Traineeship, Vacancy
  • Wanssum, The Netherlands

Junior construction worker

What do the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, a high-speed train, an offshore wind foundation and a medical CT scanner have in common?
Exactly! They all consist of bent parts that are produced by Kersten.

Kersten is market leader in the production of bent components and constructions in steel and aluminium. From four locations in the Netherlands, Germany, Poland and the United Arab Emirates, our team of more than 200 motivated specialists works on the most amazing structures every day. 

The combination of various technologies, including engineering, bending technology, various mechanical operations and qualified welding processes enables us to supply a total product to customers in different sectors. Think of the offshore, transport, machine building and architecture sectors; but also of infrastructure and the petrochemical industry. 

Junior construction worker

What you will be doing

We are looking for a junior construction worker who will drill, set and saw curved parts. You will be trained by our coaches.


We offer you an instructive and versatile job with various activities, including:

  • Reading technical drawings
  • Performing various construction activities such as drilling, bending and sawing.
  • Mig/Mag welding (min. level 2)
  • Working safely with lifting equipment including operating overhead cranes.

What we ask 

  • You have had basic training as a construction bench fitter
  • Working in two shifts is not a problem for you
  • Collegiality is a high priority for you, you are flexible and have a no-nonsense mentality
  • You are quality oriented

Education level

Metal basic

What we offer you

  • Good supervision
  • A varied, fun job with an ambitious, international company.
  • An appropriate salary depending on your education and experience.
  • Excellent benefits.
  • Informal working atmosphere and a nice team.
Apply now

Do you recognise yourself in the above profile and are you excited about this position?


Send your motivation and CV to
You may also call: +31-(0)478-537111. Ask for Tom Broeders.

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