POSITION SUMMARY: Sign Installers deliver, assemble and install signs according to client specifications and requirements. Fabricating and installing small, medium, and large format signs, graphics, and lettering for walls, doors, floors, windows, and vehicles. An Installation technician will also meet with the client during the installation phase to confirm specifications and placement of the signs. Installation may require multiple visits to the sign installation location to collect information and confirm job requirements; which may include taking field measurements and developing estimates needed for projects. Installation of pylons, channel letters, wall signs, directional signs etc. for clients of all industries.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Up to 40% travel may be required for the installation, service or repair of signs according to client specifications and on a variety of structures throughout the US.
Accurately follow directions and read mechanical drawings to ensure the clients specifications are met.
Verify that proper permits are in place prior to installation, service or repair work being performed.
Must have the ability to troubleshoot fabrication and/or electrical issues discovered while installing, servicing or repairing signs at client locations.
Must be able to think quickly fix problems or issues encountered with tools, wiring, or signs during the installation, service or repair work.
Installation of vinyl graphics including setting, placing and fitting the signs on structures according to client specifications. Could require on-site adjustments to cutting, placing, & assembling of various signs which include double sided, A-Frame, lot & yard signs.
Maintain and operate crane and ladder trucks, JLG and scissor lifts, forklifts and heavy manufacturing machinery.
Use power/non-power and measurement tools daily, such as, drills, hammers, wrenches, shovel, jackhammers, some welding, measuring tape and levelers.
Lift, load, and unload all supplies and signs up to 150lbs physically and up to 1,000 lbs. with cranes or ladder trucks.
Dig holes for sign bases, paint and installation of monument signs.
Wire and test building, pylon and monument signs with high voltage.
Routinely troubleshoot and fix problems encountered with tools, wiring, and sign installation.
Inspect and survey worksite; ensure compliance with all company and state OSHA safety standards; use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and safety harness and appropriate protective gear.
Regularly worked in all-weather conditions throughout the US and at heights of up to 120 feet to install signs.
Installers MUST be able to get a DOT medical card and have a valid and current license with a clean driving record and no restrictions. This is a requirement of this position.
A class B license a plus
High school or GED diploma
OSHA 10 required OSHA 30 a plus
2 to 4 years’ experience preferred, Management experience a plus
Good communication skills
Ability to read and interpret drawings as well as a variety of instructions in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
Ability to read and interpret various documents such as safety rules, operation and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and related documentation.
Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
Demonstrated ability to work in extreme weather conditions
The ability to work independently and taking responsibility, and work under pressure to maintain schedules with quality work.
Must be mechanical inclined and able to use tools, power equipment and digging equipment.
Some overnight travel required, flying required.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Will be working in all-weather outside.
While performing the essential functions of this job, the incumbent is regularly required to lift, move or carry objects up to 100 pounds; ascend or descend ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles; utilize feet and legs or hands and arms; maintain body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, crouching, or navigating narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces; bend body downward and forward by bending spine and legs; move about on hands and knees or hands and feet; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects; and to reach with hands and arms. While performing the essential functions of this position the employee is frequently exposed to fumes, odors, or airborne particles, toxic or caustic substances, excessive noise, vehicular traffic, and dampness/humidity. Incumbent must not be afraid of heights, and willing to work in all-weather types.
Will need to be able to travel by automobile and plane. They will need to be able to sit for long periods of time in car, truck and airplane seats.
Cima Network is an Equal Opportunity employer.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.
About Cima Network, Inc.
We are a full-service sign manufacturing, installation and environmental branding company.
Cima provides expansive design services including: conceptual design, design development, technical design, branding booklets and value engineering.
We do it all! Our team consults, designs, manages, fabricates, installs and maintains signage using knowledgeable and experienced craftsmen.
We create signs using vinyl, metal, channel lettering which uses various lighting options. Once they are cut, built, painted, wired and perfected we transport and install them.
We hire people to apprentice or are already experienced in metal fabrication, welding, wooden carpentry, electrical wiring, painting, vinyl layout, graphic or industrial art, and project management.