Senior Graphic Designer – Landale Signs & Neon Ltd, Edmonton

Landale Signs & Neon Ltd. is looking for a Senior Graphic Designer to join our team. Landale Signs has been serving Edmonton and area for over 42 years. We are one of Canada’s leading national signage manufacturers and have created thousands of customized signs for retail, commercial and institutional organizations.

Role & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate should be able to produce creative renderings of proposed signage for clients while having strong attention to detail. The role includes, but is not limited to, preparing concept art, preparing production art, creating and digitally achieving files for manufacturing. They will be knowledgeable with trends and are willing to work with clients, sales and project managers to achieve desired results.
Experience and Qualifications:
10+ years of experience in the sign industry
Proficient with Corel Draw and Adobe Illustrator
Knowledge and understanding of technical drawing for free standing signage adhering to the ASA codes and requirements
Ability to multi task while achieving tight deadlines

To Apply:
Please send resume, wage expectations, and a portfolio to [email protected]. We thank all who apply; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Direct Digital Specialist

Direct Digital Specialist

 

 

Behrends Bronze Inc. is looking to fill the position of Direct Digital Specialist, who, under the direction of the Department Lead – Digital, will primarily be responsible to ensure compliance with company policies and standards, waste reduction, quality, safety, and complete and on-time delivery. This position will ensure high standards of workmanship and efficiency. This role will also ensure outputs meet production schedules, safety and quality standards, as well as customer needs. The Direct Digital Specialist must possess the following:
• High School Diploma
• Three years of related experience
• Certifications, diplomas or licenses appropriate to signage industry
Competencies
• Communication
• Accountability
• Attention to Detail
• Dependable
• Cooperation
• Organized
• Teamwork
• Time Management
Job Duties
• Maintain organized work area according to policies, procedures, and safety regulations
• Responsible for successful completion of Digital Printing, vinyl plotting and application.
• Operate Mimaki JFX flatbed printer
• Operate HP Latex roll Printer
• Operate Suma and Roland Plotters
• Operate hot and cold Laminators
• Operate CNC flatbed router
• Maintain Equipment
• Apply various printed items to various substrates
• Responsible for Vinyl
o Cut, weed and apply vinyl
o Identify and deliver vinyl applied product to next level of production
o Order required materials without over stocking
• Estimate and gather materials required for production
• Adhere to established safe working procedures and wear the proper safety equipment at all times
• Analyse work orders, production schedules, and other records or reports to determine production requirements and evaluate current production estimates or outputs
• Maintain a clean working area free from dirt and debris between tasks and at end of day
• Closely monitor machines for signs of problems while ensuring output is meeting set specifications
Job Requirements
• Ability to stand for extended periods of time
• Ability to adapt to new technology
• Degree or diploma in a manufacturing-related field
• Three years of related experience
• Knowledge of appropriate materials, methods, and tools required in various assembly processes
• Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
• Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
• Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
• Mathematical aptitude and understanding of fractions and thousands of an inch
• Able to work with scale drawings and templates
Work Conditions
• Repetitive work
• Exposure to hazards associated with the industry/trade
• Use of required personal protective equipment
• Operation and use of necessary tools, machinery, or equipment
• Lifting, moving, or manipulating objects up to 30 kilograms

Behrends Bronze Inc. offers top dollar for experience. Full paid benefits, short term and long-term disability, 80% prescription coverage and eye glass.

Please forward your resume to [email protected]

Direct Digital Specialist

Liquid Photopolymer Plate Maker

 

 

Behrends is currently looking for a Liquid Photopolymer Plate Maker. We are looking for a career oriented, hardworking and dependable manufacturing professional to join our production team. We are looking for someone who can work independently and maintain a clean & safe work environment. Behrends offers competitive benefits, medical, dental, vision, short & long-term disability.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES, ACCOUNTABILITY & RESULTS
• Responsible for reading and understanding job orders.
• Prepare and print negative files using Corel Draw, Wasatch Rip software and pre-existing designs.
• Prepare CNC cut files coinciding with negative files
• Perform CNC cutting on flat bed router table
• Manage the plate making process, including reading and understanding production order forms, material types and associated exposure times.
• Adhere to quality control standards. Perform all maintenance tasks to ensure quality standards are met.
• Process plates operating Exposure Unit, Washout, Rinse, Dryer, Post Exposure and Dryer units.
• Maintain a spotless clean production environment by keeping all floors and equipment clean throughout the day and at the end of shift.
• Ensure all job orders are organized, accounted for and complete.
• Mount plates to various substrates and trim on table saw.
• Follow safe work practices and procedures.
EDUCATIONAL & EXPERIENCE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• Trade school certificate in Graphic Arts/Printing or equivalent experience considered an asset but not required.
• 2 years’ experience working in a Flexo Plate Department.
• Ability to lift and/or move up to 10 – 30 lbs. regularly.
• Ability to read and comprehend job orders and technical specs. Skilled in understanding measurements and ability to read a ruler.
• Able to take direction and self-motivated.
• Good attention to detail while working under pressure and multitasking.
• Competent use using table saw
COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS
Mechanical Aptitude
Possess the ability or aptitude to quickly learn mechanical skills.
Dependability & Consistency
Personally responsible, steadfast and can be called upon for difficult and pressured challenges.

