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Signage Technician Apprentice Signarama Reading

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to design, produce, and assist with installs for all types of high-quality signage. He or she will interact with our customers and the public in a courteous and professional manner at all times.

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Closing date: 28 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £159.10

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    31 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001770349

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Designs and creates all types of signs
  • Masks, weeds, and applies vinyl to various substrates
  • Properly and efficiently uses a scalpel / utility knife and ruler
  • Properly loads and uses a hot/cold pressure laminator following standard safety precautions
  • Loads and cuts vinyl on a plotter
  • Applies vehicle and window graphics
  • Keeps a running inventory of all stock and supplies
  • Maintains an organised, clean, and professional production area at all times
  • Greets customers and answers phones in a professional and knowledgeable manner
  • Helps operate and manage the store when needed
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Basic Maths and English skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Somone who can build rapport well 
  • Good communicator 
  • Basic skills on Adobe software 

Personal qualities

  • Prompt
  • Reliable
  • Responsible

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grades C/4 or above to include maths and English or equivalent qualifications if possible

Future prospects

Potential progression into a full time role for the right candidate 

Things to consider

  • This is a labour intenseive role and requires someone who is not affraid of hard work
  • Must be able to carry heavy load

About the employer

Signarama, the world’s largest sign franchise, is part of a successful system of business to business franchises under United Franchise Group. Our award-winning network of sign centres includes more than 900 locations in 50 countries – truly making us “where the world goes for signs.”

For over 25 years we have been serving communities through our local stores with quality products and customer service. Now that we have grown to become the world leader in signage, we still work hard to maintain the localised support and individual attention that made us who we are today.

Our commitment to quality is unmatched in the industry. We know the importance of brand awareness and the effect it has on the bottom line. Signage plays an integral part in the recognition of a brand and therefore quality is imperative.

At Signarama, we believe in going the extra mile to produce more than just quick, standard signage.

Each and every Signarama sign centre offers full-service signage options that you simply cannot get anywhere else. Whether one sign or hundreds, temporary banners or permanent monument signs, we are committed to providing an exceptional experience for every customer each and every time.

Employer

Signarama Reading

Address

89-91

Basingstoke Road

Reading

RG2 0HA

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Training

Training provider

WALSALL COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Walsall College - Wisemore Campus

Contact

Nichole Jackson njackson@walsallcollege.ac.uk

  • Level 3 Signage Technician qualification
  • 20% off the job training

Apprenticeship standard

Signage technician

Level 3 (A level)


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