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Greater NY Sign Shop Manager - Extensive Knowledge

Looking for a management / foreman position in the NYC / Greater NY area.

Over 10 years, I have been designing, manufacturing, installing and maintaining all types of signage, awnings and structures in the tri-state area. My experience in the field has granted me the ability to effectively manage a skilled team of designers, fabricators and installers. I always focus on creating products that transmit the client's image and message, working within the boundaries of local ordinances, all while providing a highly customized eye catching solution.


Build and maintain positive client relationships by scheduling proactively and communicating effectively.
Ability to schedule and delegate tasks for projects and meet deadlines.
Manage teams of employees in multiple departments.


Corel Draw, Adobe Suite, Flexi Sign, Signlab, CoCut, Microsoft Office, Google Docs

Printing / Graphics

Experienced wide format inkjet printer operator.
Cut vinyl graphics
Print / cut graphics
Troubleshooting and repairs on wide format inkjet printers and vinyl cutters.
Preparation and installation of multiple vinyl graphic types.
Use of laminators


Aluminum & Steel MIG welding.
Sign fabrication including aluminum bending, plastic cutting, painting & assembly
Read plans and apply to projects
Manage teams of fabricators to complete projects on time and on budget.

Field Work

Plan and manage sign and equipment installation.
Drive & operate boom trucks and cranes.
Knowledge of multiple fastener types and applications.
Proper installation of signage onto multiple wall and base types.
Troubleshooting / Electrical
Proficient with low voltage electrical sign systems including LED, fluorescent & electronic message centers.
Ability to diagnose and repair secondary electrical problems.
Calculate load requirements for new installations.
Work closely with electrical contractors to facilitate new primary signage feeds.

Planning, Permitting & Development

Consult with client reviewing building codes that may affect their project.
Develop plan sets based on client requests.
Review ordinances outside sign and awning requirements that may affect projects.
Gather plan set for engineer approval.
Calculate wind loads and weights of sign structures to plan for structural base construction.
Prepare building permit applications for filing.
Attend planning board meetings for project approvals.