Design Internship

Castleton Signs has an excellent opportunity for an eager, enthusiastic and talented designer to join a 6-month expenses paid internship programme.

During this time you will be intensively engaged in the design of various signage and brand placement projects. We are a close-knit team working with a variety of clients, designers and architects across many different sectors including leisure and entertainment, retail, corporate and construction to name but a few.
We strive to make the experience as valuable for our interns as possible. There is no coffee-making or errand running! You will be engaged in live projects and will be mentored by an experienced team of designers and account managers.

 

So if you are someone who:

• is a talented designer with a good understanding of Adobe Illustrator
• has a passion for design
• is an excellent communicator
• works well in a team
• is a willing and fast learner
• has fantastic attention to detail
• works well under pressure
• enjoys a good laugh, and has a relevant qualification in graphic or industrial design
…we want to hear from you. Technical drawing skills aren’t a must but will be a bonus! Some previous industry experience is desirable but not essential.

 

Great, what’s in it for me?

Being part of a mentored internship programme that will give you the opportunity to hone your commercial design skills. A chance to broaden your portfolio by working on a range of projects across a number of industries.Travel and lunch expenses covered, and The chance to work in a creative environment and experience life in a fun but hard-working office.

 

Sign me up! What’s next?

Simple. Convince us that you’re just what we’re looking for. Shoot us a quick email addressed to Steve, with a brief cover letter, CV and a copy of/link to your portfolio. If you like us, and we think you’re a good fit we will ask you to come by the office for a quick meet and greet interview and will take it from there!
We look forward to hearing from you.
Applications close Tuesday 1st August 2017. We try our best to get back to all applicants, but if you haven’t heard from us by Monday 7th August 2017, we probably didn’t think you were right for us.

 


Lead Sign Installer

Castleton Signs has an excellent opportunity for a lead sign installer with at least 5 years’ experience in signs and graphics installation.

 

Requirements:

• At least 5 years’ experience in signs and graphics installation
• CSCS card
• IPAF & PASMA Certificates
• First aid qualified – not necessary but beneficial
• SMSTS and SSSTS not necessary but beneficial
• Asbestos trained
• Clean driving licence
• Able to read architects drawings
• Able to risk assess on site and work with RAMS
• Comfortable (and trained) working at height
• Able to manage a team on site

 

Core Responsibilities:

• The safe installation of all signage and graphics on site and in house to a high standard.
• Organisation and safety of all Castleton operatives on site
• The safe production of all signage and graphics in house.
• Travelling to and from sites in company vehicles.
• Keeping company van in good order and prepared for all site installations.
• Using all company tools and access equipment.
• Health and safety on site and in house.
• Maintaining industry standard certification to work on site.
• Understanding and complying with all company paper and computerised processes.
• Briefing and debriefing every job with the account manager.
• Fully understanding the requirements of every job and working to method statements as detailed by the account managers.
• Taking responsibility for using the correct method and type of fixing for all sign installations.
• Carrying out complete site surveys if requested.
• Liaising with clients on site ensuring their expectations are met (or surpassed).
• Leaving site in a clean and tidy state.
• Good housekeeping in house, in vehicles and on site.

 

General Info

• Full Time permanent position
• Hours: 8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday
• Salary: 20-25k depending on experience
• Start Date: ASAP
• Based at: Castleton Signs, 25 Mitcham Lane, Streatham, London SW16 6LQ
• Must be prepared to work outside of normal working hours when required.
• Must be prepared to travel nationwide and abroad if required when required.
• Must be prepared to work overnight if required
• Overtime will be available as required

 

Apply now to sales@castletonsigns.co.uk with your CV and at least 2 references and a covering letter.

 


Sign and Vinyl Installer

Castleton Signs has an excellent opportunity for a sign and vinyl installer with at least 3 years’ experience in signs and graphics installation.

 

Requirements:

• At least 3 years’ experience in signs and graphics installation
• CSCS card
• Clean driving licence
• Able to read architects drawings

 

Core Responsibilities:

• The safe installation of all signage and graphics on site and in house to a high standard.
• The safe production of all signage and graphics in house.
• Travelling to and from sites in company vehicles.
• Using all company tools and access equipment.
• Health and safety on site and in house.
• Maintaining industry standard certification to work on site.
• Understanding and complying with all company paper and computerised processes.
• Briefing and debriefing every job with the account manager.
• Fully understanding the requirements of every job and working to method statements as detailed by the account managers.
• Taking responsibility for using the correct method and type of fixing for all sign installations.
• Carrying out complete site surveys if requested.
• Liaising with clients on site ensuring their expectations are met (or surpassed).
• Leaving site in a clean and tidy state.
• Good housekeeping in house, in vehicles and on site.

 

General Info

• Full Time permanent position
• Hours: 8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday
• Salary: 20-25k depending on experience
• Start Date: ASAP
• Based at: Castleton Signs, 25 Mitcham Lane, Streatham, London SW16 6LQ
• Must be prepared to work outside of normal working hours when required.
• Must be prepared to travel nationwide and abroad if required when required.
• Must be prepared to work overnight if required
• Overtime will be available as required

 

Apply now to sales@castletonsigns.co.uk with your CV and at least 2 references and a covering letter.

 


Not quite what you’re looking for?

We are always happy to receive prospective applications
Please email your CV to sales@castletonsigns.co.uk.

London Based Signage Consultancy