Clamp forklift operator (with experience and certificate) Tilburg, in Netherlands

Position is open for 45 daysAvailable positions: 1/1Salary: from /h

Job description

Our partner is looking for a clamp forklift operator to join their logistics team in Tilburg, Netherlands!

In this position, you will work in a warehouse with electronic devices, parts, and household appliances.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Operating a clamping forklift;
  • Order picking and processing;
  • Unloading of containers, mainly air-conditioning packages;
  • Correctly entering information into the warehouse management system (WMS);
  • Keeping the workplace clean.

The starting salary is €12.03 gross per hour. After 3 weeks, you will receive a raise to €12.48 per hour.

You will work 40 hours per week, with the possibility of working overtime. Your shift is from 7 AM to 4 PM.

For this job, you must have worked as a clamp forklift operator for at least 6 monthsYou’ll be put through a test to show that you can operate a forklift on the first day.

In the workplace, you must have safety shoes. You can bring your own (S3 Type) or buy it from the agency for around €40.

After 13 weeks of work, the agency will reimburse the €75 transport cost to the Netherlands.

What will you get in this position?

  • Weekly payments on Fridays;
  • No age-related pay;
  • Long-term and full-time job offer;
  • Possibility of receiving an advance after working 2 days (transferred on Mondays and Wednesdays);
  • Employment contract in accordance with the Dutch collective agreement NBBU CAO;
  • Assistance in obtaining a BSN number – the Dutch equivalent of a Social Security number, needed for legal employment in the Netherlands;
  • Vacation money paid on top of each salary and booking of vacation hours;
  • Health insurance with Holland Zorg;
  • Support in making an appointment with a doctor or dentist;
  • Access to pay slips through the agency’s portal “My Zone”;
  • Help from the agency and contact with an office representative at your workplace;
  • Commuting to work in company cars with the possibility to use the car for private purposes up to 175 km per week;
  • Accommodation in single-family houses or apartments in rooms with a maximum of two beds.


If you work over 40 hours per week, overtime hours will be paid 125%.

If you work more than 8 hours daily, overtime will be paid 125%.



  • CV in English is required to apply for this position;
  • Reference from a previous employer and an online interview with the agency; 
  • Valid certification as a forklift operator;
  • Previous experience in operating a forklift;
  • Ability to correctly read the safety signs on the packaging;
  • Capability to work in a team;
  • Willingness to live and work with multiple nationalities;
  • Ready to stay longer in the Netherlands.



Minimum B1 level of English.