9 months ago
Flair Event Staffing and Management are seeking to recruit a summer season event crew to tour the UK with an extreme adventures event brand, on a 6 month fixed term contract from April to September inclusive. Read on for details!
About Extreme Adventures:
They are a company that specializes in mobile adrenaline activities with a difference. They bring the excitement and the event to you. All their activities are not only novel but unique and bring a real challenge to the participant or 'adventurer' as they refer to them.
The team has vast experience of adventure activities with over twenty years in the French Alps. They now bring that experience to developing activities with a difference and a memory that lasts long after the event.
The company ethos is the Latin phrase "Carpe Diem" which comes from a Latin poem by Horace. In English it means seize the day or just do it.
What are We Looking For?
We are recruiting for a 6 month fixed term contract, the successful candidates will have a strong history in either events or an outdoor adventure setting. Our client is seeking 2 events staff who will travel the country and run events from a zip wire to a climbing wall, tasks will require you to liais with the customer, set up the event and run it safely and securely whilst still ensuring the client and guests have a brilliant day.
Activity Manager: To look after the busy 'activity area at each venue across the country. This can involve a fair bit of customer service and customer management. This will also involve quite a bit of troubleshooting! The ideal candidate should have the following skills/experience:
Excellent Customer Service & Organisation
Experience Managing small teams of people
The ability to be alert and on the ball! Your eyes and ears need to be everywhere!
Able to work calmly whilst under pressure in a busy environment
Must have held a Driving Licence over 12 months & for insurance purposes also be aged 21 or over.
Need to be based in and around the Crewe area.
At times the work can be physically demanding, can be lots of lifting.
Staff would be expected to stay away for a number of events. (Hotels and food would be paid for)
The majority of work would be at weekends, so would be expected to be available each week Thursday-Sunday (pre-booked Holidays etc will obviously be honored, but would need to know about these from the start of employment)
The ideal candidate for this role will have previous experience in staffing or event management/operations roles. Need to be quick thinking, physically fit, enjoy working outdoors and happy to spend all day managing a zip wire/climbing wall or other activities! This will suit anyone looking to gain 'live event experience to enhance their CV or future prospects within the events industry.
The Flair Ethos:
We believe that a happy team is the best team! We are looking for event staff for this 6 month contract who put people first, and work well in a busy environment! You will be responsibilities on event days for the running of this equipment, all training will be given in the office prior to going out on events.
Paid per month based on working 16 days per month. A salary of 1100 paid on the 10th of each month.
Like all the above? They please apply with your CV and covering letter here.