Safety equipment: work safely with Zenjob

For some of our jobs, you need specific safety equipment to protect you from accidents at the workplace. You can only do such jobs if you have the necessary equipment. Find out how you can get it for free.

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How to get our safety equipment

In order to receive our free safety equipment, you must first apply for a job that requires it. Once you have received your booking confirmation, you can get the equipment for free. How you do this depends on how much time you have before your shift starts.

In 4 days or moreWithin 3 days

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Your job begins within 3 days

If your shift begins in less than 3 days, you have to buy the safety equipment yourself. We will reimburse you for your purchase afterwards.

  • 1

    Buy the equipment at a hardware store. Make sure it meets all requirements (e.g., safety shoes must meet the S3 norm).

  • 2

    Upload your receipt. Please note our conditions for full reimbursement.

    Upload receipt

  • 3

    We will update your profile to show you more jobs requiring safety equipment in your app.

  • 4

    You’ll be reimbursed with the payment of your outstanding wages by the middle of the following month.

Conditions for reimbursement

  • We will reimburse the following amounts for safety equipment bought at a hardware store or specialist shop:

    • Safety shoes: up to €30
    • Protective gloves: up to €2.
    • Reflective vest: up to €4
    • Hard hat: up to €9
  • You will be reimbursed for:
    • Hardware store receipts
    • Thermal paper receipts
    You will NOT be reimbursed for:
    • Amazon bills
    • Bills from online shops
    • Delivery notes

Your job begins in 4 days or more

If your shift begins in 4 business days or more, you can order the safety equipment for free in our online shop.

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    Once you’ve been booked for a job, we’ll email you a personalised link to give you access to our online shop.

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    Please enter your address in our online shop and double-check that it’s correct.

  • 3

    For safety shoes: our shoes usually run large. Take a look at our size chart to find out your correct shoe size.

  • 4

    Once we’ve processed your order, you’ll receive a confirmation with a tracking link. Your equipment should arrive within 4 business days.

  • 5

    We will update your profile to show you more jobs requiring safety equipment in your app.


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