General Applications

General Applications

Production Site Crew

We are looking for several skilled production crew for the on site install and strike mid July - mid August. Exact dates tbc.
Successful applicants will:
  • Be experienced festival production / site / build crew / rigging
  • Have your own PPE and basic tools: Rattle gun / cordless drill and 17/19 podger and a multitool will be essential
  • Be confirmable climbing or working in MEWPs
  • Be available to live and work on the festival site for 3 to 4 weeks from mid July 2020
  • Appropriate tickets
  • site electrics desirable but not essential
Link to apply here

Scenic Painters

Boomtown are on the lookout for 'Scenic Painters' to join their various set build teams for 2020!

  • A successful applicant would be required to have comprehensive artistic and scenic skills.
  • They should have a good knowledge of basic scenic painting techniques, layout and paint application skills, and color mixing. Scenic painters' abilities should include the traditional fine arts skills of sketching, rendering, and painting.
  • They must also be well versed in techniques such as marbling, ragging, and wood graining and texturing, and should have a good understanding of art history, period styles, motifs and architecture.
  • They must be able to interpret designers' small-scale ideas, and develop them into full-scale reproductions.
  • They must be able to handle scenic painting materials safely.
  • They should be able to work independently, but also as part of a team, and to deadlines.
  • They comfortable working on a festival site for up to 4 weeks during July/August.
  • The majority of Boomtown's sets are at height, so experience with working at height, and MEWP qualifications are very advantageous.

Link to apply here

We aim to confirm roles by 1st May 2020

Carpenters

Boomtown are on the lookout for 'Set Builders' to join their various set build teams for 2020!

  • A successful applicant would be required to have comprehensive set building skills.
  • They will be able to follow design drawings, and create set as designed.
  • They will be good at problem solving and working as part of a team.
  • The majority of Boomtown's sets are at height, so experience working at height, experience climbing and MEWP qualifications are highly advantageous.
  • They must have their own tools and be comfortable working on a festival site for up to 4 weeks during July/August.

Link to apply here

We aim to confirm roles by 1st May 2020

Site Art & Decor

Boomtown is always interested to see new, exciting, inspiring art on site. If you have something you'd like to share with us please send details via the form. 

Link to apply here

Other General Job Applications

If you'd like to register your interest to work at Boomtown 2020, and the job isn't listed above, please complete our general job application form.

Link to apply here 

Kids Activities

If you'd like to run a kids activity with us in Kidztown, please tell us about it via the application form.

Link to apply here

Art & Performance

Head over to the new Art & Performance page for 2020 opportunities. information will be released soon.

OTHER VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

We have our own amazing family of Boomtown Volunteers that we manage in house - you can find out more about them here.

If you'd like some more information about our external volunteer providers please follow the links below: 

Recycling Volunteers

For more information on joining their Recycling team, please visit their website.

Eco Warriors 

Signing up to be an Eco-Warrior at Boomtown is the best way to be a part of our Green Mission and to join a community of passionate change makers. We are an environmental collective of creative beings, set on making the world a more sustainable place. If you are interested in engaging with your fellow Boomtowners about reducing waste, enjoy meeting other epic people, and want to be part of the team then join the Eco-Warriors.

Eco Warrior applications for 2020 will be opening soon...

2020 Information will come soon!