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Gerritsen is growing, which is why we are looking for new colleagues who like to get down to business and never shy away from a challenge. 

Interested in joining our team? Take a look at our vacancies below and contact us! If there is no vacancy matching your skill set, send us an convincing open application to: HR@gerritsengroup.com, then together we will look at the possibilities within the company. 

 

***Aquisition based on our vacancies is not appreciated***

 

As a transport planner at Gerritsen Group, you ensure the optimal deployment of drivers and equipment. Including the corresponding administration and invoicing. Hiring charters and issuing rates. Instructing drivers on cargo, safety and routes.

 

Job description:

What are you going to do:

  • Monitor, supervise and administer fleet and hire transport equipment (trucks and/or chassis).
  • Ensure correct deployment and planning of our drivers.
  • Act tactfully towards clients, fellow carriers, drivers.
  • Organise return loads and administer hours and overtime for the benefit of the payroll department.
  • Being responsible for the proper use of available equipment and deployment of personnel.
  • Settling complaints, discrepancies, breakdowns and delays.
  • Maintain contacts with suppliers, customers and government agencies.

Requirements:

  • MBO level with a transport background.
  • Demonstrated experience in the operation of a planning department.
  • Good command of Dutch and English (French and/or German is an advantage).
  • Basic knowledge of a PC and Microsoft Office software.
  • Driving licence B (driving licence CE is a plus).
  • You are stress resistant.
  • Be able to work independently and know how to get things done.
  • Be a team player.
  • Decisive and convincing.
  • Are flexible in commitment and time (no 9 to 5).

Gerritsen Projects BV is part of Gerritsen Group BV. We are a fast-growing company specialising in worldwide industrial relocation and transport. From our head office in Goirle, but also from branches in Switzerland, England and other countries, we respond quickly to market demands. We are ready to make any relocation anywhere in the world for our customers. We also supervise, on a project basis, third-party auctions for machine sales and other types of materials to be auctioned.

For our warehouse in Goirle, we are looking for a:

Warehouse Employee/Carpenter (NL)

What are you going to do:

  • You unload and load trailers and sea containers responsibly
  • You handle the storage and transhipment of the customer's goods
  • Keeping the work environment neat and safe
  • You prepare the internal orders for issuance
  • You will make crates, pallets and wooden structures
  • You will work in our warehouse on site in Goirle

What do we ask of you?

  • An LBO-MBO level of work and thinking
  • A forklift certificate (or willing to obtain one)
  • You are a team player and can work independently
  • You don't have a 9-to-5 mentality
  • You have a sense of responsibility and a proactive attitude

What do we offer you:

  • An appropriate salary according to knowledge and experience
  • A fun team to work in
  • Varied work activities
  • Opportunity to develop yourself

We are looking for a commercial employee to strengthen our commercial department who is ready for the next step in his/her career. In this position, you will contribute to building the customer base and maintaining contacts at home and abroad. You will be actively involved in telephone sales, order entry, issuing quotations and consistent follow-up of sales actions. Together with the project leader, you carry out project management of the acquired projects from sales. You monitor the after-care on executed projects. 

What do we ask of you? 

  • Good commercial skills, both verbal and written; 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office;
  • You establish contact with customers easily; 
  • You have a sense of responsibility and a proactive attitude; 
  • You are customer- and result-oriented;
  • You don't have a 9-to-5 mentality;
  •  Excellent verbal and written command of the English and Dutch languages;
  • Proficiency in German, French, Spanish and/or other languages is a plus;
  • Experience in the transport and/or container industry is a plus;
  • You're a team player;
  • You are stress resistant; 
  • Completed MBO education or equivalent level obtained through experience. 

On national and international projects, performing maintenance and repair on towing and trailed equipment, lifting and hoisting equipment and mobile tools. Making customised applications on vehicles and for projects. Overhauling and modifying various vehicles, lifting and hoisting equipment in the workshop.

