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Job Description


About Etherlive


Etherlive delivers the technology behind UK and Europe's largest eventsincluding Bestival, British Summer Time (Hyde Park) WOMAD and RHS ChelseaFlower Show. With headquarters in Wiltshire Etherlive deploys servicesthroughout the UK, EMEA and the US.




Role is suitable for contractors, casual workers and freelancers


Role Overview


Engineers are responsible for designing, deploying and supportingcomplex temporary networks relied upon for event critical systems.


Working across the US, UK and EMEA engineers spend time working closelywith customers on sites ranging from large music festivals to private high-profilemeetings.


Location of Work


Engineers are required to work at customer sites as required throughoutthe UK


Working Hours


Working hours need to be flexible based on customer requirements.Typically Etherlive site teams work a 10 hour day during build and breakperiods and 12 hours during live.


Skills and qualities


Desirable experience:


· Dealing with customers


· Some experience in the events industry




· Experience with networking technology to includerouting, wireless, telephony and switching


· Good verbal and written communication skills


· Excellent time-management and organisation


· Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines


· Enthusiasm


· Attention to detail


· Strong problem solving


All candidates should have the following


· Full UK driving licence with less than 6 points andaccess to a vehicle (where vehicle access is not available we will look atalternative transportation where possible)


· Valid UK work visa


· Able to work away from home for extended periods ifnecessary (up to 1 month typically)


· Understanding of unsociable working hours that arenecessary in the events industry


Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Contract


Salary: £180.00 to £300.00 /day

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