Your career development

A warm welcome and a soft landing await you when you start working for Royal Swinkels. During your time with us, we will help you flourish in each role you fulfil. Not just today, but also with an eye on the future. Because when our people excel and grow, so does our company.

Swinkels academy

Get more out of yourself

Whichever part of our company you work in, we will together ensure that you keep growing, and develop your personal and professional skills. Your learning will take place not only while working with your colleagues, but also through the training and educational courses offered by our own Swinkels Academy.

Every day, our managers are on a learning journey too. During the Swinkels Leadership Program, they learn more about inspiring leadership within Swinkels, and how they can become the best possible leader of their team.

Sustainable employability

Supporting a whole range of skills

Our people drive the success of our company. To enable them to get the most out of themselves throughout their careers, we invest in their mental and physical well-being. For example, we offer a lifestyle program in collaboration with Dutch football club PSV, and the possibility to use our on-site gym or join our retirement program.

Young Swinkels

Start and grow your career here

If you join Royal Swinkels while under the age of 36, you get the opportunity to join the Young Swinkels community. This community stands for social and professional well-being, and aims to actively connect colleagues. It provides you with tools for growth through informal interactions with your peers, personal and professional development activities, and a focus on well-being. Young Swinkels goes beyond everyday tasks and activities, helping young talent lay the foundation for their future careers.

Internships and training programs


“I started as an operator and now proudly train our buddies in onboarding new colleagues.”

Joël Hooglied, Mentor