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Event Steward Cork, Ireland £9.80 hourly

Event Steward

Location: Cork, Ireland |
Salary: £9.80 hourly |
Posted: 1 Aug 2019 |
Contracted Hours: Part-time |
Employee Status: Casual |
Reference: 190001NR

G4S is the world's leading global, integrated security company specialising in the delivery of security and related services to customers across six continents. We specialise in outsourced business processes and facilities in sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat. We operate in some 120 countries. We have a truly global business with large established market positions in developed markets and outstanding positions in fast growing emerging markets. G4S has a unique global footprint, employing 623,000 people world-wide, and are the largest security solutions provider in the world.

Main Duties:
Reporting to the events Supervisor, working as part of an enthusiastic team to ensure the safety and comfort of all spectators attending the event at which you are on duty. Maintaining a level of professionalism and ensuring that the client requirements and G4S standards are maintained via a high level of supervision.

  • Understand general health and safety responsibilities towards spectators/audience members, other venue staff and yourself
  • Enforce venue/event regulations
  • Carry out pre and post event safety checks
  • Control and direct spectators entering or leaving the venue
  • Secure staff entrances, exits and other key safety points of the venue
  • Check or take tickets on entrance points
  • Enforce venue search policies, whilst following the company’s search procedure
  • Seat patrons if the event is all or partially seated
  • Recognise any unsafe crowd conditions, such as overcrowding, or abnormal crowd movement such as sways and surges which may be experienced at certain events
  • Assist all emergency services, if and when required

Qualifications and Experience

  • NVQ Level 2 underpinning knowledge (e-learning)
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Ability to influence and work with external patrons at the events which they work
  • Experience in a Stewarding role
  • NVQ Level 2 in Spectator Safety
  • Understanding of the Events industry
  • Emergency and Evacuation Training
  • Good knowledge of two way radio systems
  • Event Security PSA Licence
  • Static Security Licence
  • Manual Handling
  • Fire Warden
  • Occupational First Aid
  • SIA Licence
  • 5 year verifiable work history


  • Collaborating & Cooperating
  • Acting professionally
  • Delivering Performance
  • Reliable, conscientious with an eye for detail
  • Enthusiastic and flexible approach
  • Capable of working independently and as part of a team
  • Good customer care skills


  • We achieve this through INNOVATION AND TEAMWORK

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