Most frequently asked questions DB Work


Most frequently asked questions by candidates to DB Work recruiters

DB Work, a recruitment and placement agency renowned for its expertise and transparency, is committed to providing full support to professionals aspiring to a career in the Netherlands. 

We dedicate our efforts to ensure that every person who contacts us finds a safe working environment and has a reliable partner throughout their career. Whether you are just starting out or looking for a career change, we are here to guide you and provide you with the resources you need to achieve your professional goals.

Below, we'll answer the most frequently asked questions from DB Work candidates, providing you with all the information you need to get a secure, risk-free contract in the Netherlands.

How does the DB Work application process work? 

Our application process is designed for efficiency and accessibility. You can choose to fill in an online form, available on the DB Work website, or email your CV to You also have the option to contact DB Work recruiters directly on WhatsApp at +31643457210.

Once you have submitted your application to be hired, your profile will be assessed by our recruitment team. If your experience and qualifications match the requirements of one of the available jobs, you will be contacted to discuss more details and schedule an interview. Our aim is to make the process as simple as possible and help you find the perfect role for your skills.

What does DB Work offer me?

DB Work boasts a competitive benefits package designed to ensure not only job satisfaction but also a smooth integration into Dutch society:

  • Long-term Dutch employment contract, aligned with Dutch rules and legislation, guaranteeing stability and job security. 
  • Transport provided both locally and internationally, eliminating any worries about travelling to a foreign country.
  • Accommodation provided, with all necessary utilities included, giving you the comforts of home.
  • Full medical insurance and appropriate work equipment, ensuring you are protected in any situation.
  • Expert advice on identifying the most suitable career opportunities.


What documents do I need to get a job?

In order to start the employment process as efficiently as possible, you will need to provide the following documents and information:

  • An up-to-date and detailed CV.
  • A copy of your identity document or passport.
  • Your bank account details in EUR for the salary transfer.
  • Your BSN (Unique Netherlands Identification Code), which you will get after your arrival in the country.
  • Up-to-date contact information, including email address and phone number.
  • If applicable, documents validating the professional qualifications required for the desired role.
  • Additional information such as marital status and number of children, if applicable.
  • Clothing and footwear sizes for work equipment.


How will I receive my salary from Dutch employers?

Your salary will be transferred directly to the specified bank account at the frequency set out in the employment contract (weekly or every four weeks). All financial details, including taxes and contributions, will be handled by DB Work, ensuring that you get paid correctly and on time for the work you do.

Will I get paid leave? What about pension? 

Yes, under the Dutch employment contract, every DB Work employee gets a minimum of 20 days paid leave per year, allowing you to relax and reconnect with family and friends at home. 

In addition, the Netherlands has a strong pension system and your employer will automatically contribute to it. When you approach retirement age, if you meet the criteria, you will be able to claim and benefit from the pension you have built up working in the Netherlands. 

Will all my taxes be paid?

DB Work takes care of the calculation and payment of all applicable taxes and charges under Dutch law. These details will be transparently shown on your payslip, ensuring that all contributions are properly managed.

Can I recommend other colleagues?

Certainly! DB Work is always looking for professionals in the marine, industrial, construction, logistics fields. If you have friends or acquaintances interested in job opportunities in the Netherlands, use our online form or drop us an email to send us their details. We are committed to providing every candidate with the support they need to find the most suitable position as quickly as possible.


In conclusion, DB Work is your reliable partner for a successful career in the Netherlands. Through transparency, full support and an attractive benefits package, we ensure that the transition to a new start is as smooth as possible.


Do you want to be part of the DB Work professional team? Do you have experience in the naval, industrial, logistics, or construction field? Send your CV by email to!

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