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Production Operative vacancy in Manchester


Due to continued growth within the business, we have a full-time position to fill at our busy production centre in Manchester.
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.

What you will do

Key responsibilities:
  • Prepare surfaces (substrates) before applying vinyl
  • Apply vinyl sheets to a variety of surfaces, which typically include rigid plastics and vehicle bodies.
  • Use different application techniques depending on the job
  • Remove vinyl films from surfaces
  • Fitting other types of signage as required
  • Fitting vinyl in different environments internally within customers premises or externally.
  • Travelling to customers premises within the UK or outside the UK.

  • What we are looking for

    Ideally, you will have worked in the sign industry for 2 years covering a full range of skills and experience such as:
  • The ability to interpret briefs accurately and a strong understanding of signage and manufacturing techniques
  • Good attention to detail
  • Experience of signage fitting on site would be an advantage
  • Using vinyl plotters, large format printers and laminators not essential
  • Be proficient in the application of vinyl onto a variety of substrates including vehicles
  • An effective communicator to work within a small team
  • IPAF/PASMA/CSCS/FIRST AID accreditations desired but not essential
  • Driving licence is essential

    Successful applicants will be enthusiastic, able to work on their own initiative, flexible, a great team player, well organised and understand the importance of health and safety.

  • Your working hours

    40 hours per week

    If there doesn't appear to be a suitable position available, experienced sign makers are requested to still send through a CV for consideration to