CURRENT VACANCIES (Traffic Line Advisor & Operations Intern) 

Job title: Traffic Line Advisor
Organisation: Xtra Mile Events
Salary: £7.85 per hour
Location: Hale Barns, Altrincham
Closing date: 18/08/2017
Interview dates:
Contract type: Fixed Term (Part time)

Description:
Want to join the team that brought you the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon? We’re recruiting a short term positions from Monday 11th September until Monday 16th October for the Manchester Half Marathon. The roles will be answering queries and calls on our traffic information line, along with other administration duties as required for the event.
You will be working at our offices in Hale Barns Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am and 5pm. You will be given training and will need to be available to work on the weekend of the half marathon (October 14th & 15th).
If you’re interested in finding out more, please send in your CV to info@xtramileevents.com with the subject Traffic Line.

How to apply:
Please send in your CV to info@xtramileevents.com  with the subject Traffic Line.
We will be in touch once we have reviewed the position.

 

Job title: Operations Intern
Organisation: Xtra Mile Events
Salary: £7.85
Location: Hale Barns, Altrincham
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Short Term Contract initially - 1/2 days per week until mid October (may be potential to extend but not guaranteed)

Description:
This role is a perfect combination of on-site physical necessities & requirements to build and deliver a mass participation sporting event, alongside the office based research/paperwork skills needed for it's design & planning. As such you will assist the Operations Team with the preparation work required in the lead up to events in order to ensure that they are planned and organised to the level of detail and quality needed in order to facilitate a smooth and efficiently run event on the day. You will also assist with the set up/breakdown and operational delivery of our events to ensure that the events are delivered to a high specification, therefore continuing to uphold our reputation in the marketplace.

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How to apply:
Please send your CV and a covering letter to sarah.b@xtramileevents.com
Please state what date you will be available to start in your covering letter. 

 

EVENT CREW

To enable Xtra Mile Events to run safely, smoothly and professionally we require the regular assistance of a dedicated event crew which is responsible for marshalling, meeting and greeting, race results, catering and goody bag distribution.

Our main job is to ensure that people have fun at our events so a sense of humour and reliability is a must!

We are always on the look out for enthusiastic, energetic people who would like to be part of the Xtra Mile Events team.

  • Are you interested in being an part of a exciting, dynamic team of multi-sport enthusiasts?
  • Are you interested in learning how to stage high quality, successful sports events?
  • Are you interested in gaining sports event management experience?

If you are interested in supporting the running of one of our events in Manchester, Cheshire, Leeds or Derbyshire then please contact info@xtramileevents.com.

 

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for reliable and active individuals who are passionate about sport and have an interest in gaining the skills needed to pull off a successful event. Anyone will tell you that events are not glamorous; we want crew who are not afraid to get their hands dirty, who thrive on learning new things, who are great with people, like to have a laugh but are hard working at the same time and want to see the events be a success as much as we do!

Do I need qualifications?

We would love to hear from people with or in the process of getting sport or event management related qualifications, but mostly we want the right people, so don't let that shy you away from applying.
If you want to join Xtra Mile Events and have a passion for sport we want to hear from you!

Send an email  with an attached cv suggesting why we should pick you.

MARSHALS

To enable Xtra Mile Events to run safely, smoothly and professionally we require the regular assistance of a dedicated event crew which is responsible for marshalling, meeting and greeting, race results, catering and goody bag distribution.

Our main job is to ensure that people have fun at our events so a sense of humour and reliability is a must!

In return we will look after you, our greatest asset, by providing expenses, an event t-shirt and the chance to be part of an exciting, growing company.

If you are interested in supporting the running of one of our events in Manchester, Cheshire, Leeds or Derbyshire then please contact info@xtramileevents.com.