Exterior Window Graphics

Designer / Sign Maker

We have an exciting opportunity for a Designer / Sign Maker to join our Signs Express production centre in Bristol.

Signs Express are market leaders and have been established for over 25 years offering a full range of services across the signage sector, supplying a variety of markets.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is familiar with Adobe design packages and would like to pursue a career in this creative field. Successful candidates will be responsible for designing the bespoke signage required by our customers.

Duties will include:

Producing rough sketches or computer visuals to show to the client

Using specialist computer design software to prepare designs

Keeping to budgets and time limits for each project

Preparing detailed final working drawings/plans for manufacturing

The role will also include the production and application of vinyl onto substrates and other sign making duties as required to assist the team.

This is a position for someone who enjoys working at an upbeat pace and is self-motivated. As a sign maker/designer you will help produce designs for all kinds of signs and displays, which can range in size from single fire exit signs and shop front banners through to vehicle graphics and complete exhibition sites. The successful applicant will be able to liaise confidently with both the sales and production teams and with our extensive customer base.

You will need a minimum of 5-years design experience and previous sign making experience is essential as you will also be required to undertake some vinyl application and other tasks within the business.

Candidates must have:

  • Creativity and imagination
  • Experience with computer design packages such as Adobe Illustrator
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management
  • Ability to keep to budgets and time limits for each project
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good spelling and grammar
  • Good computer skills

*** please only apply if you have worked in the signage industry ***

This is a full-time position working normal office hours but will need to be flexible at times.