Application process

Apply at Schiphol Group

Discover the steps involved, from submitting your application to the selection process, and learn more about our commitment to equal opportunities and diversity. We look forward to receiving your application and considering you for exciting career opportunities at Schiphol Group.
Step 1
You will receive a confirmation of your application in your mailbox.
Step 2
The recruiter, together with the department manager, will review your application. If they have any additional questions, they will call you for a brief interview. Keep an eye on your phone.
Step 3
The recruiter will call you to invite you for an introductory interview. This will be a meeting with up to 2 future colleagues from Schiphol Group.
Step 4
Sometimes we schedule an additional interview, for example, to meet other colleagues or for a tour of your new workplace.
Step 5
An assessment may also be used to learn more about your skills, talents, and motivations.
Step 6
Once everyone, especially you, is happy, we will send you an offer with your new employment conditions.

Frequently asked questions

Applying for a job can be quite stressful. The recruiters at Schiphol are here to answer all your questions. For each job vacancy, you can find contact information of your personal recruiter. If you prefer reading, you can check if the answer to your question is listed below.
When will I hear back about my application?
After submitting your application online, you will receive a confirmation in your mailbox. This will let you know that we have received your application. A recruiter will try to contact you within 5 working days regarding the next steps of your application.
How do I prepare for my introductory interview?
Look up the address of the interview location well in advance. How will you ensure that you arrive there 10 minutes before your interview begins? You don't want to be late! Also, prepare some questions. Questions that your new colleagues might ask you. And what will be your answer? But also think about the questions you have about the position, the team, or the organization. You can ask those too! Do you know someone who already works at Schiphol? Give that person a call and ask them how the job interview went.
Whom should I address my motivation to?
You can address your application or cover letter to the recruiter mentioned in the vacancy. The recruiter will ensure that the appropriate manager reviews your application and reads your motivation.
Can I send an unsolicited application to Schiphol Group?
Unfortunately, that is not possible. You can apply for the vacancies available online. There is likely something suitable for you. If not, you can set up a job alert. You will receive a notification in your mailbox when a vacancy matching your interests becomes available.
Who can I ask questions about the job description or the application process?
The recruiter is more than happy to answer all your questions. Feel free to call, email, or message during working hours. You can find the contact details of the recruiter at the bottom of the job description.