About us



As a leading provider of total solutions, SSI SCHAEFER is always looking for committed employees who want to shape the future of intralogistics. Our product range is broad. From warehouse racks or mezzanines, dynamic storage and logistics systems with AGVs to complete warehouse management systems.

At SSI SCHAEFER, we always think long-term and beyond the obvious. In a world increasingly dominated by digitisation that asks for maximum flexibility, we create smart solutions and cutting-edge technologies for a state-of-the-art today and an advanced future for tomorrow. Down-to-earth attitude, reliability, spirit of innovation, forward-thinking, and our ambition to be a long-term partner for customers and employees – embody the characteristics that define our corporate DNA.

By putting all of this into a simple, yet significant phrase, it would be „Think Tomorrow.”



Jeroen Aarts; IPMA-C certified projectmanager

This project gives me pleasure because there are new challenges every day. For these challenges, I have to find a solution together with the team to bring the project to a successful conclusion.

Passion for logistics challenges

In a world increasingly driven by digitalization and requiring maximum flexibility, our employees create smart logistics solutions with state-of-the-art technologies. The demand for complex and innovative solutions is increasing. Together we work in an inspiring, innovative and safe working environment in the Netherlands. Our clients are mostly A-brands with the most diverse logistics, technical and IT systems.

Every day, with 10,500 employees in approximately 70 operating companies and 10 factories worldwide, we create smart total solutions with state-of-the-art technologies for the logistics demands of tomorrow. Systems that must be ready for tomorrow's demand! Discover your possibilities here!

  • 1935

    Construction of first transport bins by founder Fritz Schäfer.

  • 1937

    Production of fabricated sheet metal products in our own factory started.

  • 1953

    The milestone. The revolutionary Fix warehouse bin is developed.

  • 1961

    Internationalization: The first foreign subsidiary in Switzerland.

  • 1972

    Innovations: warehouse racks, turnstile bins and high bay warehouses.

  • 2008

    Automation: software expert Salomon Automation is integrated.

  • 2017

    All subsidiaries are merged. Now #1 worldwide.


The application process

  • After your online application, we will contact you within one week.
  • If your background matches one of our vacancies, we will contact you by phone to get to know you briefly. We will discuss the vacancy and the terms of employment so that we both know if this is a good fit.
  • After we have spoken over the phone and both come to the conclusion that the position suits you, we will invite you for a personal introduction.
  • Are you enthusiastic? And are we enthusiastic too, then we offer you a contract.
  • If you do not qualify for the position now, but we think there may be opportunities in the future, we will of course let you know.

Our team

Manon van Steenpaal
Recruitment Consultant
Petra Stok
Corporate Recruiter

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