Events Rigger

Events Rigger

£10.00 per hour, 30 hours per week + overtime

Various locations around UK

Gin Festival is a forward thinking and rapidly growing events and e-commerce company. We are fast moving growing company offering an exciting new position within our events team.

If you are looking for a challenging role that works closely with all the staff team within the company and ready for a busy and buzzing work environment this is the job for you.

Main roles and responsibilities:

  • Travel to venue and set up the event including building bars, stages and pop up shops

  • At the end of the event manage breakdown and ensure all equipment is loaded in a safe, secure and timely manner ensuring the venue is left in a clean and tidy manner

  • Responsibility for the stock, refuse and recycling during the first session of each event

  • Loading and unloading of wagons in a safe responsible manner

  • Ability to lift and manual handle heavy items in line with HSA Act

  • Flexibility with regards to travelling around the UK most weekends

Skills, experience and qualification:

  • Full clean driving licence is essential

  • Previous bar experience desirable

  • Experience of loading/unloading wagons in a safe manner

  • Experience of setting up/production of events

  • Previous warehouse type work desireable

  • Able to erect equipment, bars, stages, technical equipment

This position requires working away from home and weekend work.  All transport and accommodation costs covered along with expenses per day.