the Team

We love what we do and are always keen to hear from talented like minded applicants who share our focus, commitment and passion.




Enlightened are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

At Enlightened we aim to consistently maintain a positive working atmosphere, continuously striving for improvement in everything we do. We strive always to promote and encourage a professional, fun and cheerful outlook with a proactive attitude.

Working together across the company, everyone is equal and treated with courtesy and respect by all. Communication is vital, creating an open, honest and supportive environment. We encourage and help our colleagues be the best they can be. 

Enlightened endeavours to go above and beyond, utilising the resourceful enthusiasm of its employees to give the best customer service experience.

We take personal responsibility for our actions and any consequences. Attention to detail, maintaining focus on our customers’ requirements is the key to success for all.

Overall we are all proud to be a part of a company that operates on integrity and probity, recognising its staff as its most valuable asset. 



Position Summary

Enlightened are offering a student placement scheme, in which a successful applicant will work across all the departments of Enlightened in project management, warehouse work, installation and repairs work.

Enlightened deal with a wide range of clients, from corporate events and awards ceremonies to semi-permanent ice rinks, literature festivals and the Glastonbury music festival – at a wide range of scales, to deliver hires, event production and installations across the South West and beyond, at a very high standard.

With a friendly and close-knit community of staff, that encompasses a breadth of skills and knowledge from all corners of the industry, Enlightened can offer experiences for students with a wide variety of interests, from live events to installation and design and specification. 

For further details, or to apply, please drop us an email  to or call our main office on 01179 727 123

Position Summary

You will be working within Headquarters of Enlightened in Bristol. This role is a key party of the operation, ensuring all equipment is prepared, returned & maintained to the high standards expected by our clients and productions.

Tasks & Responsibilities 

  • Prepare equipment for hire / use / sale.
  • Return & Test equipment post hire / use.
  • Follow warehouse procedure and processes
  • Check incoming deliveries against delivery notes and transfer to storage as required.
  • Toload / unload vehicles as required.
  • Ensure the workplace is a safe environment to work in and address health and safety issues where possible.
  • Assist in the maintenance of equipment to as high a standard as practically possible.
  • Take bookings and enquires (including sales) over the counter from customers
  • Provide technical advice and assistance to customers where required
  • Liaise with the production department on larger production jobs.
  • Prioritise kit leaving and entering the building.
  • Assist with stock control and asset tracking.
  • Provide expert technical advice and assistance to customers.
  • Assist other departments as required (Sales, Installation, Production & Repairs)
  • Maintain excellent product knowledge of items within hire stocks.

About the candidate

  • Excellent planning and time management skills
  • Have a passion for technical entertainment equipment
  • Have a keen eye for detail
  • Is organised & methodical
  • Have good interpersonal skills
  • Display very good customer service skills at all times
  • Have a positive and proactive approach.
  • Aims to exceed expectations

Hours & Location Of Work 

You will work between 40 and 48hr per week. Your primary hours of work will be;

  • 09.00 hrs to 17.30 Monday to Friday
  • 1/2 an hour unpaid lunch break each day.

In addition you will be required to join the Saturday rota, working one Saturday in five / six, 09.30 hrs to 12.00 hrs.

Be part of the out of hours support rota

As an essential member of the Enlightened team you should be willing to undertake all reasonable duties requested or under your own initiative as required by circumstance.

How to Apply

Please submit a CV and covering letter to or call our main office on 01179 727 123


Calling all

We're always busy If you are a freelance; Electrician, Installation Engineer or Production Manager or have expertise as a technician of Lighting, Audio, AV or Rigging we'd love to hear from you.