Sign Installer

Category:Commercial Jobs
Location:York
Contract:Permanent
Salary:£18,000pa
Ref:1509MT150

Description:

The successful candidate will understand the importance of high  quality  customer  service in differentiating us from our competitors, have high standards of work and excellent practical skills. Familiarity of signage and graphic solutions and installation options as well as  vinyl application to a  variety of  substrates would be advantageous (full training will be provided).

You will be enthusiastic, have excellent practical skills, be able to work on own initiative, be flexible and a  good team player, organised and able to deal with clients confidently on site, applicants must have good written and verbal communication skills and fully understand the importance of following health and safety rules. 

Responsible for manufacturing and installing high quality signs for a variety of uses including internal and external signs for business premises, indoor &  outdoor  exhibition displays, window graphics and vehicle graphics as well as custom vinyl printing, label and stickers. As a primary contact for all existing and potential customers provide excellent customer service at all times.

  Key Tasks

·         Manufacture all aspects of signage solutions.

·         Installation of signs & graphics on site internally and externally as required.

·         Any other duties as required by the Managing Director.

 

Based in our busy York office, working 40 hours per week (09:00 to 17:30 Monday to Friday).

 A company profit based bonus scheme is available (2,500 per annum in addition to salary)

Qualifications:

Skills and Attributes

1.      Excellent practical skills (essential).

2.      Able to work to tight deadlines whilst maintain the highest  standards (essential).

3.      Enthusiastic, positive and logical attitude, able to take instruction and  use  own initiative (essential).

4.      Good problem solving skills (essential).

5.      An excellent communicator, with a professional, positive and helpful manner, understanding the importance of maintaining the highest level of customer service at all times (essential).

6.      Experienced in the manufacture and installation of all signage solutions (desirable).

7.      Good materials knowledge; understanding the suitability and options of  material for a variety of applications for  standard vinyls,  conformable films  and digital print media (desirable).

8.      Installation and fitting of signs involving working at heights on ladders or suspended platforms  (desirable).

9.      A professional approach to safe working conditions including  working  at  heights (essential).

10.   Computer literate (essential).

11.   Software knowledge of relevant design packages including Adobe Illustrator (desirable).

 

 Knowledge

1.      Understanding of the importance of health and safety.

2.      Understanding of technology used to produce signs.

3.      Ability to keep up to date with new skills and techniques.

4.      Materials knowledge (understanding the suitability and options of materials for various applications for standard vinyls, conformable films and digital print media would be an advantage, training will be provided).

5.      Hardware knowledge (experienced with the use of wide format digital printers, vinyl plotters and laminators would be an advantage, training will be provided).

 Competencies

1.      Accuracy and attention to  detail.

2.      Excellent practical skills.

3.      Excellent communication skills (able to communicate clearly and confidently both written and verbally). 

4.      Good mathematical skills, for measurements and calculations.

5.      Computer literate.

6.      Ability to use own initiative and to work as part of a team.

7.      Tidy working practices.

8.      Full clean driving licence.

9.      Excellent organisational skills ensuring that activities are delivered to the highest standards within relevant time frames.

10.   Willingness to undertake on-going professional training and development.

 

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