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Visual Architects is a Manchester based business specialising in event production. From décor to special effects to event production. Visual architects has gone from strength to strength to become one of the biggest UK décor and prop installation companies. Due to the growth we are looking for positive, dedicated and motivated people with a good understanding of the events industry to join our team.

We are looking for installers – riggers who have experience in the events production industry. Capable of helping us deliver outstanding quality products and customer service on a weekly basis. With a wide range of products and services made and hired out from our Headquarters in Stockport, you will experience the fast pace and exciting nature of events production. We are one of the leading companies in this field providing services for small club events to massive festivals.

The correct candidates will have knowledge and understanding of event production. As a truly unique business in its nature we are looking for candidates with an eye for detail, passion and a lot of creativity.


Job Role :

Rigging decor, props and installations in varying venues and festivals

Working at height with ladders to rig what can sometimes be heavy and obscure items.

Following clear, pre determined set up instructions as part of a team to bring to life clients visions and expectations.

Must be pro-active and have a willingness and desire to be creative


Skills & Experience:

High personal and professional standards, well organized and punctual and an excellent eye for details.

Able to manage your own time and work with other team members to ensure the timely completion of required tasks.

Must be able to work to a production plan and keep to deadlines.

Have experience in manual labor duties, including heavy lifting, carrying and moving all types of equipment.

Must be able to work flexible, unsociable hours.


Personal Attributes:

The successful candidate must be

Confident, Personable and Driven

Must be fit, healthy and presentable.

Work well under pressure

Have a good sense of humour

Enjoy working with people and sharing ideas

Be organised, self motivated, pro active and reliable

Additional training will be provided where necessary, but experience and qualifications in rigging, IPAF, set build, draping, lighting and special fx would be preferable.

Flexible hours.


This type of opportunity is welcome to anyone who feel they meet the specifications and will, in particular, suit freelance technicians who are looking to fill days in their work month in between current commitments. Our office and warehouse is based in Stockport but we welcome applicants from all around the UK.

Please send a CV and cover letter to the email address below, telling us a little bit about yourself and your work. Feel free to include examples and/or links to work done


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