Working at Kooyman

Interested in working at Kooyman?

Kooyman is a dynamic, fast-growing and successful retail organization in the Caribbean with stores in Aruba, Barbados, Bonaire, Curaçao and Sint Maarten. The organization’s main business is retail trade in building materials, hardware and decorative products for contractors as well as consumers. Kooyman also delivers special orders to the professional market.

The company: 

The company was founded in 1939 and employs more than 700 employees. Kooyman is a growing and ambitious organization with lots of opportunities for further growth.Kooyman offers an abundance of career prospects. Those who know how to set about their work are provided with many opportunities at Kooyman. In addition, our focus on continuous learning & development offers training programs, coaching and many opportunities for self-development, always encouraging you to go one step further.

Learning possibilities on the job:

Kooyman is an organization of continuous learning. Continuous training and coaching are the secrets of an enjoyable and stimulating working environment where you work to learn and learn to work as a Kooyman expert. At Kooyman, employees have a proactive way of working and are service and customer-oriented. Each position within Kooyman contributes to the company’s success. Beside the aforementioned, employees working in our stores enjoy learning about the products in the different departments and their possible uses.

Proactiveness is key: 

At Kooyman, we expect a proactive attitude in taking responsibility and actions related to your position and team. This could concern the entire store, a particular product group, a number of shelves or the entire shop-premises. In addition, as a Kooyman employee you should like working in close conjunction with colleagues and are proud of achieved successes.

Customer Service:

Kooyman is well-known for its excellent service. Customers can call on all employees in the store for expert advice. In order to offer the right products, it’s equally important to be familiar with the broad range of products offered by Kooyman as it is to have a well-developed commercial sense.

How to apply:

Do these values align with you and you want to become part of the amazing company that is Kooyman? Then we urge you to fill in the job application form attached to one of our openings below and our Human Resources Department will be get back to as soon as possible.