SIGN MAKER AND INSTALLER

Signs First
Job Description
Are you highly motivated, detail-oriented, and creative? Are you up for a challenge, eager to learn, and looking to join an established and fast-growing company?
 
If so, we’re looking for talented and inspired candidates who are focused on teamwork, task completion, and customer satisfaction. If you are looking for a rewarding career, not just another job, then come join our team as an entry level Sign Maker!
 
Your role working within the sign shop is primarily on the installation and assistance within the production area. In the installation area, you will be responsible for all aspects of the physical installation of signs, from computer cut vinyl, wide format full-color printouts, vehicle graphics, and installation of a variety of signs and graphics.
 
The ideal candidate is a creative, self-motivated team player who can work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and who is determined to put their signature on every project. The candidate should have a working knowledge of hand and power tool applications. The individual will be required to work on ladders to complete projects.
 

Responsibilities:

 
  • Ability to work in an unsupervised atmosphere and make decisions on type of fasteners required to install job per specifications.
  • Lead and perform inside and outside installations with a willingness to work in elevated situations to complete installations.
  • A focus on safety at off sight jobs.
 
        •   Maintains accurate electronic and paper record
 
  • Follows a layout to place computer-generated vinyl or full color graphic images on a per- determined substrate or medium
  • Prepares substrates for application
 
  • Performs finishing operations such as laminating, encapsulating, and/or mounting of printed pieces
  • Helps perform inside and outside installations (digging holes, wall mounted letters, construction signs, parking signs, etc.)
  • Helps unload raw materials and cleans and maintains storage areas.
 
       •   Maintains production rate consistency and meets or exceeds established minimum rates per hour
 
       •   Works on different projects simultaneously
 

Qualifications:

 
         •     Previous experience as a sign maker or sign-related activities but not required.
 
        •     High School Diploma or GED
 
        •    A working knowledge of hand tools and power tools required to complete installations
           
  •  Knowledge of Sign Production Equipment (Vinyl Plotter, Large Format Printers, and Lamination Machine) a plus but not required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
 
  • Basic math skills, utilization of measuring devices to complete site surveys (adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing whole numbers and fractions and converting fractions to decimals and vice versa.
  • Able to work well under pressure to output high volume, high-quality work
 
        •   Able to lift 50 or more pounds
 
  • Must have the flexibility to lean over a waist-high table and use back forth hand motions to apply vinyl letters and graphics to a substrate.
Please email resume to Kierston Wright, kierston@signsfirst.com
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