Festival Staff - Smoked & Uncut Festival - £10 Per Hour.

About the role

Location: The Pig Hotel, Brockenhurst Beaulieu Road, Brockenhurst

Hours: Full Time/Part Time, £10 Per Hour

Festival Summer Staff - Smoked & Uncut Festivals

Important Information: This role is predominately based at Lime Wood Group & Home Grown Hotels Head Office, Lyndhurst, Hampshire. However, all applicants must hold a full UK driving licence and have access to their own vehicle. Travel to/from multiple locations within the South Coast (Somerset, Hampshire & Kent) will be required throughout the contract. Applicants must reside locally to Lyndhurst, Hampshire or have their own nearby accommodation. Overnight stays on festival dates will be provided.

Contract: May 2022 (Anytime) – Late August 2022. 20 hours per week, flexing up to 45 hours per week in June, July & August (Festival Months). Employment with our group outside of these dates can also be negotiated upon successful completion of the contract.

Salary: £10 Per Hour.

About Smoked & Uncut:

Smoked & Uncut is brought to you by the team behind Lime Wood and THE PIG hotels, the South's ultimate staycation destinations. A personal collection of small lifestyle hotels and restaurants where the focus is on authenticity, informal design, simple home-grown food, laid-back warm service, and a genuine commitment to environmental and social responsibility.

Starting off life as a ‘guy and a guitar’ on a Sunday afternoon, Smoked & Uncut has grown over the past 7 years, welcoming 10.5k people in 2019, and directly benefits from the loyal guest followings of the hotels - who make up majority of the festival goers – an engaged and discerning audience who spend well and who celebrate and share the brand values.

About the role:

As Festival Staff you will be supporting our Festival Manager and Assistant Festival Manager with the preparation of the festival functions. This includes set up of all restaurants, food & beverage services, pop up’s, staging and our glamping sites. Some administrative responsibilities will be required, including pre-festival information and follow ups to our guests and suppliers.

Responsibilities included, but not limited to:

  • Hands on approach with the setup of stands and festival equipment, including painting and decorating.
  • Festival Administration – Providing information and support to our guests and suppliers.
  • Manoeuvring of festival equipment, including manual handling of heavy equipment.
  • Working each festival, providing excellent communication with all staff.
  • Focus on providing excellent customer service to our guests prior, during and post festival.
  • Pack down and safe storage all festival equipment.

We are looking for a self-driven, reliable and results orientated team player, who has previous experience within a similar environment, hospitality or music, food-focused events. The ideal candidate would be comfortable dealing with a diverse range of community & business stakeholders and have the flexibility to travel and attend all festivals within our South Coast regions.

Please note: This role is physically demanding. Candidates must have the ability to carry out manual handling responsibilities.

With Smoked & Uncut you can expect something a little different:

  • Numerous retail discounts via our Perkbox Scheme.
  • Discounted room rates and complimentary staff stays across our group.
  • 35% off food & beverage across our group, plus discounted spa -treatments.
  • 28 days holiday rising by 1 day each year for the first 5 years.
  • A commitment to providing craft and accredited training to all staff.

Plus much more…

We hope to hear from you soon.