2021 Has without a doubt been a year unlike any other for DC Site Services and the event and festival industry as a whole. Ordinarily a festival season would follow months of careful planning, scheduling, and preparation for the undertaking ahead. Due to the ambiguity the events industry collectively faced this Spring while waiting for confirmation of what could safely take place, this forced many events and festivals to cancel in the early part of the year due to a lack of government backed ins read more...
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We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone for submitting your pictures for the end of summer photo competition. There was a fantastic response and some really great submissions, so it was no easy decision to pick just one! However, our favourite of all thirty-seven entries was this very artistic photo from Leti Ryder!
Congratulations Leti, an Amazon voucher is on its way to you! read more...
We are deeply saddened by the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, who devoted her remarkable life to public service. Her Majesty was a historic leader of immense stature and will be mourned by many and sorely missed. Our deepest condolences to the Royal Family. read more...
We’d like to wish everyone working at Electric Picnic, Concourse of Elegance, Let’s Rock Kent, Beautiful People, BBC Gardener’s World, and to those finishing at the Big Feastival good luck this weekend.
And with such a busy weekend ahead, what better an opportunity to snap the perfect pic to enter our end of summer photo competition! Click here for details of how to enter.
It’s been a big season and a massive effort from all our crew, so thank you. read more...
This weekend is the peak of the festival season, something we would like to celebrate with a photo competition! The last photo competition was held in February this year, looking back at 2021. Now, with another season under our belts and as we reach this busy weekend, we’d like to see who has the best (and work-safe!) pics of the season. The winner will receive an Amazon gift voucher.
Guidelines for submissions are as follows….
Please submit good-quality photos (no thumbs half covering t read more...
DC Site Services is returning to Elrow Town once again, this time located at Parsloes Park, Dagenham to provide waste management and litter picking services. Elrow Town is known for its shenanigans, confetti cannons and inflatables, not to mention some of house music’s finest DJs!
If you’d like to be a part of the madness, we have a few remaining positions left and there’s still time to apply.
Dates: Saturday 20th – Tuesday 23rd August
Locatrion: Parsloes Park, Dagenham, RM9 5SA
Pay: £10 ph read more...
We are looking to fill our last few spots on Beautiful People (3rd – 6th September) at Olympic Park, London. Beautiful People replaces Southport Weekender as the new brand name of the UK’s longest running dance and urban music festival (est. 1987). Performers include Arrested Development Live, Evelyn ‘Champagne’ King Live, David Rodigan, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Dave Lee Zr, DJ Spen B2B Teddy Douglas, Artful Dodger and DJ Spoony.
Job Role: Litter Picking
Location: Olympic Park, London, E20 2ST
Shift le read more...
DC are excited to announce that we have last-minute paid stewarding positions now available at Boomtown. If you missed out on a spot at Boomtown, now is your chance to secure your place on the stewarding team.
We’re looking for campsite stewards to assist with the following:
- Manning fire towers
- Meeting and greeting festival goers
- Advising customers where to camp/set up
- Responding to public requests
- Looking out for any potential hazards that can harm you or others within the camp read more...
Even as we’re sweating through the Summer, we’re looking ahead to Autumn and Oktoberfest!
We’re pleased to be back, providing waste management services to this popular series, with two events taking place at two different locations each weekend over the course of October. We’ll be working at…
Oktoberfest Chelmsford 30th – 3rd
Oktoberfest Plymouth 30th – 3rd
Oktoberfest Guildford 7th – 10th
Oktoberfest Milton Keynes 7th - 10th
Oktoberfest Southend 14th – 17th
Oktoberfest Middlesbrough 14t read more...
With weather warnings hitting the headlines today, we want to share our tips for staying safe while working at festivals and events.
Stay hydrated! Drink plenty of water; the NHS recommends drinking 1.2 litres of water per day (six to eight glasses), but this increases when the temperature does.
Avoid dehydrating liquids such as alcohol, coffee, tea, and caffeinated soft drinks (sorry to any caffeine addicts out there!)
Wear protective loose clothing. We all know what the British public are read more...
We’re still recruiting for litter pickers/waste management crew for the following:
- Let’s Rock Southampton (8th – 10th July) @ Southampton Common, SO15 7NN
- PennFest (22nd – 26th July) @ The Big Park, Penn, Bucks, HP7 0PL
- Rushford Park Endurance - Ride 2 (30th & 31st July) @ Rushford Estate, Thetford, IP24 2SF
- MADE Festival (30th July – 2nd August) @ Wolverhampton Racecourse, WV6 0PE
- Rushford Park Endurance Ride 3 (20th & 21st August) @ Rushford Estate, Thetford, IP24 2SF read more...