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Working in the Netherlands

Make your dream career reality. Working abroad has never been easier. Find out what working in the Netherlands is like.

Your new home

Starting a new job abroad comes with challenges. Some of the things will be different than you are used to. It’s our mission to help you start your dream career carefree.



International transport

Planes, trains or automobiles. We ensure your trip from your home country to the Netherlands so that you can safely start your new career.

Local transport

Traveling from your new home to your new job is easy, thanks to our car fleet. All employees commute from their apartment to their workplace with one of the DB Work cars.


You will benefit from accommodation in one of our Dutch-style houses or apartments. These are fully furnished and equipped with everything you need for a comfortable living. 

We are here for you


Our support team is always at your disposal to help you solve any work-related matter. Whether you need assistance with your work documents or some clarification regarding working hours, we are here for you!


You will be registered with the Dutch authorities for a BSN number within a couple of days from your arrival in the Netherlands. This is a mandatory requirement that will allow you to work legally.

Health Insurance

Safety comes first. This is why we arrange for your health insurance, you don’t need to worry about this. In case of any medical situation or emergency, you will receive assistance from our support team. Your insurance will cover most of the medical costs.

Discover the Dutch culture

Moving to a new country can come like a pleasant and warm summer rain: unexpectedly, and quickly. Once you start to venture to the Netherlands, a new and exciting journey awaits you!

You will discover lands and fields filled with tulips, never-ending roads, water channels, quality food and beverages, and welcoming people.

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Frequently asked questions

How does the application process work?

Submit an application form online and our recruiters will contact you if your profile fits any of our vacancies.

What does DB Work offer?

Choosing DB Work means choosing plenty of benefits. We currently offer:

  • Consultancy in finding the perfect job
  • Long term contracts according to the Dutch Laws
  • International and local transport
  • Work equipment and medical insurance
  • Accommodation with included utilities

What information and documents do I need for easier employment?

  • Your CV
  • A copy of your identity document
  • Details of your bank account (IBAN & SWIFT)
  • BSN (can be obtained after arriving in the Netherlands)
  • Phone number and e-mail address
  • Documents certifying certain professional qualifications necessary for the job
  • Marital status and number of children
  • Clothing and footwear sizes

How will I receive my salary?

You will be paid according to the employment contract. Depending on the type of your employment contract, the salary will be transferred to your bank account weekly or 4 weekly.

All salary payments are made only as bank transactions. Therefore you must make your bank account details available to us in advance.

Do I have paid leave?

Yes. You will have minimum 20 days off per year with the possibility to travel to your home country. You will be informed about all the details related to your leave and the transport benefits when you will get the employment offer.

Will all my taxes be covered?

DB Work handles all government taxes that you have to pay periodically based on income for you. This can be tracked on your personal pay-slips. The employment contract is 100% legal and is subject to the laws of the country where you will work. In some special cases additional taxes are imposed by the state, but we can support in handling such cases.

Can I recommend other colleagues?

We expand our activity continuously and we hire professionals from various fields. If you know any professionals looking for a job in the Netherlands, send us their details by filling out this form and we will find them a suitable job as soon as possible.