Project Manager (contract) - Hertfordshire

May/June 2015 Issue
Technical Signs Logo

Project Manager (Contract)

Required for a short term 4-6 month project and could lead to a permanent role

You will be heading up a re-brand for a large hotel chain

You will be the main point of contact for the customer and will be liaising with our planning, drawing, production and installations departments to meet the deadline.

Previous experience of similar contracts is vital along with strong administrative and organisational skills

CVs to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read more...

Workshop Junior - Hertfordshire

to be displayed in sign update magazine

February 2015 issue

Adam Bourn Logo

Workshop Junior

A workshop based role which involves the production of graphics for installation. This role includes hands-on production, working on CAD software, liaising with suppliers and archiving work efficiently.

You will be based at our Potters Bar workshop and you will spend most days on your feet around the workbench.

Applicants should be good with their hands and work sensibly and safely with tools.

There will be some requirement to work on site from time to time and lots of overtime available.

Applicants should be pro-active, have an eye for detail and the ability to follow instructions closely.

A keenness for computers, specifically Apple Mac, is preferable, but experience is not essential.

For more information, or to submit your cv, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Various sign images forming a footer to advert

Read more...

Contract Estimating Assistant - Hertfordshire

to be displayed in sign update magazine

February 2015 issue

Adam Bourn Logo

Contract Estimating Assistant

An office based role primarily consisting of estimating and quoting new projects. Tendering for projects with the biggest contractors in the country, this role is different every day and will see the successful applicant explore new products and suppliers on behalf of the company.

The role will also include processing contracts for secured projects.

Working from our Potters Bar office where all facilities are catered for with excellent links to road and rail.

Applicants must be willing to learn new skills, be able to work to tight deadlines and have a strong ability to prioritise their work.

Some experience in Microsoft Excel would be preferable but not essential.

Likewise, experience in estimating or graphics would be beneficial.

For more information, or to submit your cv, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Various sign images forming a footer to advert

Read more...

Graphics Installer - Hertfordshire / London

To be displayed in Sign Update Magazine

February 2015 issue

Adam Bourn Logo

Graphics Installer

A site-based role installing graphics in newly fitted office environments. Working primarily in Central London, with the occasional requirement to work across the UK and Europe. Overnight stays are also an occasional requirement.

Applicants should be open to working overtime on projects, which is essential to the role.

The position will also require an element of in-house production where necessary, working from our Potters Bar office.

Applicants should be open to learning new skills and techniques, applying themselves to new and challenging installation methods and be health and safety conscious.

Applicants should hold a full UK driving license.

Experience with solar films, etched films and cut vinyl would be beneficial, but not essential.

Good time keeping essential.

For more information, or to submit your CV, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Footer

Read more...

Graphic Designer, Sign Company - Stevenage, Hertfordshire

To be displayed in Sign Update Magazine

January issue

Characters Signs Logo

Graphic Designer

We are recruiting for an experienced Graphic Designer to work for an established sign company in Stevenage, Hertfordshire. The company has over 20 years experience in the sign design industry, with an unrivalled approach to quality products, services and customer care.

The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience in the design background, preferably with brand creation, such as logos, signage, exhibition stands and vehicle livery. Seeing a brief through from conception to completion.

Excellent communication / interpersonal skills as the role is often client facing.

    The Graphic Designer Role:
  • Creating and designing, from scratch, briefs for clients for projects such as exhibitions, shop fascias and vehicle graphics.
  • Extensive use of design packages.
  • Quoting and working to tight deadlines.
  • Managing clients expectations
  • Understanding measurements, scales and DPI.
  • Able to reorganise and juggle highly active lists of jobs with constantly changing statuses.
    Required Skills and Experience:
  • A strong knowledge of Coreldraw, Illustrator and Photoshop, and the ability to pick up different design packages.
  • Digital Print Colour management.
  • Client communication.
  • A strong creative flair.
  • Proof reading skills & good attention to detail.
  • Prioritising jobs and working to tight deadlines.
  • Previous experience with large format printers and/or cutting would be beneficial.
  • Application/Installation experience preferable. Understanding of materials and fixings and/or keen to develop knowledge of these.

Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 depending on experience

Contact: John Freeman via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read more...

Project Manager - Hertfordshire

Jan 2015 Issue
Technical Signs Logo

Project Manager

Technical Signs implement a vast range of bespoke manufactured items for well known corporate clients. Allied to this we produce graphics, architectural metalwork, 3D artwork as well as light fixtures, all produced in our factory in Hertfordshire.

The role is to manage projects from concept through to installation, ensuring all design, manufacture, cost and delivery requirements are met.

This is a great opportunity for a well organised dynamic individual with a technical and manufacturing knowledge.

Please apply in writing, detailing your salary requirements, to:

Louise Powell, Technical Sign Co Ltd, Hille Business Centre, 132 St Albans Road, Watford, WD24 4AE or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read more...

Flat bed digital UV print operator - Hertfordshire

Nov/Dec 2014 - Issue 153

First Signs LogoFirst Safety Signs Logo

Flat bed digital UV print operator.

