Signage Technician Apprentice Northampton Signs

Fantastic opportunity in Northampton to develop wide range of hands on manufacturing skills, with long established (over 65 years) sign manufacturing business. You will learn about all areas of signage, whilst working in a highly knowledgeable and fun team. Great chance to join and gain practical experience.

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Closing date: 02 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    40 Hours a week Monday – Friday 8:00pm - 16:30pm 30 minute daily lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    05 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

-Fabricating all types of signage – Metal, Acrylic, Illuminated Lettering.

- Basic wiring/electrical work for LED illuminated signage.

- Vinyl application to various substrates including contour cut vinyl and printed vinyl.

- Sign Fitting & Installation when necessary - Fitting of various signs internally and externally.

- Painting + powdercoating

- Using state of the art UV and Latex printers for both vinyl printing and flatbed printing.

- Operating CNC Router Machine to cut various materials for signage production.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Signage Technichian Level 3 Apprenticeship

Functional Skills Maths & English where required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is a potential full time position will be offered at the end of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Initiative, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4/C or equivalent) Desired

Things to consider

- Must be able to meet the physical demands of the job and able to work safely on site visits and installations. - Heavy Lifting and Standing most of day.

About the employer

Northampton Signs is an industry leading signage company located in Northampton. Offering a full range of signage services throughout the UK to many well-known brands. All production is completed in-house and our fitting crews install signage all over the UK and occasionally Europe .


Northampton Signs


Unit 2

Stour Road



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Signage technician

Level 3 (A level)

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