Mechanic Trailers

  • Nijmegen
  • Overig
  • Salary indication €2,562-2,892
  • 40 Hours per week
  • Fulltime
  • #1AV0071326

About the job

Do you have work experience as a (car) mechanic and are you looking for a new fulltime challenge?
Then we have found your new job at an organization that belongs to the TOP 100 of the manufacturing industry in the Netherlands: Nooteboom Trailers!

As mechanic you will be part of the assembly department PRO where the hydraulics, pneumatics and electricity are built for complex and trailers. Every trailer is different and is built to the wishes of the customer, so no day is the same!

Using technical drawings and specific work assignments, you and your team will assemble the various parts. You can think of assembling hydraulic and pneumatic piping, couplings, electrical cables, etc. You will also assemble and align the shafts and carry out testing. Together with your colleagues, you build approximately two trailers per day and you check the trailers using a checklist and check the operation of all parts. Thanks to your work and technical insight, the customer can set off with a safe and correctly working trailer!

Are you curious about the workplace ? Watch the following video:

Job requirements

  • You have education in a technical direction and you have work experience as a mechanic;
  • You have knowledge of hydraulics and knowledge of pneumatics and electrical systems is an advantage
  • You have experience with reading technical drawings;
  • You master the Dutch, German or English language verbally and in writing;
  • You are a team player, eager to learn and you bring a good dose of motivation!

About the company

You will work at Nooteboom Trailers in Wijchen (Nijmegen area), a family business that runs for more than 140 years. The family is not complete without you! Together with about 350 colleagues you work together on semi-trailers and trailers for exceptional road transport.

What brings you together? A passion for trailers, involvement with the product and the fact that every individual employee is equally important for the end result. You will find development opportunities and career opportunities at Nooteboom. Fulfilling promises is what drives Nooteboom. Choose your future and write history. Nooteboom gets you there!

Nooteboom is easily accessible from cities such as Nijmegen, Venlo, Oss, Den Bosch or even cities in the German border area like Kleve or Goch

What we offer

  • A full-time varied and challenging job with the prospect of a permanent contract and a stable future
  • A job in day shift from 07:30 - 16:15
  • Starting salary of € 2562 - € 2892 gross per month on a full-time basis depending on age and experience (this includes ADV allowance)
  • 25 vacation days on an annual basis, 8% vacation pay and travel allowance
  • Working in an experienced team where you can learn everything
  • Besides working, there is also time for fun such as a BBQ, Christmas drink and team outings

Are you interested in seeing the work and want to join a tour?Then do the online application!

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Vestigings gegevens

Start People Nijmegen
Nassausingel   2  
6511 EV, Nijmegen

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Frequently asked questions

Yes, we are a member of ABU: the branch organization of the temporary employment sector. This organization guarantees that its members act according to the Dutch law. 
You are more than welcome at our office in Venlo, where our recruiters can talk to you in either Dutch, English, German and/or Polish.
If you work via Start People it is possible to, I some cases,  use one of our collective health insurance policies. However, if you want to stay in The Netherlands for a longer period of time, we advise you to arrange health insurance yourself.  
Some companies we work with only offer day shifts, but the most companies offer several shifts (morning-, day and night shifts). It is often not possible to work structurally in one specific shift.
Unfortunately, one of these three languages is required to find a job via Start People. It is important that you can communicate with our colleagues and your manager at work.
Yes, you can choose between a weekly or a 4-weekly payment of your salary.
If you want to work in The Netherlands, you should be able to arrage your own transportation. Also, traveling together with other people is not preferred due to the flexibility you need for several jobs. 
Unfortunately, Start People does not offer housing. If you wish to work for Start People, you need to arrange housing in the Netherlands or in the Dutch border area.

If you have the intention to stay in the Netherlands for more than four months, you must register in the personal records database of the city you live in. To do this, go to the town hall of the city where you are going to live. You will then receive a citizen service number (BSN). With this number, your employer can register you, for example, at the Tax Authorities/ Doctors, hospitals and pharmacies can also ask you for your BSN. For more information, visit the website of the City where you live or visit

If you intend to stay in the Netherlands for less than four months, registration in to the personal record database is not obligated. If you still want a citizen service number, you must register in the personal record database of the city you live in. 

We can help you make an appointment to get your BSN number, but you must go to the appointment yourself. 
You need a valid ID, BSN number on an original document from either the Tax Authorities or City (Hall) you are registered in, and a European bank account number (IBAN) in your name.
In The Netherlands, it is not allowed to charge money for job placement services. Therefore, our services are free.