Communication
Communicates knowledge clearly, accurately and thoroughly.
Interpersonal Skills
Works well with others; gets things done with people, and keeps information lines open at all levels
Teamwork
Co-ordinates own work with others, seeks opinions, values working relationships.
Behrends Bronze Inc. offers top dollar for experience. Full paid benefits, short term and long-term disability, 80% prescription coverage and eye glass.

Please forward your resume to [email protected]

Direct Digital Specialist

Signage Installer

 

 

Job Summary
The sign installer will install scheduled work orders, as per drawings, specifications, engineered drawings, and design intent. The sign installer will also be scheduled to assemble jobs in house that will require future installation.
This position will ensure high standards of workmanship and efficiency. This role will also ensure outputs meet production schedules, safety and quality standards, as well as customer needs. The Sign Installer must posses a degree or diploma in a manufacturing-related field and three years of related experience.
Competencies
• Professionalism – Demonstrates professional standards of conduct when governing interactions between individuals in a business environment.
• Decision Making – Makes concrete, well-informed and thought-out decisions that support the overall organization. Has the ability to make quick, effective decisions even when data and details are limited.
• Communication – Expresses and transmits information with consistency and clarity.
• Problem Solving – Able to break down a situation into smaller pieces to identify key issues and figure out cause and effect relationships in order to solve. Use logic and analytical methods to come to realistic solution.
• Adaptability – Adapts and responds to changing conditions, priorities, technologies, and requirements.
• Attention to Detail – Attends to details and pursues quality in the accomplishment of tasks, regardless of the volume of duties encountered.
• Commitment to Health and Safety – Works in compliance with all applicable health and safety legislation and established policies and procedures.
• Cooperation – Works with others to prevent conflict and share resources to encourage symbiotic relationships within the organization.
• Organization – Able to create or maintain processes to ensure all relevant information or tools are easily accessible.
• Resourceful – Responds to difficult situations or workplace requirements by using the available tools and information to support decisions and solutions.
• Teamwork – Works cooperatively and effectively with others to reach a common goal. Participates actively in group activities fostering a team environment.
• Time Management – Balances a myriad of tasks; prioritizes duties as needed.

Job Duties
• Test electrical assemblies, equipment, and wiring for proper performance using testing devices such as meters and analysers
• Study and interpret drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces, sequence of operations, and setup requirements
• Operate aerial work platforms, crane and lifting devices for movement and installation of parts
• Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from crew as needed; check that vehicle position is correct and any special loading equipment is properly positioned
• Establish methods to meet work schedules and coordinate work activities with other departments
• Adhere to established safe working procedures and wear the proper safety equipment at all times
• Analyse work orders, production schedules, and other records or reports to determine production requirements and evaluate current production estimates or outputs
• Ensure proper use of required personal protective equipment at all times
• Bolt, screw, clip, weld, solder, or otherwise fasten parts and components together using hand and power tools and equipment
• Cut, drill, sand, or plane materials for snug fit
• Grind, scrape, sand, or polish surfaces using abrasive tools or machines
• Lubricate, clean, maintain, and repair machinery, equipment, and tools
• Position and install parts, subassemblies, and accessories using hand tools, power tools, and other aids like overhead hoists
Job Requirements
• Knowledge of tool and equipment safety
• Experience operating hand and power tools such as drills, saws, and specialized equipment
• Demonstrated time management skills
• Dedication to safety measures and best practices
• Clean vulnerable sector check
• Clean criminal record check
• Clean police record check
• Ability to work individually as well as part of a team
• Ability to take constructive criticism
• Ability to stand for extended periods of time
• Valid driver’s licence with a clean driving abstract
• Three years of related experience
• Certifications or licences appropriate to manufacturing industry
• Knowledge of appropriate materials, methods, and tools required in various assembly processes
• Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
• Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
• Ability to lift heavy objects, walk, and stand for long periods of time
• Ability to perform strenuous physical labour
• Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands
• Demonstrated ability to operate material-handling equipment
Work Conditions
• Occasional overnight travel
• Occasional overtime
• Regular travel
• Interaction with customers/clients, and the public at large
• High levels of stress and pressure
• Extended periods of stooping, bending, and kneeling
• High noise levels
• Exposure to hazards associated with the industry/trade
• Use of required personal protective equipment
• Operation and use of necessary tools, machinery, or equipment
• Extended periods of standing, and other physically demanding conditions
• Lifting, moving, or manipulating objects up to 40 kilograms

Behrends Bronze Inc. offers top dollar for experienced installers. Full paid benefits, short term and long-term disability, 80% prescription coverage and eye glass.

Please forward your resume to [email protected]

 

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