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The HR Newsroom provides you with diverse information on HR topics at Voith. You will find a newsfeed with the latest HR news as well as a download section with publications and information sheets about the application process. In addition, a HR calendar highlights when and where you can meet the Voith HR team in person at recruitment shows and other HR events.

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26/09/2014
Voith Celebrates 10th Anniversary with AFS – Interkulturelle Begegnungen e.V.

A year abroad is alwasys a very special experience and an adventure about which even adults get carried away. An even more exciting event is when students decide to leave their home in Germany for a year, in order to get to know a foreign country and its culture. "We swam with dolphins, fished for piranhas and slept in hammocks on our boats at night," this is how the 16-year-old Gina Ensslin, who spent 10 months in faraway Brazil thanks to AFS and a partial scholarship from Voith remembers her experiences.

18/09/2014
Buzz! – A Game Where Speed Counts

Buzzers are known from TV programs such as "Who wants to be a millionaire" or casting shows, where they are fitted to the desks of the jury members. But how does such a buzzer actually work? How is it constructed?

16/09/2014
Interview of the month: Commissioning engineer hydropower stations, Voith Hydro

Maximilian Wernstedt is a commissioning engineer at Voith Hydro. In today's interview he talks about his start and his first experiences at Voith.

12/09/2014
Bonding Support Organization Meets at Voith in Heidenheim

The half-yearly support group meeting of the student initiative "bonding" was held on 9 and 10 September 2014.

01/09/2014
46 Young People Start Working Life at Voith in Heidenheim

Out of school and off to training: this Monday, 46 youths have started their vocational training at Voith in Heidenheim, Germany.

18/08/2014
Interview with Mrs. Frey-Keddi on the Subject "Training and Application at Voith"

Mrs. Frey-Keddi, Head of High School Programs, currently looks after 83 dual students at Voith in Heidenheim. Today she answers our questions in an interview focusing on how to apply for a training place at Voith.

11/08/2014
Self-designed, constructed and tested!
Voith students take 2nd place!

With their AnemoTec team from the Dual University (DH) of Heidenheim, Voith students Magnus Blaczek, Felix Göbel and Andreas Etzel took 2nd place in the "renewable energy challenge" realization competition.

08/08/2014
DH Student Felix Göbel supports social project in Africa

From March 28 to April 4, dual mechanical engineering student Felix Göbel participated in a social project being run by the Dual University in Kenya under the leadership of Dr. Fritz. The aim of the project was to provide local support to the people of Timau, and to learn something about Kenyan lifestyle and culture. Felix talks today in an interview about his experiences.

04/08/2014
Voith China Training Center Kicks off One-Year Technical Trainee Program

On July 28, 2014 the Voith China Training Center held the ceremony to kick off the one-year technical trainee program by welcoming the first class of trainees recruited from technical schools.

01/08/2014
Interview of the month: Head of the Division special papers

Christian Münch is Head of the Division special papers. After his studies he started his career directly within Voith. In our interview he will tell us about his tasks and the experiences he has made within Voith.

24/07/2014
Voith Apprentice Team Reaches Second Place in "ZusamMEnspiel 2014" Contest of "AusbildungsOffensive-Bayern"

Eva Heit, Martin Stanic and Adrian Rasthofer, three third-year Voith apprentices from Voith Turbo in Garching, joined forces with a team of pupils from the Munich Secondary School at Situlistraße to participate in the campaign "ZusamMEnspiel 2014“ of the Bavarian training initiative "AusbildungsOffensive-Bayern."

17/07/2014
Not Just for Night Owls:
Voith Invites to "Night of Training"

Industrial Business Administrator? Bachelor of Engineering? Or rather Technical Product Designer? Pupils and students who want to take a closer look at the training opportunities offered by Voith are cordially invited to the Night of Training on Friday 18 July from 19:00 to 22:30 hours. At the Voith Training Center in Heidenheim the visitors can inform themselves about the application process, the training schemes and the dual study programs at Voith.

03/07/2014
Interview of the month: Internship in the field of HR

Magdalena Denz is studying Internationale Business Adminstration and has completed her internship for 6 month in Stuttgart in the field of HR. Afterwards she was employed in the same department as working student and there she is currently writing her thesis. In this interview she is talking about her experiences.

25/06/2014
Voith Steps on the Gas with the E-Motion Racing Team of Aalen

Formula Student is an international design competition between students from various universities, set up in 1981 in the USA by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).

28/05/2014
Interview of the month: DHBW studies informatics

Lukas Leitenberger is studying informatics at DHBW (Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University) in Heidenheim und is currently in his third year. He has already worked in several departments of Voith GmbH and completed a practical internship in China. In this interview he talks about his studies.

14/05/2014
A Place for the Future in Heidenheim

A modern workshop of 2,400 square meters, 46 offices and training rooms, an investment of EUR 16 million and about 20 months construction time - the new Voith Training Center in Heidenheim is another milestone in the history of training at Voith, which spans more than 100 years. With the new building, the company rings in a new era of training and further education and sets a strong signal for the company's head office.

25/04/2014
Interview of the month: Apprenticeship Mechatronics (m/f)

Philipp Schiele offers insights in his apprenticeship in Mechatronics at Voith in Heidenheim. 

14/04/2014
Voith award Scholarships for a School Year in Brazil

In cooperation with AFS Interkulturelle Begegnungen e.V. (AFS Intercultural Programs), the Hanns Voith Foundation and Voith GmbH will be awarding a partial scholarship for a one-year stay in Brazil during the Brazilian school year running from February 2015 to January 2016.

27/03/2014
Girls’Day at Voith: 31 Girls Experience Technical Jobs First Hand

As part of the national Girls’Day, 31 girls from grades six to eight of schools from Heidenheim and surrounding areas informed themselves about technical careers at the Voith training center today. Girls’Day is Germany's largest career orientation project for girls and meant to promote and support their interest in technical jobs.

18/03/2014
Meeting of the Bonding supporters in Berlin

On 11 and 12 March the half-yearly meeting of the Bonding sponsoring members took place, which is always held at one of the 18 associated companies.

11/02/2014
Dual Students Win Concept Competition

Dual students from Voith win prize at the concept competition "renewable energy challenge“ in the subject of energy generation by wind power. The project of the Voith students Blaczek, Göbel and Etzel was selected as one of the three best in the Tulla lecture theatre of the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT) on 16 January 2014.

13/01/2014
Voith Turbo presents Aalen University with a Gauge-Change Transmission

Since the end of 2013, Aalen University has a new display item. The new exhibit is a gauge-change transmission, which has been handed over to the University by Voith Turbo. The item is on show in the foyer of the main building and thus on permanent display for all students to see.

12/07/2013
Prime Cup

On 11 and 12 July 2013 the nationwide final of PrimeCup took place in Hamburg. Thanks to their sustainable strategic concept, the Voith students managed to reach place three in the finals.

29/06/2013
Job Information Day

On Saturday 29 June 2013 we will be holding our annual Job Information Day from 09:00 to 13:00 hours. Visitors can learn everything about our job training schemes and our offers of dual study courses. Our apprentices and trainees will show practical exercises at their workplaces and will be happy to answer any queries you might have.

25/04/2013
Girl’s Day

As part of Germany's nationwide Girls' Day,Voith welcomed a total of 60 young ladies from Heidenheim schools in its training center on 25th of April 2013.

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