Field and Lawn
Bristol, UK
20 May 2019
27 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
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.

Field and Lawn are now recruiting for Marquee Crew Boss with a minimum of 5 years' experience in Clearspan Structures who are willing to develop their knowledge and learn new skills. This is a unique role within the industry and 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.

During the summer months we provide our event marquee structures for a wide range of uses such as: music and food festivals, International sporting events, exhibitions and corporate hospitality. We have also partnered up with a leading European manufacturer to supply and install custom made permanent and semi-permanent warehousing structures throughout the UK at all times of the year.

A growing element of our business in recent years has been through providing and installing Christmas lighting schemes during the months of October, November and January. Some of the areas we work in are London's Oxford Street and Bond Street, Reading, Kingston, Oxford and many towns and cities throughout the UK. Outside of the Christmas period we are actively involved in installing decorative flags (City Dressing) into many well know streets around London to compliment the areas during the summer period. In 2018 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 want people who are looking for a long standing and rewarding career, with the opportunities to progress through the business.

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, site 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 ranging £30K - £40K but will be discussed on an individual basis, depending on your skill set.

Candidates would be required to operate out of our Bristol branch. 6/8 Clothier Road, Bristol, BS4 5PS.

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 are an equal opportunities employer.

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