At A1deSIGNS we are always on the look out for new talent to enhance our team of skilled engineers, craftsmen and designers. We work on a variety of interesting and innovative projects for many different clients ranging from designers and architects through to major blue chip companies in the fields of media, arts, sport and entertainment.
Even if we do not have any currently available positions listed, we are always interested in hearing from hard working motivated individuals with a passion for perfection and an uncompromising attitude towards achieving the end goal of a project.
Please forward your CV and contact details to Enquiry@a1designs.co.uk
Current Job Vacancies
All our positions require applicants with enthusiasm and drive, a keen eye for detail and quality, along with flexibility for working hours as our projects can be varied and require evening work along with time away. Team players are a must.
Senior Neon Glass Bender – Vacancy
We currently have a position available for a senior neon glass bender, the position requires a glass bender with at least 5 or more years experience in glass bending, electroding and bombarding. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and has a can do attitude as some of our projects can be particularly challenging. Wage negotiable depending on experience and ability. + Overtime + Bonuses
Trainee Neon Glass Bender – Vacancy
We currently have a position available for a trainee neon glass bender, you will be trained in all aspects of sign making and will be enrolled on a sign making NVQ, but you will specialise in the manufacture of neon, you will be trained in all aspects of the manufacture of neon and cold cathode. Due to the nature of the position a certain amount of hands on ability is required in order to learn this skilled craft. First Year will be at apprenticeship wage then the second year will be in line with minimum wage requirements. + Overtime + Bonuses
Sign Fitter – Vacancy
We currently have a position available for a Sign Fitter, experience in all types of signage and installation situations, experience in neon installations would be preferable, good customer relations skills, flexible with working hours and overtime due to the nature of the work. Wage negotiable depending on experience. + Overtime + Bonuses
Built Up Metal letter Fabricator – Vacancy
We currently have a position available for a built up letter fabricator to join our team. The position requires someone who has good experience in the fast accurate production of various letter types including bevel edged letters. You will also from time to time be required to work in other areas of production and installation of signage, so a good all round knowledge is preferable along with the ability to work as part of a team. Wage Negotiable depending on experience + Overtime + Bonuses
Estimator/Trainee Estimator – POSITION FILLED – Thank you to all applicants
We are currently have a position available for either a trainee estimator or someone who already has experience in the field. The position will involve the estimating of jobs and liaising with customer over their requirements, chasing up previous estimates, answering incoming calls, visiting clients on site, dealing with any complaints/problems/queries/extras etc of the jobs you have priced for. Keeping an eye on the progress of your current jobs and on the odd occasion if we are really busy jumping in to help with various other bits and pieces. Applicants need to be very self motivated and enjoy a challenge.
Production Manager – POSITION FILLED – Thank you to all applicants
We currently have a position available for a production manager to join our team, the position requires someone who has been working in the sign industry for several years in various positions, with a good working knowledge of the manufacturing techniques used in sign making, along with an understanding of neon signs. The applicant should also have good organisational skills, telephone manner and a positive “can do” attitude towards work.
The job will involve the organising of projects, including ordering of materials and scheduling the manufacture and installation, answering phones and dealing with customers.
Overtime will be required to meet deadlines for jobs, knowledge of the use of computer programs including MS Office suite, and various graphics applications, wage Negotiable depending on experience.
Graphic Designer/Vinyl Applicator – POSITION FILLED – Thank you to all applicants
We Currently have a position available for a Graphic designer/vinyl applicator, the position requires someone who has been working in the sign industry for several years, has a good working knowledge of the construction of signs, excellent application skills and the ability to use the following programs to generate artwork – Flexi Sign, Corel Draw, Illustrator, Photoshop. Applicant will be required to be flexible with working hours. Wage Negotiable depending on experience.
Sign Engineer Trainee – Position Filled – Thank you to all applicants
We currently have a position available for a Sign Engineer Trainee, the position requires someone with a positive attitude, good reading and writing skills and a willingness to learn. Applicants with a good aptitude towards manual skills, overtime will be required to meet project deadlines, and staying away or travelling abroad may be required.
Trainee will be taught the various aspects of the sign industry with the possibility of being put through courses at a later date including an NVQ in sign making, IPAF, PASMA and CSCS.
Wage will meet national minimum wage.