Structure & Marquee Event Site Foremen

Applications close:
Monday 31 December, 2018

Locations: Bristol - South England

Field and Lawn Ltd are a national company made up of four divisions: Event Marquee and Structure hire, Christmas lighting, city dressing and Industrial Structures, with bases in Bristol, Manchester, Edinburgh and London.

We provide our structures for a wide range of uses such as: music and food festivals, International sporting events, exhibitions, corporate hospitality and long term storage.

During the months of October, November and January our Christmas lights are installed and removed in London’s Oxford Street and Bond Street, Reading, Kingston, Oxford and many towns and cities throughout the UK.

This is an Event Site Foremen role with a difference, we are committed to developing the right person through training and experience into a competent all-rounder incorporating Christmas Lights and City Dressing into their skill set.

Field and Lawn are now recruiting for Event Site Foremen with a minimum of 5 years’ experience who are willing to develop their skill set and be trained up in electrics and to also deliver our Christmas Lighting contracts. In 2017 we had 16 teams (each team consisting of 2 crew and a mobile cherry picker) operating out of our Bristol depot and working on our lighting projects across the South.

We are looking for people who meet our high expectations to help us continue to deliver the best to our clients. We are looking for candidates to operate out of our Bristol branch. 6/8 Clothier Road, Bristol, BS4 5PS. To be successful in this varied role you will need to be an excellent communicator and a great people manager, capable of getting the most out of your team on site and liaising with clients. In addition we expect you to be fit and energetic, have a willingness to learn and enjoy being part of a team. As a company we are passionate about developing our employees and can offer extensive training and the opportunity to learn new skills. In return we expect you to take pride in what you deliver with customer satisfaction, efficiency and adherence to the company health and safety standards top of your list. 

The following skills/attributes are essential:

  • Minimum of 5 years marquee/structure experience
  • Ability to safely run a marquee/structure site
  • Ability to manage, motivate and lead teams
  • Ability to develop and educate potential trainee foremen
  • Previous experience in working with clearspan frame structures
  • Site Health and Safety
  • Dealing with clients, sub-contractors, management

In return you will get to see some fantastic locations and great rates of pay, yearly bonus and operating expenses. Salaries are extremely competitive but will be discussed on an individual basis, depending on your skill set.

Ideal candidates would also have a full & clean driver’s licence and forklift experience.

Field and Lawn offers its employees a rewarding and worthwhile career all year round, with fantastic opportunities, so why not apply today? Immediate starts available but also willingness to accommodate varying notice periods.

Field & Lawn is an equal opportunities employer.