Working as part of the Operations team at VU, you will assist with elements of the day to day running of the building, events, maintenance and various projects.

Main Responsibilities
General Maintenance of the venue – This includes working with the maintenance job sheet and reporting back to the Ops team
Conducting recorded weekly / monthly maintenance checks
Waste Management – including keeping the areas where the Eurobins are stored clean and clear
Taking deliveries of wet and dry stock
Assisting with Stock Management including carrying out daily line checks
Stagehand tasks including stage building and movement of the PA
Assist with general venue set up prior to events
Opening and closing of the venue – this may include overseeing load ins / outs on show days
Working on the floor and the bars during events
Ensuring First Aid Kits are fully stocked

Person specifications
Organised, self-motivated, with a high level of initiative and the ability to work across a range of tasks simultaneously
Good organisational, administration and communication skills
Accurate with a good eye for detail

Training provided
Manual Handling
H&S at work (slips trips and falls)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Full time (42.5 hours/week – Hours will vary and you will be required to work a mixture of both day shifts and night shifts and weekdays and weekends.)
Permanent contract
Salary: £24,000
Start date: ASAP

Candidates who currently have a valid work permit allowing them to work in the UK for the duration of this contract are welcome to apply. Unfortunately, we are unable to consider applications for this role which would require us to obtain a certificate of sponsorship or permit to work in the UK.

Benefits
Free entry to our events (VU & EartH – depending on availability) + discounts at both VU’s and EartH’s bars. Participation in all company meetings.

About Village Underground
Village Underground is a multidisciplinary venue presenting live concerts and electronic music events alongside theatre, performing arts and visual arts. Each year, VU has an attendance of over 150,000 people, stages more than 500 performances and works with more than 1500 artists.
The venue plays host to commercial events, the revenue of which is put back into the artistic and education programmes.

 

Please email jobs@villageunderground.co.uk with your cv and cover letter.