DHL Nederland

Forklift driver HUB Eindhoven

Details van de functie

Logo Are you looking for a fulltime job in logistics? Do you have your forklift certificate? Do you want to earn excellent rewards while working physically? And do you want to be part of a growing new team within DHL? Come work with us as a forklift driver and logistic employee!

What are you going to do?

Last October we opened a new HUB in Eindhoven where packages and pallets are redistributed. The packages are being sorted very quickly so we can fill up the trucks in the speed of a second. These packages and pallets are being transported all the way around Europe.

In this function you're a forklift driver, but you'll also work in the logistic proces. Important is your accurate way of working and that you like to role on your sleeves. You and your team are responsible for the entire process in the warehouse.

Are you ambitious and do you see DHL Express as the ideal employer to grow your career? That is convenient! We have numerous career opportunities in Eindhoven, such as Support Officer or Supervisor Operations.

This is you

  • Flexibility and working shifts (also at night) are not a problem
  • You like doing physical work and don't step back for a challenge
  • You can ask the city hall for a certificate of conduct
  • You speak Dutch OR English
  • You live in the area of Eindhoven

Working hours and services

  • The working days are Monday till Saturday
  • We work in shifts, which is not a problem for you
  • The morning/afternoon shift starts at 7:00 AM and ends at 3:30 PM
  • The afternoon/evening shift starts at 1:45 PM and ends at 10:15 PM
  • Evening/night shift starts at 10:00 PM and ends at 6:30 AM
  • The Saturday shift starts at 10:00 AM and ends at 6:00 PM
  • Your effort is being rewarded by extra allowances:

    - Work between 8:00 PM and 00:00 AM is rewarded by 125%

    - Work between 00.00 AM and 06:00 AM is rewarded by 130%

    - Work on the weekend is rewarded by 150%

What we offer

  • Your salary will start at EUR2.150 gross (excl. allowances) per month. The salary is based on 40 hours, but there will also be extra allowances. Your total monthly salary (on average) will look like this:

    - EUR2.150 gross salary per month based on 40 hours (EUR12,36 gross per hour)

    - An extra allowance with an average of 15%  extra for the evening shifts and night shifts. The average extra allowance is around EUR323 gross per month. 

    - The total average salary is EUR2.473 gross, including extra allowances, per month (EUR14,22 gross per hour). This can change each month, depending on which shift you'll work.
  • Cao à la carte: you can choose for 13 extra vacation days or 6,24% extra salary;
  • 23 days off (based on 40 hours);
  • Your contract at DHL Express is 32-36 hours a week (possibily of permanent contract after a positive review);
  • Travelling expenses per km up to 30 km (one way travels);
  • Participation in the collective health insurance.

And there is more:

  • Within DHL development is our biggest achievement. This means there is a lot of space for internal training and growing;
  • You will get a CIS introduction training, where you realy get to know DHL;
  • We have an excited team who loves to play table tennis or football;
  • Attention for you is what we promise.

About DHL Express

As the global market leader in express transportation and logistics, DHL Express provides solutions for management and transportation of goods around the world. We operate in more than 220 countries and therefore we call ourselves the most international company in the world. In the Netherlands we work with a team of 2000 employees to make every day a success. On our site you will find more about our culture, employment conditions and about your future colleagues, so take a look!


Are you interested? Perfect! Apply by using the red button ''online application''

  • Personal information (required)
  • Resume and motivation (required)
  • Education and work history (not required, optional)
  • The recruiter will receive your application and will get back to you soon!

Application process

  • First selection is based on your resume and motivation by the recruiter
  • You will have a interview by phone
  • When we think you are a match, we will discuss your application with the hiring manager
  • Second is an interview at the office 
  • We will discuss the working conditions as salary and secondary benefits
  • And we welcome you to DHL!


If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact Anjo Kloosterboer through [stuur een e-mail] (please use our portal for your application instead of e-mail).

We are working with preferred suppliers which we are very enthusiastic about. If we need any help we will contact them first. Acquisition by other bureau's isn't preferred. 
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