, and inventory tooling shipping containers to send to job sites
  • Basic understanding of electrical 110v and 240v 3 phase
  • Successfully pass required testing to operate forklifts and crane




  • High school diploma or GED
  • Background in construction or tooling/equipment inventory and maintenance is preferred
  • Knowledge of SAP is preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook
  • Must be able to work unsupervised, demonstrate attention to detail, and multitask between several tasks
  • Maintains good working relationships with site supervisors, vendors and shop employees
  • Valid drivers license


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                                                  Frequently


Reaching                                                 Frequently


Prolonged Overhead Work                       Occasionally


Pushing/Pulling                                        Frequently


Kneeling/Squatting                                   Frequently


Lifting                                                       Frequently up to 50 lbs


Carrying                                                   Frequently up to 50 lbs


Balancing                                                 N/A


Rotation/Twisting                                      Frequently


Keyboard Use                                           Frequently


Using vibration tools/equipment                Frequently


Noise level                                               Occasionally > 100 dBA


Travel                                                      Occasionally- Emergency basis


* 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.