Working as a tent builder

Working as a Tent Builder

We build structures at some of the UK’s most prestigious events including Royal Ascot and the British Grand Prix and we are expanding our assembly teams as our business continues to grow. Are you ready to work in a small team? Travelling through the United Kingdom and Europe to build tents and semi-permanent buildings? Will you strengthen our team? We are looking for tent builders in Northampton, Nottingham, Sheffield, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Coventry.

Trainee Tent Builder

Location: Northampton and surround area, Nottingham, Sheffield, Leeds, London, Milton Keynes

  • Entry-level position
  • Training from Neptunus
  • Excellent opportunities for progression


Tent Builder

Location: Northampton and surround area, Nottingham, Sheffield, Leeds, London, Milton Keynes

  • Technically proficient and with experience of building temporary structures or working in a similar environment.
  • An enthusiastic person with a technical flair.
  • Excellent opportunities for progression.


Why choose Neptunus?

Neptunus is a well-established family-owned company. At Neptunus, you will be working in a motivated team with a very informal atmosphere. We strive to create a healthy working environment where motivation, professionalism, customer-friendliness, and innovation are key. We see ourselves as one big Neptunus family. That is why we take good care of our employees with:

  • a competitive salary with overtime compensation, daily allowance, and overnight allowance
  • Evaluation of progression and salary is every six months on the 1st of July and 1st of January each year
  • Career progression and opportunity: we encourage our tent builders to grow into 1st tent builder or supervisor. Some of our colleagues grow to become a 1st tent builder within two to three years and a supervisor within four years. After that, there are also opportunities to join the Logistics team as a planner or project manager.
  • Various training courses to improve your skills; fork-lift truck, MEWPs and CSCS cards can be obtained via us.
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Did we get your attention?

We are ready to welcome you. Do you have any questions about these vacancies or about Neptunus? Please contact Pete Lemmen at or +44 1604 593820 or send a what’s app message to +44 7958367187.


Josh (19) - Trainee Builder


“I have been working at Neptunus for one year now. Every project brings new challenges! I like traveling through the UK and enjoy building the amazing structures.”

Adam (22) - Tent Builder

“Working at Neptunus is great. Being part of a close-knit team and working on great events and temporary buildings. Every day is different.”

Pete (32) - Supervisor

“I have been working for Neptunus for almost six years and technically developed myself. I have since grown to supervisor.. Every project is a great challenge for me!”

Daniel (42) - Project Manager

Project Manager Neptunus

“I have been with Neptunus for 18 years. Started as tent builder and now working as Project Manager. Having a good time on the construction site is important and I still see that every day.”

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