Full Time Opportunities

Details of our full time roles currently available can be found below. Come and join us and make it a season you wont forget!

Are you looking for your dream job in sports or events? A job that’s completely unique, a real challenge and lot of FUN all at the same time?

Do you have a background in aquatics, water safety/lifeguarding or water sports?

Then you may be the person we’re looking for…..

Event Water Safety Manager

We’re looking for a Event Water Safety Manager to join our small but growing team. You’ll be responsible for leading on a portfolio of your own events over the season, managing everything from staff recruitment and client relations through to on-site delivery and event budgeting.

You’ll be working with some fantastic people from our wider casual staff team and visiting some of the most beautiful parts of the country (even when it’s raining).

Contract Type: Fixed Term (6 months) & Permanent
Start Date: April/May
(exact start date can be flexible and agreed with the successful candidate)
Salary: Circa £25,000 subject to experience (+ bonus)
Closing date: 28/04/2023
Interview start date: Early / Mid April

Please note: We will offer interviews to candidates of interest throughout the application window, and therefore the position may be filled before the closing date listed above. Therefore, if interested, we would encourage applications to be submitted as soon as possible.

Operations Assistant

As an operations assistant you’ll work closely with our event managers, helping with event delivery both in the office and on-site. As well as being an active part of the team on the ground, you’ll be responsible for the planning and logistics of our equipment, primarily boats and rescue equipment. In addition to event work, you’ll spend time working in our commercial division providing safety cover and/or driving boats on film shoots, PR stunts and survey works.

Contract Type: Fixed Term (6 months) & Permanent
Start Date: April/May (however the exact start date can be flexible and agreed with the successful applicant).
Salary: £18,000 – £22,000 depending on experience
Closing date: 24/02/23
Interview start date: Early/Mid March


Event Operations Internship

Our internship programme is an opportunity to learn and develop across all aspects of our business, broadly these areas cover Event Management, Marketing and Operations. As an intern, you’ll gain experience working across mass participation sporting events, PR shoots, TV and film sets and alongside marine engineering and construction-based jobs.

More information can be found on our Summer Internship Programme webpage.


Event Staff (Casual)

Not looking for a full-time role? We’re also looking to expand our team of casual (weekend) event staff – making up our water safety teams at events throughout the UK.

Find out more on our 2023 Event Recruitment page.


” Very few people are able to say that they work a job with such freedom with such a broad range of experiences and learning opportunities, effectively having an adventure holiday as employment! “

Previous Employee

Swim Safety