Unloader at ACTION warehouse

Job description

Kick-start your warehouse career by taking this job as unloader of rolling containers! No warehouse experience needed.

As an unloader, you are responsible for loading containers that go to the stores and unloading containers that are delivered every day by the suppliers. You keep work areas clean, remove loose and returned packaging material, and report damage to any material. If needed, you're available to help your colleagues with other warehouse tasks. The warehouse itself is quite new and has modern facilities, such as a well-equipped canteen with daily fresh products for low prices. When working in the afternoon shift, there's no need to cook, because you receive a free meal.

If you're ambitious, there are plenty of opportunities to grow to a higher function - such as team leader, planner, etc. If you're a team player that's ambitious, enthusiastic, and up for a new challenge, apply with us today and get to work as soon as possible!

If you don't live in the Netherlands yet, we have company housing and transport available. Our recruiters can tell you all about it.

Have a look at the video below for an impression of the warehouse:


Working hours (times are subject to change):
Morning shift 06:00-15:00
Afternoon shift 15:00 - 00:00 (free meal)

What do you bring?

  • You have intermediate English or Dutch communication skills (B1 or better)
  • Drivers license category B preferred
  • You're available to work here for a long time
  • You're not afraid of a physical job, comparable or lighter than unloading a shipping container
  • You're able to occasionally lift packages of up to 30 kg
  • You're friendly and a team player
  • You have a clean criminal record (VOG)

What's in it for you?

  • Entry-level job at a fast-growing company with chances of promotion
  • Opportunity to get a direct contract with the company
  • Free hot meal when working the second shift
  • Weekly payments in full to your bank account
  • Nice, clean, and large company housing within 10km of work
  • Free transport to work (if using company housing)
  • Traveling expenses refund of up to €11,45 per day (if using your own car)
  • Healthcare insurance with full coverage
  • €200 yearly for emergency dental care (if using our insurance)
  • We will help you to receive Zorgtoeslag
  • We will help you apply for Extra-Territorial Costs tax discount
  • Shift allowance of 25% in the afternoon shift after 20:00


This company is a fast-growing non-food discounter with Dutch roots. It sells low-budget products and operates more than 1.500 stores spread over eight countries in Europe. As the company continues to grow, new employees are continuously needed and good employees are promoted to higher functions. The company is owned by the British investment company 3i. The head office is still in the Netherlands.

The company started in 1993 as a small shop in Enkhuizen started by Gerard Deen and Rob Wagemaker. Boris Deen was added later. In 1994 the chain expanded with a further five stores to reach 94 stores in 2002. The first store in Flanders (Rijkevorsel) was opened in 2005, followed in 2009 by the first store in Germany. The first branch came to Poland in 2017. Since 2020 this company has around 1.500 stores in Europe.

The retail chain operates mainly at the bottom of the market: in the low-price range. The offered items vary quickly. The company says it wants to surprise the customer time and again. Their product range consists of 1500 fixed items, the rest changes ever so often.


Function Working week Gross wage Percentage
Loader / unloader - 21Y+ 38 H p/wk € 11,94 100,00%


Job description Percentage
01. Allowance Monday till Friday 00:00 - 06:00 150,00%
02. Allowance Monday till Friday 20:00 - 24:00 125,00%
03. Allowance Saturday 00:00 - 06:00 150,00%
04. Allowance Saturday 18:00 - 24:00 150,00%
05. Allowance Sunday 200,00%
06. Allowance public holiday 200,00%
07. Overtime - more than 10 hours per day 125,00%
08. Overtime - more than 160 hours in 4 weeks period 125,00%

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