Tasks:

  • Repairs and maintains rolling stock and lifting and hoisting equipment on Gerritsen Group projects nationally and internationally.
  • Works independently in detecting faults, determining the approach to repair and maintenance work and determining in consultation whether parts may need to be replaced preventively.
  • Consults on technical matters with management.
  • Ensures a clean and tidy work environment.
  • Influences work efficiency and work quality.
  • Handles equipment and its technical operation cost-efficiently.
  • Suggests improvements in working methods and technology.
  • Works in Goirle, The Netherlands, in the workshop when there is no work on the projects.

Skills:

  • MBO level with a technical background.
  • Good understanding of the English language. Preferably also Dutch.
  • Willing to work internationally and be away from home several days a week.
  • Basiskennis van een PC en Microsoft Office software.
  • Driving licence B (driving licence CE is a plus).
  • Forklift certificate.
  • You are stress resistant.
  • Ability to work independently and know how to get things done.
  • Being a team player.

Carrying out maintenance and repair on towing and towed equipment, lifting and hoisting equipment and mobile tools with a few employees. Creating customised applications on vehicles and for projects. Overhaul and modification of various vehicles, lifting and hoisting equipment.

Tasks:

  • Works independently in detecting faults, determining the approach to repair and maintenance work and determining in consultation whether parts may need to be replaced preventively.
  • Consults on technical matters with management.
  • Ensures a clean and tidy work environment.
  • Affects work efficiency and work quality.
  • Suggests improvements in working methods and technology.

Skills:

  • MBO level with a technical background.
  • Goede beheersing van de Engelse taal. 
  • Basiskennis van een PC en Microsoft Office software.
  • Driving licence B (driving licence CE is a plus).
  • Forklift certificate.
  • You are stress resistant.
  • Ability to work independently and know how to get things done.
  • Being a team player.

     

As an inland driver, you are independently on the road in a truck with a trailer. You are responsible for transporting goods with varying dimensions and weights. The work is very varied and challenging because it does not involve standard loads, so being on the road in a responsible manner is important. You may also have to drive a route under supervision or spend the night in your truck. At the loading and/or unloading address, you are in direct contact with the customer and provide excellent service. Gerritsen can therefore offer you a varied job with a competitive salary and expense allowance in accordance with the collective labour agreement. 

In this role, you will be part of our fun club of drivers and work with the Planning team on a daily basis.

What do we ask of you?

  • An LBO-MBO working and thinking level with a technical background, or equivalent;
  • Driving licence CE and Code95, or equivalent;
  • A forklift certificate (or willing to obtain one);
  • Basic knowledge of computer and Microsoft Office; 
  • You can work independently and collaborate with colleagues;
  • You speak English (and Dutch) well. 

As a driver abroad, you will be independently on the road in a truck with a trailer. You will be responsible for transporting goods with varying dimensions and weights. The work is very varied and challenging because it does not involve standard loads, so going on the road in a responsible manner is important. You will be on the road throughout Europe with client goods and own materials for Gerritsen projects. It may happen that a route has to be accompanied, but also that you are asked to lend a hand on one of our projects to make it a success. At the loading and/or unloading address, you will be in direct contact with the client and provide excellent service. Gerritsen can therefore offer you a varied job with a competitive salary and an expense allowance in accordance with the collective labour agreement. 

In this role, you will be part of our fun club of drivers and work with the Planning team on a daily basis.

What do we ask of you?

  • An LBO-MBO working and thinking level with a technical background, or equivalent;
  • Driving licence CE and Code95, or equivalent;
  • A forklift certificate (or willing to obtain one);
  • Basic knowledge of computer and Microsoft Office; 
  • You can work independently and collaborate with colleagues;
  • You speak English well. Dutch, French, German and/or Italian is a plus;
  • By agreement, you will also be on the road at weekends. 

Students & Graduates

Looking for an internship or have you just graduated? Then take the first step towards your future now. For Gerritsen Group, students and recent graduates are important for gaining new information, insights and recruiting new talent. We want to help you achieve your career goals. 

Would you like to get some hands-on experience with us? Then send us an email to HR@gerritsengroup.com.