Marquee Crew / Riggers

Marquee Events, based in Normanton, Wakefield, is an established marquee and furniture hire provider in the North of England.

We are looking for both experienced and new riggers to join the team starting spring 2019. We have seasonal and full time contracts available for the right candidates, whether you’re looking for 6 months work or a new career, Marquee Events has opportunities available for you….

You should be comfortable with and good at manual labour, hard-working and be ready to use your initiative. Flexibility is also key in the demanding and unpredictable world of events. Long hours will be required on some days as will occasional weekend work.

In return you will get to see some fantastic locations and great rates of pay

Key Responsibilities:·

  • Efficient and safe erection and take-down of marquees and furniture·

  • Ensuring all jobs are finished to the highest quality

  • Keeping to tight time deadlines

  • Safe loading and unloading of equipment to the correct areas on site and at base·

  • Driving vehicles to site safely and promptly·

  • Following the instruction of the Foreman, with the ability and confidence to undertake tasks alone if required·

  • Appropriate use of and respectful towards all tools and equipment·

  • Careful consideration of the marquee as a whole and use of foresight throughout the job·

  • Ensuring the marquee and furniture are clean and tidy and that a final check is always carried out on site before leaving.

Essential Qualities, Experience & Qualifications: ·

  • Ability to apply yourself safely and efficiently in a practical and physical job·

  • Understanding the need to work together as a team·

  • Self-motivated and motivating to others·

  • Respectful of team members and customers·

  • Attention to detail and a desire to take pride in the job·

  • Flexible and willing to make last-minute changes on site.·

Full, Clean UK Driving license is preferential 

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £18,000.00 to £20,000.00 /year