We’re Hiring! – Production & Sign Installer


We’re Hiring! – Production & Sign Installer

The Sign Pad is looking for Sign Maker / Installer. We are looking for a flexible part-time person. This position should transition to full time over the coming months.

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  • Production using wide format printer (Mimaki), Graphtec Vinyl Cutter, Laminator
  • Follow written layout instructions to place computer-generated vinyl or full color graphic image(s) on a predetermined substrate or medium.
  • Accurately prepare substrates for vinyl application. This may include cutting, painting, laminating and cleaning the substrates for vinyl application.
  • Weed excess vinyl from computer cut images. Weeding techniques vary with size, type of vinyl and complexity of image. Sign Maker must know how and when to use each technique.
  • Perform quality assurance measures pre- and post-construction by accurately reading and interpreting a Work Order and then proofing for errors or unacceptable standards (i.e., bubbles, creases, ragged edges, poor registration).
  • Perform finishing operations such as laminating, encapsulating or mounting of printed pieces
  • Communicate with other employees and customers in a calm and professional manner
  • Report inventory levels and stock reorder needs to the manager as needed.
  • Help unload and store delivered products
  • Perform routine machine maintenance and minor repairs when necessary
  • Maintain production rate consistency; meet or exceed established minimum production rates.
  • Perform on-site and in-store sign installations.
  • Keep the production area neat, clean and organized.
  • Answer telephone if other employees are busy assisting customers.
  • Comply with relevant occupational health and safety requirements simultaneously


  • Basic computer skills including file management and email
  • Knowledge of Illustrator and Signlab an asset
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate ideas visually, verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure, meet deadlines, handle multiple projects both individually and in a team environment
  • Excellent command of the English language, including communication, spelling, and grammar
  • Ability to accurately measure
  • Ability to use small tools, such as panel saw, drills etc
  • Ability to climb ladders (usually max. 12 feet) and work on bucket-lifts or scissor lifts at heights of less than 40 feet.

Education & Experience:

  • Experience in the sign industry preferred
  • Valid BC Driver’s license

Hours: 15-20 Hours per week to start

Salary: To be negotiated

Applications will be accepted via email: office@thesignpad.com. Please include resume including references.

No phone calls please.