FIRST SIGNS & LABELS (BISHOPS STORTFORD) LIMITED

Units 1 & 2 Raynham Close, Raynham Road Industrial Estate, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 5PJ.

Our digital print operation is growing and will continue to grow over the coming years.

We are looking to recruit a print operator, to operate and get the best out of our new recently installed Oce Canon 660 UV digital flat bed machine.

You should be keen, reliable and hard working, have a good attention to detail and be able to keep your working environment clean.

You would ideally have some graphics or print knowledge although full Canon training will be given.

You should have drive and ambition to grow the department to meet the exciting new opportunities that exist within this area of the business.

You would be reporting direct to our production manager.

Hours of Work:

38.75 hours per week.

Holiday Entitlement:

28 days per annum including bank holidays.

Salary:

Negotiable based on experience.

Company Details:

First Signs is a long established business having been in existence for over 30 years. Ideally located at Bishops Stortford in Hertfordshire, just off Junction 8 of the M11 & close to Stansted Airport. We are an expanding business with current annual turnover of £1.4M. In addition to the sign department, the company has a large screen print department, and an engraving department which includes CNC routing. The business undertakes digital printing, both flat bed and roll to roll, plus we print and supply estate agents boards. On the other side of our business we refurbish and maintain estate agents offices, and we also have our own fitting team.

Please apply by sending your CV to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read more...

Sign Department Manager - Hertfordshire

Nov/Dec 2014 - Issue 153

First Signs LogoFirst Safety Signs Logo

Sign Department Manager.

FIRST SIGNS & LABELS (BISHOPS STORTFORD) LIMITED

Units 1 & 2 Raynham Close, Raynham Road Industrial Estate, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 5PJ.

Job Details:
  • Detailed technical knowledge and practical experience in all aspects of sign making.
  • Ability to organise, manage, motivate, and work with others within the department.
  • Possession of excellent communications skills, and seek to maintain, develop and strengthen relationships with customers.
  • To be able to plan, prioritise and manage work-loads coupled with the ability to work under pressure.
  • To be a team member with the desire to work co-operatively with other staff within the Company.
  • Ability to set clear goals, track progress, and to be able to assess performance.
  • Drive and Ambition to grow the department to meet the exciting opportunities that exist.
Responsible to:
Managing Director.
Salary:
Negotiable based on experience.
Holiday Entitlement:
28 days per annum including bank holidays.
Hours of Work:
38.75 hours per week.
Company Details:
First Signs is a long established business having been in existence for over 30 years. Ideally located at Bishops Stortford in Hertfordshire, just off Junction 8 of the M11 & close to Stansted Airport. We are an expanding business with current annual turnover of £1.4M. In addition to the sign department, the company has a large screen print department, and an engraving department which includes CNC routing. The business undertakes digital printing, both flat bed and roll to roll, plus we print and supply estate agents boards. On the other side of our business we refurbish and maintain estate agents offices, and we also have our own fitting team.

Please apply by sending your CV to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read more...

Senior Sign Fitter - Stevenage, Hertfordshire

To be displayed in Sign Update Magazine

Sept/Oct issue

Characters Signs Logo

Senior Sign Fitter

Characters Signs Ltd, are a well established sign manufacturing company based in Stevenage we are looking to recruit an experienced Sign Fitter - team leader to join their expanding team.

    Reporting to the Head of Operations, you will be responsible for a team of fitters carrying out installation duties for our customers as well as assisting in the production department through:
  • Installing signs and display materials on customer sites.
  • Manage and lead a team of sign fitters- You will be responsible for the team and the quality of the installation on site
  • Strong Communication - Liaise with key personnel throughout the installation project
  • Carrying out assemblies, hand work and finishing
  • Maintaining records and administration for the installation
  • Overseeing the Health & Safety of the team whilst on site

Applicants must be prepared to work flexible hours inlcuding night working, weekends and sometimes working away from home.

You will be required to undergo training and qualifications such as CSCS card, PASMA, IPAF and First Aid.

The position would suit someone with a strong flexible work ethic who can lead and manage a team .

Contact: John Freeman via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read more...

Salesman/Designer - Hertfordshire

April 2014 Issue
Technical Signs Logo

Salesman/Designer

Salary £30-£40k (negotiable, depending on experience).

Technical Signs implement a vast range of bespoke manufactured items for well known corporate clients. Allied to this we produce graphics, architectural metalwork, 3D artwork as well as light fixtures, all produced in our factory in Hertfordshire.

The applicant will interact with clients, architects & designers, contributing where necessary and must have a good grounding in manufacturing techniques, materials, administration and with a keen eye for design.

We are looking for someone who takes pride in themselves and their work, is organised and driven by quality, whilst being determined and ambitious.

Some experience with manufacturing drawings would be advantageous.

Please apply in writing, detailing your salary requirements, to:
Louise Powell, Technical Sign Co Ltd, Hille Business Centre, 132 St Albans Road, Watford, WD24 4AE
or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Read more...
Subscribe to this RSS feed

Sign News


Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32

Deprecated: Non-static method NSP_GK5_Article_Format::generateLayout() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/www/fresh.signupdate.co.uk/modules/mod_news_pro_gk5/data_sources/com_k2/controller.php on line 32
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Prev Next