Vacancy: subcontractors road transport

Areas Benelux, France and Germany

The company
Van den Bosch Transporten is a leading international logistic services provider. With an annual volume of 2.4 million tons of transported product, it belongs to the top 10 of bulk transporting companies in Europe. As a specialist in intermodal transport, Van den Bosch takes care of the worldwide supply chain activities for customers in the food and chemicals industries. Road, rail and water transport are combined in the best possible way to transport various types of liquid and dry bulk products to the right destination. With around 550 high motivated employees and business activities worldwide, Van den Bosch provides an inspiring work environment. 

What are we looking for?

We are looking for subcontractors or self-employed drivers with a privately owned truck for our road transport departments in the areas Benelux, France and Germany. 

The job:
The work mainly consists of loading, unloading and transporting bulk per Van den Bosch trailer or container. This may be either dry or liquid bulk. These products are transported to different locations for various leading customers in the food and chemicals industries. You will work with a close-knit team and normally you will be on the road all week.

We offer:
  • 2000-2250 km per week on average.
  • Remuneration in line with market conditions.
  • 5-day workweek (extending into Saturday by agreement).
  • Orders, instructions and report via a board computer app.
  • Purchasing advantages in the field of insurance, fuel, repair & maintenance. Tires available on special Van den Bosch subcontractor conditions. 
  • Interesting rates for truck purchase or lease. 
  • Equipment, like compressor and/or blowers, can be provided on loan basis.
  • In-house professional bulk driver training.
  • Further education and instructions available via E-learnings.
  • Standard payment exactly 45 days after invoice date, faster options are negotiable.
  • Weekly invoicing advice will be provided via Van den Bosch selfbilling-system. 
We ask:
  • Motivated subcontractors or self-employed drivers. 
  • Own light weight (tipping) chassis is a pre, but not necessary.
  • Compressor on your truck is a pre; if needed van den Bosch can provide one on loan basis. 
  • Light weight truck.
    - Empty weight max. 7.650 kg (incl. liquid compressor) and 7.800 kg (incl. dry bulk compressor).
    - Empty weight max. 7.400 kg (incl. compressor) and 7.600kg (incl. dry bulk compressor), get a  priority in the selection procedure.
  • Euro 5 and euro 6 trucks in the age of 0-6 year and max 600.000 km at the start of the cooperation.
  • Model agreement (new declaration of independent contractor status) for self-employed drivers with a privately owned truck.
  • Coverage according to CMR and General Conditions of Transport.
For more information, please contact the Subcontracting department via +31 (0) 413- 217 217. Also watch our company movie:

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