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City Image Signs is a national signage company that is continuously looking for talented and committed individuals. City Image Signs offers the opportunity to pursue a career that is rewarding, engaging and satisfying. We encourage you to consider a career with us and become a part of the force that drives creativity across Canada. Please fill out the form and choose which listed position or department you are interested in.

Current Openings

 

Project Coordinator

City Image Signs
Edmonton, Ab
Full-Time, Permanent

We are City Image Signs (CIS), formed in 2015 out of an acquisition of an existing manufacturing outlet that operated for over 35 years. Our updated manufacturing and operations have led to a large customer base and rapid expansion throughout Canada. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, CIS has garnered national acclaim and awards including being named a 2-time BOCSIes Award Winner for Best Signage in Canada, Signs of the Times 2021 “Best in Show” winner. Additionally, we have been featured in Sign Media magazine for our achievements and our creative, quality and process-based approach to successful projects nationwide.

 

Servicing sectors such as retail, hospitality, real estate, commercial and private corporations – our focus is being a “one-stop shop” – offering customers a variety of signage solutions through successful project management, logistics, production, manufacturing, procurement and professional services, as well as the development of strategic installation and professional partnerships. We are looking for a strong multi-faceted Project Coordinator who will help anchor the project team and partner with the Project Managers in daily task management, install coordination as well as phase and milestone tracking – all while maintaining the same client focused approach that got us so far. The successful candidate must be a problem solver who can think on their feet. A team oriented individual that never utters the phrase “that’s not my job” and someone who takes pride in the work it takes to make sure that projects run smoothly. We have a uniquely awesome corporate culture and our ideal candidate will understand that what is best for the team, is best for the individual. CIS is looking to commit to your success, all we ask is that you commit to ours.

 

Although an understanding of the signage industry is a huge asset, we are looking for someone who wants to make a difference in a growing company. If this sounds like you, you think producing amazing signage will brighten your day, and being part of an award-winning team piques your interest, then keep scrolling – as this position could be for you!

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Apply project management strategies to daily operations to keep projects on track with set timelines
  • Work extensively with Project Managers and Liaise with inter-departmental stakeholders to ensure project milestones are communicated and achieved
  • Act as a key point of contact and communicate project status updates
  • Use Project management systems and practises to support projects efficiently and effectively
  • Identify and report changes or risks to project scope while recommending solutions
  • Capture and followup on issues and variances and risk associated with assigned projects or tasks
  • Assign tasks to internal and external resources and partners
  • Take part in the preparation of project closeout reporting
  • Actively participate in project meetings and perform support/ admin activities related to agenda, minutes and/or action items
  • Provide project status reports
  • Develop and prepare project presentations when required
  • Take an active role in tracking and Quality Control assessment of outsourced goods
  • Conduct continuous process improvement practices by identifying gaps, gathering project information/data and developing recommendations for improvement and implementation
  • Coordinate and/or lead a variety of assigned projects and initiatives as assigned by the Project Managers

 

Job Requirements:

  • Displays a strong understanding of Google Suite (Excel – intermediate to advanced skills are a huge asset going in this role in terms of reporting and documentation)
  • Provides strong problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrates flexibility and innovative workflow practises
  • Ability to prioritize, coordinate, and manage multiple activities and projects occurring simultaneously
  • Provide excellent project coordination skills using an understanding of the project management methods and techniques (PMBOK best practises)
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experience working with external stakeholder and industry partners
  • Proven planning organizational and problem solving skills
  • CAPM, PMP or other valid Project Management Professional Certification required
  • At least 1-2 years experience managing projects
  • 1-2 years of Signage experience preferred (but not required)

 

What we offer:

  • Company phone and desktop/laptop computer
  • Competitive salary (commensurate with experience) +project team commission structure, Corporate
  • Bonus incentives and comprehensive benefits package
  • A Company Culture focused on employee experience, touchpoints, team building and feedback
  • Employee education program

 

Although we are looking at experience, our successful candidate will be multifaceted in finding solutions, applying strategies, taking direction, learning new methods, working independently and being an excellent communicator for the success of CIS. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. We recognize that our future success depends on the perspectives and contributions of all employees – their diverse backgrounds and abilities make our business stronger.

 

All applications will be reviewed starting November 1st, with interviews scheduled between November 4th and 15th, 2021.

 

Learn more about us at https://www.cityimagesigns.com

 

*Candidate must be bondable (pass required background checks)

*Valid Driver’s with clean record required

 

     

     

    Sign Production and Manufacturing Technician

    City Image Signs
    Edmonton, Ab
    Full-Time, Permanent

    We are City Image Signs (CIS), formed in 2015 out of an acquisition of an existing manufacturing outlet that operated for over 35 years. Our updated manufacturing and operations have led to a large customer base and rapid expansion throughout Canada. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, CIS has garnered national acclaim and awards including being named a 2-time BOCSI Award Winner for Best Signage in Canada, in addition to being featured in Sign Media magazine for our achievements and our creative, quality and process-based approach to successful projects nationwide.

    Servicing sectors such as retail, hospitality, real estate, commercial and private corporations – our focus is being a “one-stop shop” – offering customers a variety of signage solution services through successful project management, logistics, production, manufacturing, procurement and professional services, as well as the development of strategic installation and professional partnerships.

    The successful candidate would play an instrumental role in the fabrication of signage solutions for our clients. While working extensively with aluminum, steel, Lexan and LEDs (amongst other materials) candidates must also have the ability to read and interpret construction drawings. The candidate must be self-managing and able to work independently as well as partner with other team members. If this sounds like you, producing amazing signage brightens your day, and being part of an award-winning team piques your interest, then keep scrolling – as this position could be for you!

    Job Requirements:

    • Be multifaceted and able to transition easily between different tasks as production requires.
    • Experience in vinyl plotting and application as well as channel letter manufacturing processes including bending/stapling channel coil, trim cap and assembly.
    • Demonstrates a knowledge and background in usage of paint booth and associated requirements and tasks a huge plus
    • Interest in electrical wiring requirements for the signage industry. (including LED Layout and wiring- training will be provided)
    • Knowledgeable in signage software including but not limited to – Corel, Sign Wizard and Flexi Sign
    • Understanding of CNC machining and file set up a plus
    • Be familiar and compliant with the Alberta OHS regulations a plus. (other required certifications -including WHMIS -will be provided if necessary)
    • Comfortable managing multiple projects at once
    • Previous sign manufacturing experience preferred, but will provide training to the right person

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Fabrication and assembly of signs.
    • Report to shop foreman for daily tasks and production requirements
    • Meet required production timelines
    • Strong attention to detail in a fast paced, changing environment
    • Maintain quality control assurance by submitting to operational guidelines
    • Complete routine Health & Safety controls
    • Work with cross functional teams in order to Produce/Manufacture signage requirements.
    • Familiar with machine set up and maintenance requirements ensuring any maintenance is reported to management for servicing.
    • Usage of proper PPE requirements during production of all signage Although we are looking at experience, our successful candidate will be multifaceted in finding solutions, applying strategies, taking direction, learning new methods, working independently and being an excellent communicator for the success of CIS. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. We recognize that our future success depends on the perspectives and contributions out of all employees – their diverse backgrounds and abilities make our business stronger.

    Learn more about us at https://www.cityimagesigns.com/aboutus

    *Candidate must be bondable (pass required background checks)
    *Competitive salary (commensurate with experience) and benefits package

     


    Please upload your CV in PDF format.