Fantastic opportunity for someone local to Bromsgrove looking to learn and work with an experienced, passionate and customer focused team within the signage sector. The successful apprentice will learn all areas of signage production.

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Closing date: 29 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    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 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 May 2024

  • Date posted

    27 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240649

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

- Printing and manufacturing a wide range of signage.

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

- Designing signs and vehicle graphics.

- Sign fitting & installation when necessary - fitting of various signs internally and externally.

The training you will be getting

The apprenticeship training is undertaken via online learning in the office and is a Level 3 Signage Technician Apprenticeship qualification.
Weekly online training
Functional skills if required

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The successful candidate will be given the opportunity of full time employment upon completion of the advanced apprenticeship if a position is available and all competency criteria has been met.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness, Customer service, Computer literate, Willing to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade GCSE Maths (Grade 4/C)) 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. - Must be comfortable working from height on installations. - Heavy lifting and standing most of day.

About the employer

Signs Express Birmingham SW was opened in 2006 and we are based in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. Our products and services include vehicle graphics, exterior signs, interior signs, window graphics, banners, labels and stickers. We supply many sectors including manufacturing, retail, education, offices and healthcare providers.

Employer

Signs Express

Address

Signs Express, Swallow Court

Saxon Business Park, Hanbury Road

Bromsgrove

B60 4AD

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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

Contact

Samantha Williams

samanthawilliams@walsallcollege.ac.uk

01922 688898

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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