Signs Express Oxford
Unit 5E Trident Business Park
Signs Express (Oxford) works with a variety of customers.
Our products are supplied into many sectors including retail, schools & colleges, manufacturing companies, public bodies, museums and art galleries, healthcare, promotional displays, general offices and businesses, and exhibition/events.
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What we are presenting:
A golden opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice Sign maker to work alongside our experienced staff learning all aspects of the business including the preparation and application of vinyl graphics onto signs, vehicles, windows etc. You will also be involved with installing signs at customers’ premises plus other tasks as required.
This vacancy would suit a motivated person who wants an exciting career in this creative industry.
We are looking for someone with:
- Able to work on their own or in a team.
- Accuracy and attention to detail.
- Enthusiastic with a can do.
- Good time management
- Reliable with a strong work ethic
- Capability to handle heavy & awkward shape items, & be confident working at height off ladders & scaffold towers
- Good practical aptitude and ability to use tools and equipment.
- Flexibility and the ability to learn new techniques.
- Good computer skills.
- A Full clean driving license. (desirable)
What we can offer you:
An exciting and extremely varied opportunity in a supportive family run business.
Our chief aim is to help the right person develop skills and expertise to become a skilled Sign maker. In return, we ask for commitment to your studies and to use this role within the company to gain the necessary experience and skills required by your course.
The hours of work are normally 40 hours a week, 8.00am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. You will be issued with a contract in line with our employees
Uniform workwear will be provided as well as Safety equipment.
Salary above the national minimum wage as per the UK Government Apprenticeship Scheme criteria.
Training is provided via your apprenticeship program delivered via the relevant educational institution and supported by the key responsibilities and activities of this role. We expect you to attend all required classes and successfully complete all the relevant course work, tests, assessments and exams relating to the apprenticeship program.
Full ongoing training will be given.
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
You will need to demonstrate you have the right to reside and work in the UK for the period of your apprenticeship and employment.