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South West Marquees are looking for summer staff for the event season in Nunney

Work in our teams all over the west country setting up a wide range of high end bespoke marquees for weddings and events. Travel is paid to and from the work site from our premises. Driving license is helpful but not mandatory. The season is busy so there will be lots of hours for the right candidates.

What are you going to do:

You will be required to be at our premises for 7am on weekdays and we also work 1 day most weekends. The day finishes when the job is complete so can be flexible. You will need to be physically strong as this is manual labour, motivated, hardworking and reliable. We do have varying workloads so can often be flexible if you require time off so long as we can plan in advance. Ideal candidates will be able to commit to starting as soon as the summer break commences and work on until early September, with no more than one weeks holiday during this period. The job is varied and can encompass all parts of the event business. You can really earn good money to help with your finances.

What we offer:

Lots of work available, you can come back every summer with good career progression within the company. Many of our summer staff have returned year after year and even taken up a management role after university. We pay for additional driving licenses for larger vehicles for keen staff.

Our starting pay goes from:

Under 18 £5.50

18-20 £7

21-24 £8

This will be applied as soon as induction training is completed which usually takes 2 weeks depending on how keen you are. Drivers and candidates that are keen to progress will be paid more. We pay weekly.

We also have some on site accomodation.

What we ask:

  • there is no minimum education level
  • experience in manual/outdoors work is helpful
  • Tell us what time period you can commit to
  • Can you travel to and from our yard from your home.
  • Are you reliable, are you good at timekeeping.
  • Do you work well in a busy events environment.


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Extra information

Education Level
Working hours per week
30 - 40
Type of Contract
Summer / Holiday Jobs, Temporary Full Time
Salary indication
£7.00 Per Hour
Responsible for
Setting up marquees
Type of Job
Sport / Adventure, Manufacturing / Industrial
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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