International postings & great responsibility
From installing and commissioning to operational support: Thanks to your contribution, our clients can make the best possible use of all Voith products and systems. As a member of our Voith Field Service, you realize challenging projects worldwide. Your efforts lead to a safe and reliable operation of plants in the hydro, paper or turbo business and are therefore much appreciated by our international clients.
Your benefits in the Field Service
One job, lots of variety: Voith Field Service is demanding and challenging. You solve complex problems for our clients – and learn something new every day.
Working closely with our clients
Get to know the Voith Field Service
The Voith Field Service offers you enormous professional and personal potential for development . You work all over the world as an installation supervisor, construction manager, commissioning engineer, or Field Service project manager. Your tasks are challenging but at the same time exciting: You are responsible for the maximum availability of all Voith components– from site preparation, to installation and commissioning, to maintenance and modernization.
FAQs about the Voith Field Service
In the Voith Field Service, there are three core functions:
1. Installation supervision/Site management:
As a site manager or installation supervisor, you conduct and/or head the installation of our plants’ electromechanical equipment. You are responsible for observing time schedules as well as safety and quality requirements. You set up construction sites and are in charge of allocating personnel and equipment. In addition, you supervise the installation teams and sub-contractors and function as a liaison for our customers and other parties on site.
Your responsibilities include implementing and leading the commissioning of hydro power turbines, generators, automation, and auxiliary plants. This includes troubleshooting, optimization, and documentation during the commissioning process. In addition, you ensure that deadlines and quality standards are met, hand over completed systems, and train the customer's personnel. You will also provide technical project and engineering support at our Heidenheim backoffice.
3. Field Service project lead:
As a Field Service project lead, you’re responsible for planning and coordinating the construction site in terms of sub-contractor, HSE, quality, scheduling, cost, and budget. You provide solutions for all technical and organizational questions at the site. Together with the engineering team, you work to improve design of the equipment and reduce potential risks during installation and commissioning.
In addition to our general benefits for employees, we offer our Field Service employees the following extra benefits:
- Varied and exciting tasks
- intensive and thorough preparation for the challenges of the job
- Career development opportunties in specialty fields as well as leadership training programs
- Regular further training
- Language support as part of Voith’s further training offers
To work in the Voith Field Service, you should fulfil the following requirements:
- Depending on the position, you have completed vocational training in the field of mechanics, electrics, or mechatronics , you have a technician or a master craftsman qualification , or you have studied mechatronics, electrical engineering, or mechanical engineering.
- You’re flexible, resilient, and communicative.
- You have a good command of English.
- You’re assertive and a team player.
- You like to travel.
We’re looking for Field Service employees in the business divisions Voith Turbo, Voith Hydro, and Voith Paper.
We’re looking for junior as well as senior professionals.
Learn more about your opportunities in the Voith Field Service. Contact us or meet us in person.