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Operations Supervisor

Operations Supervisor – Full Time

Permanent – 40 hours per week including evening and weekend work
(opportunity to earn up to £37,000 with overtime)


  • Ensure the high-quality delivery of operational objectives and managing events in consultation with line management
  • Effectively manage and motivate staff to meet operational expectations
  • Manage operational staff to ensure all tasks are carried out in a safe and efficient manner
  • Liaise with agreed clients to manage and deliver operational expectations
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures relating to the role including laws and regulatory influences
  • Demonstrate professionalism at all times upholding the reputation of Practical Event Solutions
  • Liaise effectively and appropriately with a wide range of stakeholders, including written communication

Skills & Experience required:

  • Currently hold a valid SIA Door Supervisor licence
  • Experience in Event Security and Crowd Management
  • Experience in operational supervision/management within the Security, Crowd Management or Event industry
  • Experience supervising/managing teams
  • Excellent customer service and professional communication skills at all levels
  • A full driving licence is essential for this role
  • Competency and experience in translating client requirements into a security operation
  • Proven experience in prioritising workload, meeting deadlines and working under pressure
  • Computer literate and competency using Microsoft Office desirable

What we offer:

  • A Basic Salary of £26,000 plus opportunity for additional overtime
  • 28 days annual leave including Bank Holidays
  • Company-contributed pension scheme
  • Professional development training as required

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Junior Operations Assistant

Junior Operations Assistant – Events and Festivals

Are you looking for a career in Crowd Management and Security?
Do you want to work at some of the biggest festivals and events across the UK, such as Neighbourhood, Parklife, Creamfields, Nocturne, Junction 2 and Sundown to name a few?

This is your opportunity to become part of an ever-growing event security and crowd management company.

£15,580 – £21,675 (Based on experience)
SIA License required! (Door supervisor minimum)


  • Understanding of Customer Service
  • Computer Literate – Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Attention to Detail and Presentable
  • A commitment to continued personal development / training
  • Committed to working weekends to meet operational demands


  • Good understanding in the use of social media
  • Attended further education
  • SIA Door Supervisors License
  • Experience within security / crowd management

Funded Industry Training Provided::

  • SIA Door Supervision Course and License
  • Crowd Safety Management Qualification
  • Management Qualification
  • IOSH – Managing Safely


  • 28 days Holiday (Inc Bank Holidays)
  • Pension
  • Laptop & Mobile Phone
  • Uniform

This position provides a designated career path leading to become part of the management team and running your own events.
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Door Supervisor / Event Steward

Do you have an SIA Licence or looking to become an Event Steward?

We offer the opportunity for you to earn between £5,000 – £8,000 attending various festivals and events across the summer season, with transport, meals and uniform provided. You will be working as part of our experienced and dedicated team.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, we would like to hear from you…

Salary: SIA from £12.88 to £15.00 per hour (Based on experience)
Salary: Steward £11.68 per hour (Based on experience)

We are hiring SIA licenced Events Security Operatives and Event Stewards to join our Festival / Events Crowd Management team working at some the UK’s premium Festivals and Events including:

Neighbourhood, Parklife, Creamfields, Tramlines, Nocturne, Junction 2 and Sundown to name a few

It is a great opportunity to gain or expand your experience of the Festival / Events industry with our ever-growing team. We believe in developing our team and provide career progression opportunities for the right candidate.

Event Security duties at festivals include:

  • Customer service
  • Searching of customers
  • Patrol teams
  • Stage / Pit security
  • Access control
  • Asset protection

Event Steward Duties at festivals include:

  • Customer service
  • Directional information
  • Various non SIA positions

About you:
We are looking for individuals who currently hold an SIA Licence (DS or CP), who can demonstrate the following:

  • Smart Appearance
  • Good Timekeeping
  • Confident
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Strong Customer Service Skills
  • Hard Working
  • Ability to Remain Calm

Please note you must be able to provide a 5-year checkable work / education history and references on request.

What we offer you:

  • Free meals whilst on shift
  • Free uniform
  • Travel
  • Welfare facilities on site
  • Monthly pay (PAYE)
  • Training opportunities
  • Progression opportunities

If this appeals to you and you would like to become part of our team – please do not hesitate to contact us
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