Are You Looking For A New Job In Devon?

Then come and join our Tipi Crew!

2024 is set to be our busiest wedding and event season yet and we are looking for new people to join our friendly team.

We are offering part-time work between April and September.

If you are looking for a job in Devon and if you would like to help us build our tipis in some beautiful places around the West Country then please do have a look at the Job Description below.

We offer competitive rates of pay that are above National Living Wage (subject to skills and experience).

NB. Please do not apply if you are looking for Full-Time or Permanent employment.

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Company Description

Tipi Spaces are the first tipi hire company in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset to supply ivory white wedding tipis. We are a family business based in East Devon with over 40 years combined international experience and expertise in luxury event management, business consultancy and complex project management. We love what we do and are looking to grow our team with other equally enthusiastic people. We pride ourselves on exceeding our customers’ expectations, delivering a service and product of exceptional quality, quickly and safely with high attention to detail. Our team are crucial to our success and valued highly with opportunities offered for training and development in all aspects of our business. If we sound like a company you would like to work for and you are looking for a job in Devon then we would love to hear from you.

Job Description

A strong, well trained, cohesive and cooperative team is vital to our success, so we place high value on loyalty and commitment. Our clients have high expectations and so do we. We pride ourselves on our close attention to detail, delivering an exceptionally high-quality service and product, efficiently and safely. We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic people who take pride in their work to help us deliver some amazing events.

Ideally you will have some experience in marquee or tipi construction, but we welcome applications from anyone who is prepared to work hard outdoors in all weathers, is health and safety conscious, focused and attentive, cooperates well in a team, is willing to learn with a great sense of humour. In return you will have the opportunity to work in a fun, outdoor environment, in some beautiful parts of the West Country and be rewarded with competitive rates of pay according to your skills and experience. We are passionate about personal development and offer opportunities for training and learning new skills in all aspects of our business.

Tipi Hire Service

With over 22 years' planning luxury events, you can be assured that you will receive a service that is unsurpassed. Our mission is always to exceed your expectations; delivering beautiful tipis that will enhance your wedding or event.  Talk to us about your wedding plans or event ideas.  We have been planning weddings and events for a long time and love talking to clients about their wedding ideas.  We are always willing to help give honest advice to help you plan your wedding or event.

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Person Specification

  • A reasonable level of physical fitness and good stamina is required
  • An understanding of the importance of health and safety at work
  • Respect for safe working practices and ownership of their safety and the safety of the whole team
  • An ability to work well in a team
  • An ability to focus on the end goal
  • A good sense of humour
  • A tidy appearance
  • Customer focused
  • Polite and courteous
  • Able to communicate clearly and confidently and challenge with respect
  • A positive and collaborative person
  • A calm and confident demeanour
  • An ability to take ownership of their role and show initiative
  • A willingness to learn
  • Open to continuous improvement
  • An understanding of the difference between efficiency and taking short cuts
  • An interest in personal development
  • Reliable and punctual
  • An ability to listen and take direction
  • An ability to follow processes and procedures
  • Availability to work from April through to October.

Essential skills, qualifications and experience: 

• Enthusiasm and a positive attitude. • Evidence of ability to learn, retain information and follow instruction. • Good communication skills.

Non-essential skills, qualifications and experience: 

• Full, clean UK Driving Licence • Comfortably working at height • Experience in a customer facing role. • Experience in tipi or marquee construction • Work experience in events, construction, factory or warehouse role • Team leadership experience • Experience of having to take responsibility for your personal health and safety and those of your team. • Experience of working to a strict deadline, safely and efficiently. • Customer service experience. • Maths GCSE • Vehicle towing experience

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Tipis Spaces is the trading name of Space Enterprises Ltd

If you are looking for a job in Devon then email Charlotte at hello@tipispaces.co.uk with your CV or call 01884 277306 for more information.  

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