Signage Technician Apprentice SIGNCRAFT LIMITED

Fantastic opportunity for someone local to Cheltenham looking to learn and work with an experienced, passionate and customer-focused team successfully winning new business and expanding their customer base within the signage sector. The successful apprentice will learn all areas of signage production.

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Closing date: 01 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,707.84

    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 – Thursday 8:30am - 5:00pm. Friday 8:30am – 4:00pm.

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000225848

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Fabricating all types of signage – Acrylic, ACM, Illuminated Lettering etc.
  • Sign Fitting & Installation when necessary - Fitting of various signs internally and externally
  • Vinyl application to various substrates including contour cut vinyl and vehicle graphics
  • Using state-of-the-art Rolland printers for both vinyl printing
  • Operating CNC Router Machine and laser cutter/engraver to cut various materials for signage production

The training you will be getting

  • Signcraft is partnered with Walsall College as a graphics and signage subject matter expert and learning provider.
  • Candidates can expect to partake in remote learning with the college one day a week to help develop their subject-specific knowledge to achieve the Signage Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard as well as functional skills where required
  • Training and training location to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There is a potential full time position offered to the right candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Creative, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

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

About the employer

Signcraft Limited is an industry leading signage company located within Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Offering a wide range of signage services to well-known companies/businesses.

Employer

SIGNCRAFT LIMITED

Address

UNIT 2 & 3 CHELTENHAM ENTERPRISE

CENTRE

CENTRAL WAY

GL51 8JW

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Training

Training provider

WALSALL COLLEGE

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Signage technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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