Mainfreight Development Programme

Bekijk hier wat onze trainees te zeggen hebben over ons programma!

Ontmoet onze trainees

Je bent zo ver gekomen, dus we kunnen gerust aannemen dat je meer wilt weten over ons Mainfreight Development Programma. De beste manier om erachter te komen of ons traineeship iets voor jou is, is door het van een aantal van onze trainees te horen. Zij hebben immers ooit in jouw schoenen gestaan! Heb je vragen over het programma? Neem contact met ons op via het contactformulier onderaan deze pagina en we nemen zo snel mogelijk contact met je op. We horen graag van je!


I started in our Air & Ocean export team and moved to London the year after to gain experience in sales. This is a big advantage of our traineeship: the possibility of moving within European branches. After that, I went into outside sales at our Rotterdam office, and a few months later I was asked to lead our branch in Paris: a massive challenge with only 2,5 years experience, but an opportunity I wanted to grab with both hands! This shows the largest benefit of our traineeship: the growth opportunities.

- Tom Slabbers,

Branch Manager Air & Ocean Paris


When I started working at Mainfreight, I did not expect the multiple facets that the job of an import operator entails. Working as an import operator in the A&O branch, means I’m responsible for the logistics operations of 40 different customers at the same time. Because each of them are different and the logistics industry is experiencing unprecedented challenges, I have learned a lot in a short time. On top of that I get to learn from so many people. I work with our sales team, customs team, and export teams around the globe in order to improve our customer service. All of this is enabled by Mainfreight’s culture, it supports your growth, allows you to learn from your mistakes and gives you the space to make decisions for customers. It’s a great space to work in as a trainee. 

- Enisa Kajmovic,

Trainee Ocean Freight Rotterdam


After gaining knowledge and experience in 4 different roles, varying from the Warehouse floor, to Transport planning and Sales, I will continue as a Teamleader for Transport. What I love about this traineeship is that you see many different aspects of the business and get to know the operations first, before moving into a leading position. The group of trainees is very close and often meets; not only for training, trainee sessions and team building weekends, but for dinner and drinks as well!

- Lieke Brom,

Team Leader EU West, Transport 's-Heerenberg

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