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Shop Technician I

Date: Jul 20, 2021

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 € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

For the Voith US Inc., Manufacturing department, we are looking for:

Shop Technician I  
York, PA



Responsible for repairing customer owned equipment according to Voith specifications by disassembling and inspecting units that are returned for repair or overhaul. The technician reassembles with repaired or replaced parts to meet customer deadlines, with a commitment to safety, quality and productivity standards. Communication and flexibility are key attributes of a successful candidate.



  • Assembly and repair of machinery, including gearboxes, rail couplers, fluid couplings, torque converters, automatic transmissions, pumps, and others.
  • Read drawings and document precision measurements
  • Utilize crane/hoist, lift trucks, hand tools and power tools
  • Trouble shoot equipment reliability issues
  • Perform work assignments in a timely and accurate fashion
  • Understand and apply quality of workmanship required for each job
  • Participate in a culture of continuous improvement in both safety and processes
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • High School diploma or GED.
  • 1-3 years of related experience with industrial equipment / auto mechanic
  • Ability to read blueprints and use precision measuring equipment
  • Mechanical assembly skills.
  • Proficiency with hand, electrical and air operated shop tools.
  • Knowledge of shop practices, machines and related equipment
  • Utilize strong organizational skills to handle multiple tasks effectively
  • Analyze problems and develop solutions independently or with teams
  • Basic computer skills
  • Machining or welding capability is a plus
  • Painting experience is a plus


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                                                    up to 50 lbs

Carrying                                               up to 25 lbs

Balancing                                             N/A

Rotation/Twisting                            Occasionally

Keyboard Use                                   Frequently

Using vibration tools/equipment      N/A

Noise level                                          occasionally up to 100 dBA

Travel                                                    occasionally

* 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.

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster