Working for Etherlive: Field Engineer

Etherlive customer support engineer

About Etherlive

Etherlive delivers the technology behind UK and Europe’s largest events including Bestival, British Summer Time (Hyde Park) WOMAD and RHS Chelsea Flower Show. With headquarters in Wiltshire Etherlive deploys services throughout the UK, EMEA and the US.


Role is suitable for contractors, casual workers and freelancers

Role Overview

Field engineers provide cable pulling and install assistance at event technology deployments. Working with site leads or engineers field engineers are responsible for ensuring deployments progress to schedule.

Location of Work

Field Engineers are required to work at customer sites as required throughout the UK

Working Hours

Etherlive site leads are expected to work a 12 hour day to include breaks

Skills and qualities

Desirable experience:

  • Dealing with customers
  • Some experience in the events industry


  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Good time-management and organisation
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Enthusiasm
  • Attention to detail

All candidates should have the following

  • Full UK driving licence with less than 6 points and access to a vehicle (where vehicle access is not available we will look at alternative transportation where possible)
  • Valid UK work visa
  • Able to work away from home for extended periods if necessary (up to 1 month typically)
  • Understanding of unsociable working hours that are necessary in the events industry

Job Types

Part-time, Freelance, Temporary, Contract

Application Process

Apply to the casual pool here