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2 Months summer job, Big hours. Outdoor Event Crew traveling the country

Travelling to outdoor event locations with your crew, building & dropping our event tipis, sailcloth and dome tents on site. Installing and de-rigging furniture, lighting and event gear on site. Safely loading and unloading gear from our vehicles on site and in our warehouse. Creation and maintenance of bespoke furniture and event gear. 

What are you going to do

Get paid to travel the country, keep fit and have fun. Timber & Canvas are hiring for summer crew members, with winter work available for standout team members.


We are Timber & Canvas, a nationwide tent and event hire company based in Manchester. We are on the hunt for enthusiastic crew members for our 2019 season.

Your job will be to travel to beautiful outdoor locations to install tents and event gear for weddings and parties, along with your tight-knit crew. We are looking for people with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, who thrive on hard work and the great outdoors.

Many of our crew come from roles in other industries such as the forces, landscape and garden design, stage and lighting crews, all of which have highly transferable skills for our work.

Experience of building tents is not necessary as full training will be given. All that matters is that you can give it your all.

We are looking for crew members for the rest of our summer season, with permanent roles available for stand out team members. Immediate start available for this role.

Hours and Places of Work

  • You will be required to work with your teams locally and further afield, with occasional overnight stays.
  • You will be working on a on-site/off-site cycle to balance off-site and on-site working.
  • Own transport is a must, as you’ll be required to get to and from our base in West Manchester for your leave times.

Essential Skills

  • Physically fit, with good stamina for a day's work.
  • Able to work well in a team.
  • Able to take good direction from your crew leader.
  • A very practical nature, able to think logically about tasks under pressure or to strict deadlines.
  • Valid UK driving license.

Desirable Skills

  • A valid B or B+E driving license is desirable.
  • Good computer skills.


  • £8.50 base rate, increasing with relevant driving qualifications.
  • Opportunity to travel, with occasional ‘working holidays’ outside the UK.
  • Team development activities
  • Career progression opportunities up the chain.

What We Offer

  • Weekly bonus to stand-out crew
  • Big hours for those who want to earn quick
  • Travel the entire country and get paid doing it.

What we ask:

  • At least finished high school
  • At least finished high school
  • Problem solving
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • No experience required
  • No certificate required


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Extra information

Education Level
Secondary School
North West
Working hours per week
Type of Contract
Summer / Holiday Jobs
Salary indication
Between £8.00 and £10.00 Per Hour
Responsible for
Type of Job
Bar Staff / Waiters and Waitresses, Logistics jobs
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

North West | Bar Staff Jobs | Logistics jobs | Warehouse Assistant Jobs | Summer / Holiday Jobs | Secondary School

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