Set Build Manager (Freelance, project based contract), Boomtown Fair


  • Closes - 2nd February 2018
  • Location Hampshire
  • Part time
  • SalaryPaid (£25k-30k pro rata)
  • ContactRobin Collings


We are looking for a skilled & experienced set build manager to support one of our key set designers and manage the fabrication and on site build and strike of an exciting new build for Boomtown 2018

The role will be to take the project from detailed sketchup design drawings to fabrication and installation. This will include both being a very experienced set carpenter and able to manage a crew and schedule.

You will be leading the fabrication team in the workshop in Bristol and then managing the installation team on site at the festival.

The build will be multi-faceted and of substantial size comprising primarily of rendered and painted timber. You will need a good understanding and experience of:

-       Set carpentry

-       Bespoke (Layher) scaffolding

-       Rigging

-       Large scale and outdoor set builds

-       Sketchup and Vectorworks

You will need to be available to work from our Bristol office and workshop in March, April and May, (days and dates tbc) and on site from mid July to mid August.

This is a short term freelance contract and the rate will be based on experience.

To apply, please send a cover letter and CV by end of play February 2nd

Closing date: 
Friday 2nd February 2018
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