Apprentice Sign Maker
Come and work for the UK’s largest signs and graphics network, Signs Express.
Our Stoke centre has an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Sign Maker.
Are you ready to make a career move and grow with our business?
This is a full-time, permanent position, working Monday-Friday 08.30am – 5.00pm
Working in our busy, friendly production centre in Stoke, culture and career choice are at the heart of everything we do.
About the role
Signs Express Stoke is looking to expand our existing team and we are now recruiting for an Apprentice Sign Maker.
As an Apprentice Sign Maker, you will be learning a highly skilled trade – a sign maker contributes to the manufacture and installation of a variety of signs including interior signs, exterior signs, vehicle graphics, window graphics, shop signage, exhibition displays and digital signage.
What you will do:
You will learn and be involved in the production and installation aspects of the business. Day to day duties will include 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 and installing signs on site.
Full training will be given in all aspects of the role.
What we are looking for:
Ideally you will be computer literate with the equivalent of GCSEs Grade C/4 or above.
You will have good DIY experience.
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.
A driving license is essential.
A little bit about us
- Signs Express is based in Stoke and part of the UK’s largest signage network.
- We are an experienced business founded on cultivating a good working environment and support network
- We have a great team and work with great clients
- We rarely work weekends and shut for Christmas and New Year to give you time with family and friends
We’d love to hear from you
If you would like to make a career in signage, we want to hear from you!
Please apply to join our amazing team by sending your CV along with an introductory covering letter telling us all about yourself.