marquee technician

13:07 Nov 28, 2013
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English term or phrase: marquee technician
This is an occupation mentioned in a birth certificate. Can someone clarify to me what exactly this occupation means?
Maria Dimitrova
Local time: 05:17

Summary of answers provided
5a technician of exceptional skill and popularity
Summary of reference entries provided
have you tried Googling it?
Carol Gullidge



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a technician of exceptional skill and popularity

marquee is used for someone with exceptional skill, talent or popularity.

Example sentence(s):
  • The team is hoping to sign a marquee player.
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Reference comments

10 mins peer agreement (net): +3
Reference: have you tried Googling it?

Reference information:
basically, it's what it says:

Marquee Technician – Specification
The ideal person will have proven experience working as a Marquee Technician on 3m, 6m, 9m marquee equipment essential and 12m marquee equipment preferred. The position will suit someone that is methodical, accurate and that can work under their own initiative to get a job done. Essential a clean current UK driving license and 7.5 tonn license preferred.

Install/dismantle Marquees
Install/dismantle Marquee Accessories
Equipment Cleaning
Equipment Maintenance
General Yard Work
Vehicle Loading/Unloading
Overseeing equipment storage containers
General Maintenance
Stock Checks
Assisting other team members when appropriate for the benefit of the company.

Carol Gullidge
United Kingdom
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 52

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Sheila Wilson: Searches for the job title combined with "duties" brings up several definitions of the job
17 mins
  -> thanks Sheila! Yes, this came up straight away...
agree  Noni Gilbert: Yes. A marquee could be used for a wedding, for a festival, for a sporting event, for a publicity event.
1 hr
  -> Indeed, thanks Noni! Hope all is well down your way
agree  Clauwolf: I need one for Summer - please provide air conditioning:)
2 hrs
  -> thanks Clauwolf! Sorry I can't oblige!
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