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Apprentice Sign Maker

Signs Express Reading are looking to expand our existing team and are now recruiting for a Junior/Apprentice Sign Maker.

As a Sign Maker Apprentice you will be learning a highly skilled trade – a Sign Maker contributes to the design, manufacture and installation of a variety of signs including interior signs, exterior signs, vehicle graphics, window graphics, shop signage, exhibition displays and digital signage.

You will learn and be involved in the design, production and installation aspects of the business. Day to day duties will include design/artwork creation, setting up files for vinyl cutting, preparation of vinyl graphics and application to a wide variety of substrates to include panels, vans and cars. Other duties may include measuring and calculating signage sizes, preparing surfaces, applying paint backgrounds and installing signs on site.

Full training will be given in all aspects of the role. 

Ideally you will be computer literate with the equivalent of GCSEs Grade C/4 or above.

You need to be imaginative with an eye for detail, hardworking and enthusiastic with a willingness to learn and progress within the trade. We are looking for a good team player who feels comfortable dealing with clients, providing excellent customer service.

Monday - Friday with occasional out of hours as and when required.