Casual Logistics Operative

August 12, 2014 No Comments

The Company

With three hotels, a conference and exhibition centre and an events production company, Southwater Event Group offers great opportunities to work in the vibrant, fast-moving and ever-changing events and hospitality industry.   Delivering excellent customer service is essential in an industry based on customer experience.  Our clients expect the highest standards of customer service and that is what we deliver.  With no two days ever the same we are looking for motivated people who enjoy a challenge and are passionate about being the best in their field.

The role

We are seeking Casual Logistics Operatives to join our busy production team based at Telford International Centre, Telford. You will work with the team in setting up conference rooms, halls and public areas for client events; this will include the building and breaking down of stages, seating banks and tables and loading and off-loading equipment for events.  You must be able to read function sheets and work to client plans to ensure rooms are set up correctly.  Due to the nature of the industry, you will work a variety of shifts including evenings, nights, weekends and bank holidays.  Flexibility is essential as the role also includes off-site working at other venues.

The candidate

The role will appeal to a highly motivated and organised individuals with a methodical approach to work with the ability to ensure deadlines are met. Previous experience of working in a similar role is essential and preferably hold an IPAF and /or counter balance fork lift truck licence. You must have the ability to physically move heavy equipment and work to client plans. The successful candidate will have a flexible approach to work as this is essential for this position.


If you believe you have the skills and experience to match the job profile we’d love to hear from you.
To apply, please download an application form available on the home page of the Careers section and return it to:  A full copy of the job description can be obtained by contacting the HR department on 01952 281592