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As Engineer Greenhouse Construction you will have a crucial role in engineering process at Dalsem. Your primary responsibility is related to planning, designing, and overseeing the construction of greenhouses.

Your main tasks will include:

  • Project planning and design: collaborate with clients to understand project requirements and objectives. Develop detailed greenhouse construction plans, including layout, structural design, and systems integration. Ensure compliance with local building codes, environmental regulations, and industry best practices.
  • Structural design and analysis: design greenhouse structures, including framing, foundation, and roofing systems, for stability and longevity. Conduct structural analysis to ensure the greenhouse can withstand environmental stressors, such as wind and snow loads.
  • Systems Integration: plan and implement heating, cooling, ventilation, irrigation, and automation systems to create optimal growing conditions. Select and specify appropriate equipment and technologies for greenhouse operations.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Maintain detailed project records, including plans, reports, and correspondence.
  • Environmental Considerations: Implement eco-friendly and sustainable practices in greenhouse construction where applicable. Advise on energy-efficient technologies and practices.

What kind of a person are you?
We encourage each of our employees to bring their unique self to work and aim to make everyone feel recognized, valued and free to explore their potential. We’re committed to creating an inclusive culture and welcome new colleagues from all walks of life.

You will recognize in yourself that you:

  • Have a strong technical background, in the horticulture industry is a plus.
  • Have knowledge of structural engineering principles is essential for designing the framework of the greenhouse, ensuring it can withstand environmental stresses like wind and snow loads.
  • Are familiar with greenhouse-specific considerations, such as environmental controls, shading systems, irrigation, and humidity management, is advantageous.
  • In order to be successful in this position, we expect you to have a Bachelor's degree in structural engineering, combined with several years of experience within engineering.

Moreover, you will bring with you:

  • Several years’ of cross-functional experience through engineering in a related functional area
  • Experience with AutoCad and Inventor
  • Proficiency in engineering software, data analysis, and automation systems
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Passion for sustainable horticultural practices and resource conservation

Who are we?
At Dalsem we are a team of problem-solvers from all over the world, proud to be working on transforming the future of food. As world leaders in advanced greenhouse solutions, we contribute to creating a world where quality food is produced sustainably and affordably – and we need a Engineer Greenhouse Construction to help us get the most out of this opportunity.

Interested in this vacancy? 

More information can be requested during office hours. Please contact: Lisette Verhaegen HR nr. +31 (0)15-269.5800 of send an email:

Send your application letter with CV by email: or by post.
Dalsem B.V.
Attn. Mrs. L. Verhaegen
Woudseweg 9, 2635 CG Den Hoorn, The Netherlands

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