Special Event Labourer

Inspired Events + Decor

Location: Pembroke, Ontario
Salary: $19.00-$26.00 per hour
Inspired Events & Decor is an event planning and rental business located in Pembroke. We provide rental of tables, chairs, tents, dance floors, lighting and decor for varying sizes of events.

We are recruiting for Special Event Labourers. These are part-time, seasonal positions working from June 1 to September 1, with an opportunity to extend a position.

We are a small business which means we need people that are willing to wear many hats and perform various duties. You will work closely with the warehouse manager, logistics manager, owner, rentals manager, set-up coordinator and designers working around the clock on events.

This position would include (but not be limited to) the following:

  • General warehouse organization and cleanliness
  • Loading, unloading and moving inventory by hand, dolly, or basic material handling
  • Verifying orders as described on packing slips and delivery notifications
  • Organize and load orders on trucks
  • Safely drive and deliver in vehicles sizing up to 15 feet (bonus, not required)
  • Communicate with the warehouse manager and office team to ensure smooth processes and happy clients
  • Set-up and tear down of event rentals (tables, chairs, tents, lighting, dance floors)
  • Ability or willingness to obtain a forklift operator’s license (this is a bonus and is not required)
You will be the face of our company on deliveries and at special events. We are looking for someone who cares about customer service with a passion for providing exceptional client experiences. This includes a professional appearance, strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication.

Additional qualifications:

  • A self-starter with strong attention to detail
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license
  • A team player with a positive attitude
  • Experience and ability to drive up to a 15-foot truck (bonus, not required)
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Able to interact at a high level of professionalism with clients
  • Ability to safely lift delicate and heavy furniture
  • Thoughtful and resourceful in stressful situations
  • Willing to learn and adapt in a fast-paced environment
  • Must have a reliable source of transportation

This position will be on the road at our scheduled events within the Ottawa Valley and area. You will be required to have availability on weekends within our season (not all weekends are required).

Additional Information
Rates of pay: $19.00-$26.00 per hour based on commitment and experience.

Please send an email to introduce yourself. Send a resume and any details you think we should know. Only shortlisted candidates will be called.

Contact Information
Taylor Gagne, Owner
Inspired Events + Decor
150 Quarry Road,
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 1A5

Email: info@inspireddecor.ca
Website: www.inspireddecor.ca