Designer Climate

Are you the Designer with expertise in cooling technology who will assist us in constructing greenhouses in warm climates?

  • Van der Hoeven
  • 39 hours
  • HBO

The role: Designer Climate

As a Climate Designer, you will play a central role in a project and be accountable for the conceptual design, as well as the prompt and accurate delivery of design drawings, cost estimates, and quotations for the climate systems.

In this, you apply various heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) techniques to create a functional system in the greenhouse under all climatic conditions. You work closely with the designers of the greenhouse, water and electrical engineering and the Sales Managers to ensure a correct (turn-key) offer.

You are involved in the tendering process and in drawing up the contract with a balanced cost estimate. In addition, you will ensure a proper transfer to the Engineering and Project department after the project has been sold. Your tasks include:

  • Create design drawings for climate installations
  • Making climate technical calculations
  • Making cost price calculations
  • Drawing up quotations
  • Consultations with clients, suppliers and colleagues

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.

Your profile

  • A completed technical HBO (or equivalent) education
  • Experience with thermal design and calculations
  • Experience with costing is an advantage
  • Good command of the English language
  • Flexible working attitude
  • Cooperative and coordinating
  • Creative attitude


In the Design department, a team of specialists designs, calculates and offers complete and well-thought-out turnkey projects. Edwin - Manager Design

What to expect?

At Van der Hoeven & Enthoven-Patron we find it important to be there for each other as a team. We help and support each other in our work, teach each other things about our work and from our experiences. In this way, we strive for success together, time and again.

We invest in the future of our employees, with:

  • VDH Academies, an internal knowledge-sharing platform
  • Free work fruit 
  • And also, through fun.

We have an active staff association with a well-filled activities agenda, which provides, for example, a drink or barbecue at the office or something fun for the children at Christmas. In addition, there is plenty of room in the office for sociability and a game of pool, and of course departmental outings are organised.

Got your interest?

Let’s start our future together!

Does the position appeal to you, and do you recognize yourself in the requested profile? Please send your application letter and CV to our HR department, via: If you have any other questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Nice to meet you

van Goch

HR Consultant

van der Vaart

HR Manager


HR Advisor