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Master Data Specialist 1

Date: Sep 21, 2022

Location: York, Pennsylvania, USA

Company: Voith Group


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 20,000 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 Hydro division Engineering department, we are looking for:

Master Data Specialist 1  
York, PA


Reasons you’ll love working here:

Health and safety are a top priority with all of our roles and sites:

  • Career development: Plan on developing both professionally and personally. Voith Learning & Development team creates classes, seminars, and beyond-the-classroom tools that help employees understand Voith’s culture, organization, values, and role in the world. Voith also provide Tuition Reimbursement for all employees past the first year of employment.
  • Benefits: Our range of offered benefits can include medical, dental, vision, life insurances, starting on first of month on or after date of hire, employee discounts, 401(k) savings plans, service awards, identify of theft production and more! Find out which benefits you'll get after you choose your role with us.
  • Life work balance: Paid time off starting at 16 days in your first year of employment plus 10 paid holidays.
  • Working Environment: Safe, climate controlled workshop, clean shop, an average tenure over 10 years of service within Voith



The Master Data Specialist is heavily involved with the Engineering support team at Voith Hydro. The main responsibility for this position is the creation and maintenance of engineering data related to critical internal processes. The Master Data Specialist is the systems expert within the department and ensures compliance, tracking, and organization of information.



  • Collaborate with engineers defining and entering Bills of Materials (BOM’s), based on sourcing and manufacturing strategy
  • Track engineering changes and distribute tasks to ensure compliance with revised designs and other functions in the organization (supply management, quality, site, etc.)
  • Keeping the department on schedule through follow up on engineering milestones and open tasks in the SAP system
  • Prepare reports related to project cost for management team
  • Develop standards, implement best practices and methods to promote effective use of the systems
  • Act as the main point of contact to the engineering team for systems training



  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in business administration, supply chain management, industrial engineering or equivalent
  • Work experience with data creation and data management in industrial context, preferably with SAP
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Interest in working on technical products and projects in the renewable energy sector and learning the basic operating principles
  • Ability to multi-task based on business needs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Effective teamwork skills


Physical Demands

The following represents physical demands that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.


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



Voith 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.