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Project Engineer



Posted on Monday, January 23, 2023

Project Engineer

Project Engineer

Fulltime (40 hours)

Would you like to play one of the main roles in realizing our high-tech greenhouse projects? You translate a signed contract into a technically feasible design and get a kick out of it every time! You work a lot with colleagues, partners and the customer and you flourish in your coordinating role to make the design process as streamlined as possible from start to finish.

Who is KUBO?

KUBO Group now consists of approximately 240 employees who are active worldwide at our offices, in our own production facility in the Netherlands and at construction sites worldwide. We have now opened branches in China, Canada and the US and will continue to expand in the coming years. We are also proud of the fact that recently PDI, HAWE and SDF have also joined the KUBO Group. In this way we can offer our customers an even more complete range and we respond to developments in the market.

KUBO is the worldwide specialist in the field of innovative and sustainable greenhouse projects. We are a family business with more than 75 years of experience in greenhouse horticulture. With this knowledge and experience, we continuously focus on new developments and unique innovations for our customers. In this way we create an answer to the scarcity of nutrients, CO2 reduction and locally and safely produced food. KUBO leads the way with a sustainable view of covered cultivation worldwide. Our own research and development form the basis of unique innovations such as the Ultra-Clima® greenhouse.

Our vision is to really want to make a difference for people and for our planet. Working at KUBO therefore means building the sustainable world of tomorrow!

Job Description

The new project you are going to develop is one in China this time! After your contribution to the kick-off meeting, you determine the milestones of the project in consultation with your sector manager. You know better than anyone how to set priorities and monitor them to ensure that the project is not delayed. You are decisive and you like to tackle difficult issues.

Your task package includes much more than just drawing the design. For example, you draw up material specifications, organize all necessary technical coordination and you are responsible for purchasing various materials. Finally, you make all construction drawings and hand over the project to the construction team.

The role of team player is made for you, as a Project Engineer you have a lot of contact with the Project Leader, Purchaser and Construction Engineer(s) and you are an important link in the project. You also have to keep many balls in the air at the same time. It is therefore important that you work in a structured way and that you can keep a good overview of a project. Successfully completing a project gives you great satisfaction and because of the diversity of activities and cooperation you come to work every day with great pleasure.

Who are we looking for?

KUBO believes in growing the right talent! We think it is important that you have the right skills set and we also like to train people to become successful in our sector. What skills are we looking for?

  • You have a strong interest in or affinity with greenhouse construction. Experience in a similar position is a strong plus
  • You like to take the lead and are a motivated, decisive team player
  • You have an HBO working and thinking level and preferably a Bachelor's degree in a technical direction, such as mechanical engineering or civil engineering
  • Because 75% of our customers are abroad, you have a good command of the English and Dutch language, both spoken and written.
  • You have experience with or are familiar with drawing programs, at least AutoCAD. Experience with Revit and/or AdvanceSteel is a strong plus.

What do we offer?

  • Time and attention is what you deserve when you start a new job. This is what you get at KUBO. Your first day and the first month start with an extensive onboarding program consisting of introductory sessions from all departments, given by your new colleagues. You get to know your new colleagues quickly!

    A visit to our own factory and BlueLab are also on the program. Your colleagues and our partners will always be there to help you if you wish, after all, we realize projects together! You will end up in an international and open culture with short lines of communication.

    Every time we welcome a new colleague, we receive compliments about our onboarding process. We want you to feel welcome right away and to quickly find your way within our KUBO organization.

    You will be working in a family business where people are central. Development is part of the identity of the organization. That is why we have our own KUBO Academy, which we are very proud of. Within your own learning environment in this Academy you can certify yourself, you have classroom (group) training and there is so much more.

    We are a growing organization and work hard every day to further expand our leading position. This means many opportunities to develop yourself (further). Plenty of opportunities! All you have to do is grab them.

    KUBO also offers you:

    • A good salary and other attractive benefits that we would like to discuss with you in advance
    • 25 vacation days plus 8 ADV for full-time employment
    • Pension and travel allowance
    • The possibility to work hybrid (option to work from home 1 day a week)
    • Collaborate internationally with our partners, customers and colleagues
    • Fun company outings organized from our PeeVee, how about our annual Christmas market and Christmas dinner, themed drinks to celebrate successes, celebrate Sinterklaas, day trip to Delft, beach activities, etc..
    • KUBO has its own vital program, TOPFIT. This was launched in 2017 and is now a household name at KUBO. Many fun activities have already been organized, such as a weekly Boot Camp, Boxing, participation in the Mud Masters with training beforehand and the Health Weeks, which are all about healthy eating and living.


Did this vacancy catch your interest? At the bottom of the page you can apply. For more information please contact our HRM department recruitment@kubo.nl.

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.

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Time to meet KUBO

KUBO is the specialist in building innovative greenhouse projects all over the world. Innovations are key in our line of business. Businesses have more and increasingly high demands regarding the quality of their greenhouses and installations. In recent years, KUBO has aligned its organisation to these demands. The organisation now has 90 employees working in the office, in the factory and on building projects. Together and with our partners, we can rapidly respond to new developments. Our unique innovations, such as the Ultra-Clima® greenhouse concept, are based on our own research and development.

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