Fortan is well known for it’s expertise and engagement. People are essential in our performance and in the centre of our activities we cherish loyal associates and satisfied customers.

In our well-arranged company we still understand each other’s strengths and act on complementary characteristics.

As an employer Fortan is committed to it’s employees. Management is aware of the importance and impact of “human resources”. In this relation of dependence the Management thinks highly of developing competences to provide the best possible service for our present and future clients but also to provide a challenging and “fun to work” atmosphere.

In our various subsidiaries we have an open eye for “talent”. Young people that have the right education and are interested in pursuing their career in an engineering job are invited to contact our local HR department. We are happy to explore possibilities on short or longer term.

Fortan is also providing continuously positions for students to realise their practical part of professional education. Students looking for internship or a subject for graduation are invited to contact the local HR department.

Fortan is looking to increase it’s engineering capacity. For that purpose the company is interested in contacts with experienced

Structural Engineers/Senior Designers

Professionals who are able and willing to execute, guide and successfully finish complex projects within employment, or consultancy based.

Characteristics of the vacancy

A structural engineer/senior designer of Fortan creates a basic design of mostly complex steel-structures based on specifications and information of customers. This process is based on thorough knowledge and a convincing authority based on a long experience. The assignments of clients are executed with a substantial level of independence. Sometimes a team of draughtsmen/engineers are added for a specific project.


Fortan is looking to contact qualified and independent professionals (education level on higher professional education and a proven track record as structural engineer in steel constructions (dredging/naval architecture/machine building).

Next to an adequate level of knowledge and experience, independent professionalism and immaculate communication skills (Dutch and English) are vital.

Interested? Get in touch with our HR Manager (telephone +31481376543) or send an e-mail with your motivation and cv to: