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Security Team Member




Rate: £8.91 per hour.

Hours: Shift patterns cover the entire Fringe Period in August, with weekly hours falling on average between 40 and 48 hours per individual


More than just a summer job…


Festival jobs with Edinburgh University Students' Association mean not only being a part of the world’s largest arts festival, but also offer an unforgettable and unique working experience!


If you join us we can promise you great training and potential term time job opportunities, plus a range of discounts on products and services in our catering and retail outlets. We also pride ourselves in offering a fun, diverse and exciting working environment.



The Role:

Security Team Members will provide the main welcome to all members and customers, whilst monitoring and maintaining security of the premises in order to enable the safe and smooth running of events. Working with all other departments you will ensure customer needs are met whilst on premises.


You will be responsible for controlling entry to our premises, preventing and deterring unlawful or anti-social conduct and ensuring that our premises remain a safe and friendly environment.



The Person:

We are looking for a customer focused, committed person with a consistently professional approach to all their duties and attention to detail. A person who prides themselves on their high levels of customer service and commitment to staff and customer safety.  Building and maintaining good working relationships with colleagues and customers is essential.


Due to proximity of Festival starting we are unable to guarantee training and certificates for SIA will be completed in time therefore all candidates are required to show proof of SIA license prior to role commencing.


You must be available to work from mid July to early September. There may be an opportunity for roles to start earlier than stated. This will be discussed further at recruitment events.


For more information, please download the Job Description & Person Specification