Tipi & Marquee Rigger

Tipi & Marquee Rigger


Report To: Crew Chief                                 

Department: Site with time in warehouse                               

Job Title: Forman

Role Purpose: To erect and dismantle tipi, marquee & glamping under instruction from the Crew Chief

Erection/ Dismantling/ Warehouse: 

  • To erect and dismantle tipi, marquee and glamping under the instruction of the crew chief to MUTA guidelines and manufacturer’s instruction 

  • Unloading & loading equipment 

  • General maintenance of company premises and stock 

  • Working on the workshop making stock or repairing stock 

  • Working on wash pad 

  • To attend team briefings prior to any jobs commencing and debriefing meeting following every dismantle 

  • To ensure all vehicles are loaded at the yard in accordance with the warehouse team instructions 

  • To ensure all vehicles are reloaded on site at the end of every job in accordance with the crew chiefs instructions 

Safe Practices 

  • To ensure personal protective clothing and equipment is used at all times and that company clothing (where issued) is worn on site.

  • To ensure that safe working practices are followed at all times. This is a legal and moral responsibility to himself and all other staff, including subcontractors, and general public on site 


  • To ensure that all personal clothing and that of the site crew is in good repair and clean


  • To sign for and maintain the security and integrity of all company tools by reporting faulty, lost and damaged equipment 

Vehicle Management

  • To ensure all company vehicles are kept clean and tidy at all times 

  • To report any damage to vehicles to the company office immediately

  • Vehicle are to be signed for one allocation and when transferred from one member of staff to another 


  • As a reprehensive of the company an erector is expected to maintain polite and personable appearance and manner at all times 


  • To clock in and out daily 

  • To undertake any reasonable request made by management 

Key Contacts (external and internal)

  • Crew Chief 

  • Warehouse Chief 

  • Operation Manager 

  • Directors 

  • Clients 

 Essential role related knowledge skills, qualification and experience at selection 

  • Good team player 

  • Polite and well presented

  • Common sense approach to tasks in hand 

  • Experience within the temporary structure industry preferable 

  • Woodwork skills 

  • MUTA structure- safe trained

  • First Aid Trained 

  • Forklift driving experience 

  • BE driving Licence 

  • C1, C1E, C Licence 

  • Driving Licence 

This job description is not intended to be exhaustive list of duties to be performed by the employee. This job description may be altered to reflect the business needs of the company. 

Working Hours   

Flexible hours based on Tipi and Marquee hire bookings  Availability to work weekends is an integral part of the job particularly during peak season (April to October) and Bank holidays   

This is not a typical 9-5 job. Early starts and long days are the norm during peak season (April-October.) 

Apply here by sending your CV and covering letter to sam@marqueesandevents.com