Job Vacancies

Crew Members - 2022

 

Crew £9-12/hr dependent on experience and driving duties

Start date: Feb 2022 onwards

Crew needed for the set-up and take-down of giant tipis and marquees from February 2022 onwards. Part- or full-time hours available; peak season runs May-September with opportunities for regular work throughout the year.  On-the-job training plus specific training days organised pre-peak season.

Because events usually occur at weekends, a typical schedule includes Wednesday/Thursday to set-up and Mon/Tues to take down tipis/marquees, but flexibility is a must.  We operate across scenic Northern England and offer good rates of pay and a supportive team environment.

Desirable:

  • Experience of building tipis/marquees, temporary structures or other building work

  • Practical/DIY skills

  • Ability and willingness to work long hours in all weathers - this is a physically demanding role

  • Ability to listen to and follow instructions and act in a safe and professional manner at all times

  • A good team mentality and work ethic

  • Own transport to commute to Morpeth for early starts/late finishes

  • Good knowledge of H&S in relevant work environment

  • Experience of driving vans/trucks and towing trailers would be a bonus (must be aged 25+)

If you think you have what it takes to be a part of our team, have the right skills and mindset, then we would really like to hear from you.  To apply, and for further information on this exciting opportunity, please email a CV and brief covering letter to enquiries@uniquetentco.co.uk.

Applicants will be notified and asked to attend a zoom or in-person interview.

Crew Chief

Crew Chief: Permanent, full-time/ job share, flexible, seasonal, in the region of £25k pro rata 

Start date: Feb/March 2022

We are seeking a second Crew Chief to share the role and responsibility for leading the crew, managing and maintaining equipment in the warehouse, conducting site visits and liaising with clients on-site. 

 

Essential/Desirable:

  • Experience of building marquees or temporary structures is highly desirable, but we do offer full training for the right individual.

  • Demonstrable practical experience and use of hand tools in relevant areas such as woodwork, electronics (to maintain and fix equipment)

  • A licence to tow a trailer is essential.

  • Supervisory or line management experience  in a team environment is essential. A cheery disposition is an advantage.

  • The flexibility and motivation to work long days and undertake physically demanding work in all weathers.

  • Ability to lead by example to ensure the Crew follow instructions and act in a safe and professional manner at all times and maintain good team morale and work ethic .

  • Excellent communication, a good team mentality and work ethic.

  • Good spatial awareness and problem-solving skills - a cool head when faced with challenging build conditions

  • A desire to work outdoors and use practical skills

 

If you think you have what it takes to be a part of our team, have the right skills and mindset, then we would really like to hear from you.  To apply, and for further information on this exciting opportunity, please send a CV and brief covering letter to enquiries@uniquetentco.co.uk.

To discuss the role, please call Andrew on 0800 133 7907. 

Applicants will be notified and asked to attend a zoom or in-person interview.