Jobs at 4D Drive In Movies, 2017

Halloween 1

Event: Halloween Scare Team - Edinburgh
Date: 27 - 29 Oct 2017
Location: Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh
Type of Event: Local event

Date/time required on site: By 1pm on Friday 27 Oct 2017
Required on site until: 10:30pm on Sunday 29 Oct 2017
Access: Car parking available for staff. Please car share where possible.
Shifts required: Must be available ALL 3 days for 2 shows a day

Shifts patterns: Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Roles available: Steward

Do you love Halloween and dressing up? Are you in touch with your inner zombie? Do you want to earn some cash for Halloween? Festaff are looking for good people to be part of our “scare teams” at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh, from 27–29 October 2017.

NB. These are paid roles, £7.50 PER HOUR 30.5 hours (228.75 TOTAL). No deposit is required.

Our friends at 4D Drive In Movies have asked us to enhance their Halloween movie programme with some real life ghosts and monsters to scare their patrons! We need people who are willing to become a ghoul, ghost or monster, embrace the role and take their lead from their supervisory team to create an enjoyable multimedia experience for the paying customer.

We will provide:
* dressing rooms and welfare facilities
* full costumes and make-up
* refreshments and snacks
* full ‘Scare Team’ briefing and rehearsal sheets pre-event
* any/all passes required
* a wage for the 3 days.

You must provide:
* transport to and from the event daily (car parking will be available for staff)
* the ability to work individually without management or as part of a team
* the initiative to take your lead from our appointed supervisors

You are required on site:

Friday 12noon -11.30pm, Saturday 1pm - 10.30pm, Sunday 1pm - 10.30pm

Casper (family show) and Scream (over 18s)

Please arrive sensibly dressed, i.e. trainers/jeans - smart/casual but slightly older clothes - make up etc! Wrap up really warm as we will be working outside at times. We will require your clothing sizes for costumes prior to the event (S, M, L, XL, XXL).

Our meeting point will be Gate 1 (East Gate) of the Royal Highland Centre, EH28 8NB.

Festaff reserves the right to cancel positions up until 24 hours prior to event dependant on 4D Cinemnas requests.

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