Vacancy: Drafting Technician

Are you accurate, do you have an eye for detail and is your passion engineering? Do you want to contribute to a future with renewable energy by designing and drawing innovative bioenergy installations?

HoSt is immediately looking for a Drafting Technician who is willing to use its technical knowledge and experience to support the technical drawing department of HoSt!


As Drafting Technician at HoSt you will work both individually as in project teams on a wide range of engineering projects. You will make an important contribution by designing and creating technical solutions. Your activities will include producing constructive plan-, detail- and overview drawings, P&ID’s and processing corrections on drawings.


  • A completed education at least at Bachelor level in the direction of Mechanical Engineering or a comparable study;
  • Practical and technical insight;
  • Experience with SolidWorks;
  • Extensive knowledge of AutoCAD;
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team;
  • Good fluency in both Dutch and English. German is an advantage;
  • Good communication skills and a flexible attitude.


  • Position with one of the global shapers of renewable energy;
  • A challenging and varied job;
  • Working within a team with driven starting and experienced professionals;
  • Informal, but professional and international setting;
  • High degree of independence and responsibility;
  • Opportunity to develop yourself technically.


HoSt is one of the world market leaders in the field of energy installations to convert biomass and waste into renewable energy and other valuable end-products. With over 200 employees, HoSt has been developing, designing, manufacturing and maintaining innovative energy plants for the production of renewable energy from biomass and waste since 1991. HoSt bioenergy plants contribute to the success of a circular economy by producing renewable energy, solving the waste problem and creating valuable end products from organic waste.

In addition to its headquarters in the Netherlands, HoSt has offices in the US, France, Latvia, England, Poland and Germany and more than 280 installations in over 30 countries across four continents. For the biogas plants, boilers and combined heat and power plants supplied by HoSt, HoSt has 24/7 maintenance teams in several countries.


If you are interested in this position of Drafting Technician, please send an e-mail with your application letter and resume to [email protected] General questions can be addressed to HR Manager Martijn Weinans and substantive questions to Martijn Hiddink, Team Leader Technical Design, both via +31(0)53 – 460 90 80.

Please do not make use of this vacancy as an acquisition opportunity.