Proficient in the use of Adobe Illustrator and/or CorelDraw (latest versions).
Understanding of sign construction projects, workflows, and terminology.
Solid grasp of design mechanics.
Knowledge and understanding of sign manufacturing and installation basics.
High attention to detail and accuracy.
Excellent communication, problem solving, and analytical skills.
Dependable, self-motivated and organized.
Ability to provide customer solutions and meet deadlines.
Ability to read and understand blueprints and plans.
Ability to perform take-offs from blueprints and plans.
Ability to understand structural requirements as provided by engineers.
Ability to read and understand municipal codes and permitting procedures.
Create detailed construction drawings based on existing design intent drawings.
Design high profile sign manufacturing and installation projects within the prescribed scope.
Design and document environmental graphic, signage and wayfinding packages for interior and exterior architecturally based projects from design intent through to construction drawings.
Develop signage programming and prepare message schedules.
Make required revisions to existing drawings as specified by the client, salesperson or project manager.
Work with in-house project management admin to ensure all required project information and documentation is clearly provided on drawing sets.
Work with sales and project management teams to ensure accurate drawings are produced.
Work with engineers to obtain and/or render required structural engineering.
Work with in-house manufacturing team and routinely conduct quality checks of in progress projects.
Resolve any design issues/solve problems throughout the project life cycle.
Other duties as assigned.