Steindler Signs & Graphix. (www.steindlersigns.com) is a Custom Sign & Graphic Company, specializing in providing various signage and graphics for communities throughout Northwest Indiana, Chicagoland and the United States. We are located in NW Indiana, near Valparaiso and have been in business for 10 years. We enjoy a truly great reputation in our industry for providing the most creative design and excellent quality.
This position is generally a Monday-Friday job, but flexibility to work extended hours and on weekends occasionally is needed.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Fast paced sign company is looking for service technician, installer and fabricator with 2-3 years experience for an established sign & graphics shop in Wanatah, IN. Seeking an experienced service technician and fabricator with the ability to install outdoor signage. We have a good volume of service calls, familiarity with changing out different electrical elements components (bulbs, balast, transformers, etc) a must.
Energetic, reliable, and enjoy working with your hands. Able to work on your feet for the majority of your shift. Reliable when dealing with instructions and documenting installs. Quick learning and able to communicate well with project manager. An eye for detail and a refusal to accept mediocre quality is critical.
We are looking for someone that is independent, understands tools and hardware, is comfortable with ladders and bucket truck work, and has a good customer service mindset. As you will need to be comfortable and professional in working with clients onsite and be able to problem-solve as issues arise. Attention to detail is a must.
We are looking for an upbeat, positive individual who is capable of working independently as well as in a team environment.
DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
The person we are seeking would preferably have a minimum of 3 years service, installation, and fabrication experience in the Sign Industry. Preferable candidates have experience in fabrication, sign shop experience and/ or electrical experience. However, training will be provided.
Knowledge of phases of sign making including fabrication, welding, vinyl, paint, assembly, electrical work, installation, etc., is a plus, but will consider all applicants with transferable experience in other industries. Interior graphics and electrical sign experience is helpful.
Candidates must be able and willing to travel throughout Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland.
The candidate would also be:
- A committed, team player
- Someone who has a keen mind for problem solving and is very detail oriented.
- An excellent communicator
- Thick skinned with a healthy sense of humor!
High School Diploma or equivalent. A Valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record is required. We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION | WORKING CONDITIONS
The job demands lifting and carrying up to +75 pounds. Working outdoors in the elements is required. The candidate should be able to work on their feet for the entire shift, climbing of ladders and or scaffolds, as well as bending are also required during signage fabrication and service work. Work is also carried out in transit yards were there are moving buses and required safety clothing and protocols must be observed.
Our Installer performs installations of all types, and is responsible for site inspections, shipping and on-site service, on-site repairs and refurbishment.
The job duties include:
- Installing interior and exterior signs; primarily for multi-tenant businesses. Servicing signage from metal repair to electrical.
- Working closely with Production Mgmt. to review upcoming jobs, track timing schedules and coordinate the installation trip(s).
- Maintaining documentation of all signs delivered and installed (including photographing signs).
- Interfacing with client agents to monitor timing and locations.
Additional responsibilities of this position include: Knowledge and capability to work in installation and assembly when not fabricating.
This job description may not be all inclusive and may include other duties as assigned by management.
We offer a very creative environment, a stable company to work for, paid time off and a vacation plan. We also have a simple IRA and health benefits.
Salary based on experience and qualifications. Please include salary history & current salary requirements with resume.
Steindler Signs & Graphix is an EOE/AA: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans or any other State or Federally protected characteristic