Production worker

  • Kesteren
  • VMBO
  • Salary indication €13.41-14.21
  • 40 Hours per week
  • Fulltime
  • #1AV0065100

About the job

Do you want to work full-time or part-time as a production employee for € 14.21 per hour in a challenging production environment in Kesteren? At Recticel we are looking for production employees for a minimum period of six months! Together with your team you are responsible for the production of the most beautiful mattresses for the Benelux! Due to the various departments such as logistics and warehouse, there is always a suitable job at Recticel for you!

You ensure that the mattresses are delivered to our customers on time. How are you responsible for this? You help and support the operators in cutting, moving and gluing the mattresses and layers of foam. Recticel has its own large production location where they produce foam themselves. This foam is processed across the various Recticel departments. For each department, the mattress becomes more complete until the end product, a mattress of high quality!

Your work will include:

  • Picking orders;
  • Moving the large orders with an EPT to the next department;
  • Supporting the operator at different machines.

Job requirements

You are motivated and want to get started and develop yourself! Perhaps you will become our new operator! We consider your competences and qualities more important than your CV. We can teach you a lot at Recticel!

  • You are available in at least 1 shift (06:00-14:05 and 14:05 - 22:10);
  • You have your own transport (Due to shift times, traveling by public transport is very difficult);
  • You want to learn and develop yourself

About the company

Recticel makes mattresses for the most beautiful companies. They do this in a large factory in Kesteren across various departments. A total of 150 people work at Recticel, this includes office functions. The work across the departments is very diverse. During your job interview, we are happy to show the departments so that you have a good idea of ​​​​the work. From here we can see together which department will suit you best. Recticel is located in Kesteren. This is conveniently located along the exit of the A15. You can reach Recticel within 20 minutes from Arnhem and Amersfoort. It is also close to Wageningen, Ede, Nijmegen, Rhenen and Veenendaal.

What we offer

In addition to working in a friendly team that feels like one big family, we guarantee you permanent work for at least 6 months. How nice is that! We also offer the following:

  • A temporary contract (part time or full time), we offer permanent work for a minimum of 6 months;
  • As a production employee, your hourly salary starts at €13.41 regardless of your experience. After 6 weeks of work you will already receive €14.21 (this includes the 13% shift allowance per hour);
  • Surcharges up to 200% on Saturdays;
  • Good travel allowance;
  • Possibilities to obtain your EPT, Forklift or Reactruck certificate;

Do you have questions or are you enthusiastic? Contact Lysanne Oerlemans :0651064924 or via

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Vestigings gegevens

Start People Recticel B.V.
Spoorstraat   69  
4041 CL, Kesteren

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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.

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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.
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