|Sherpa are the leading supplier of event support staff to the hospitality industry. We are currently recruiting self-disciplined and reliable staff for our upcoming Autumn/ Winter season. We are looking for EVENT CREW, EVENT PORTERS, KITCHEN PORTERS and DRIVERS.
As a Sherpa you will get to work behind the scenes at the most exciting events and venues across London. Previous projects have included: The Rugby World Cup, The Ashes Cricket Series, The Open Golf Championship, BAFTA, Mercury Music Prize, Royal Ascot, Wimbledon Tennis Championships and many more.
If you are looking for variety and flexibility then this is the job for you – You can manage your own schedule through our app where you will be able to update your availability, request shifts and respond to shift invitations. Having friends pays – As part of our friend referral scheme we will also pay you for each friend that you recommend. Do you want to be part of the growing community of Sherpa’s that are setting the standard in event support?
Role: Driver (Event Porter)
Sherpa are currently recruiting self-disciplined and reliable drivers with clean driving licences for our upcoming season. Sherpa Drivers will get to work at some of the most exciting events and venues across the hospitality industry.
As a Driver (Event Porter) you will be responsible for the safe loading and transportation of catering equipment/ food from the clients warehouse to the venue. At the event you will work as an event porter, which typically involves turning around crockery, cutlery and glassware and keeping your station clean and organised. You may also be asked to support chefs and kitchen staff with food preparation tasks.
At the end of the event you will leave the venue in the same/ better condition you arrived in and transport all equipment back to the warehouse and safely and efficiently unload according to the brief specified by the client.
Job Type / Category
We offer flexible work available through autumn/ winter and beyond if you are looking for a more permanent opportunity.
The role will entail some physical work such as the moving and setting up of furniture and catering equipment.
We offer competitive rates of pay, rising with positive feedback up to £13 per hour.
This job will allow you to work in a range of venues from sporting grounds and arenas to independent event spaces for a variety of different clients. You will work alongside a team of great people from across the globe. It will present you with the opportunity of personal and professional development in a fun, varied and interesting industry.
Qualifications/ skills required
- Full Driving Licence
- 18 years or older
- Eligible to work in the UK
- Have experience driving a ≤ 3.5 tonne van
- Good communication skills
- Good organisational skills
- Willingness to adhere to health and safety rules
Experience is not essential to success at Sherpa, we believe a good attitude gets you most of the way and we will teach you the rest. Only successful applicants will be contacted. We look forward to hearing from you.
Sherpa Ltd is an employment business and an Equal Opportunities employer.|