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Signmaker Apprentice Signs Express Ltd

Excellent opportunity to start your career in a well-established signmaking company. Your role will include you learning all aspects of signmaking - full training given.

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Closing date: 15 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40 to £380.00

    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

    Monday - Friday, working hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

You will be learning a wide range of skills within the sign making industry.

  • Design
  • Manufacture
  • Installation

You will be involved in:

  • The creation and installation of vehicle graphics
  • Labels and stickers
  • Exterior signs
  • Interior signs
  • Exhibition displays
  • Window graphics and banners

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail
  • Willing to learn
  • Methodical

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Positive attitude
  • Motivated to progress
  • Happy to talk to people

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grades C/4 and above to include maths and English or equivalents.

Future prospects

Further Training & Development.

There may be a full time position for the right candidate following the successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

We are looking for person who wants to develop their skills and have a long term careers with us.

Things to consider

This is a hands-on role involving the making of signs and also their installation. You should be physically fit and prepared to work outdoors in poor weather conditions (with suitable protective clothing provided).

About the employer

Signs Express Sheffield  is an established signmaking company, part of the country’s largest signmaking group.

Established in 1995 the Sheffield branch of Signs Express offers the following range of services such as vehicle graphics, labels, stickers, exterior signs, interior signs, exhibition displays, window graphics and banners.

They have a strong client base and place great importance on providing an excellent customer service.


Signs Express Ltd


18 Spinneyfield


S60 3HW

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Training provider


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


Sam Williams

  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Signage Technician (Sign Making)
  • Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT (if applicable)
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills
  • Employer Rights & Responsibilities

Apprenticeship standard

Signage technician

Level 3 (A level)

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