Engineer Irrigation Systems



Working only becomes more fun if all of you do it for the same reasons. We at Arvesta, along with more than 2,400 experts in the field, make an impact on tomorrow's sustainable agriculture and horticulture. We offer a total package of products and services in the fields of animal nutrition, agriculture and horticulture, machinery and retail with our Aveve and Eurotuin shops. Will you soon be joining one of our more than 40 strong brands in Belgium, the Netherlands, France or Germany? If so, read on!

About the job

Nice to meet you, Van der Hoeven Horticultural Projects. The future of horticulture technology. The world is realizing that we need to preserve our planet and that it requires a much more sustainable approach on agriculture. Also, the world deserves access to healthy food. Therefore, we design, build and operate tailor made horticultural solutions for our customers, with a reduced footprint in natural resources, water, CO2 and pesticides. We continuously invest in R&D to strengthen our propositions towards our customers. This vision allows us to operate our business successfully for a better future.


The role: Engineer Irrigation Systems

As soon as the project is sold, you will start working as an Engineer. As a member of the project team you are responsible for your own work and you work closely with the Project Manager and the other Engineers within the project team.
From the contract you make the design drawings and detailed drawings for our (turn-key) horticultural projects. You mainly do this in Autocad and/or Solidworks. In addition, you draw up detailed material lists and maintain contact with the purchasing department about technical specifications and possibilities. During  the engineering of the projects, you support the Project Manager where necessary.  Your work during a project looks like this:

  • Gathering information and preparing projects
  • Creating project planning
  • Providing work and production drawings in AutoCAD/Solidworks
  • Making detailed material lists
  • Coordinating with the purchasing department
  • Transferring to the execution

Your profile

  • A completed technical HBO education.
  • Preferably knowledge of horticultural installations.
  • Experience with Autocad.
  • Good command of the English language.
  • Structured and punctual
  • A team player.

What's in it for you

At Van der Hoeven, we believe in teamwork and support. We help each other in our work and share our experiences to achieve success together.

To ensure the future of our employees, we have developed the VDH Academy. This internal platform promotes knowledge sharing and provides opportunities for professional growth. We like to invest in the development of our employees.

Fun is also an important part of our team spirit. Our staff association organizes various activities throughout the year, such as fun office drinks, barbecues and family events during the holidays. Our office is also equipped with areas where you can relax and play games.

At Van der Hoeven we value a positive work environment where we grow, learn and enjoy together.


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