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Sign Service and Install Technician

Apr 27 2021
Job Type

Full Time

Job Description

Travel to customer locations to repair and/or install various types of illuminated or non-illuminated signage and electrical lighting as well as other customer requested activities.

Job Duties

  • Travel to customer location to service, maintain, repair, and install all types of signage and lighting .
  • Drive and operate company vehicles in a safe manner.
  • Work at varying heights (from knee level to skyscrapers) to service a sign.
  • Solve sign schedule, service, & installation issues on a daily basis.
  • Bending, sanding, cutting, fastening metal, plastics or other materials as needed for various types of signage.
  • Familiar with (or eager to learn) the following skills: metal/plastic work, welding, soldering, gluing, and wiring.
  • Prep and paint signage, sign poles, etc. on site.
  • Dig holes, pour footers, and all other activities needed for sign bases.
  • Perform job site surveys.
  • Create, revise, update Ruggles Sign database.
  • Stock service truck with parts and supplies.
  • Account for product and inventory on service trucks.
  • Document actions and materials used by completing production, quality, and material sheets.
  • Check in and out through phone, IVR systems as needed.
  • Complete all related clerical duties and reports related to service calls,  service records, & CDL documentation.
  • Keep work area marked for safety and after project is complete, clean up area clearing all debris.
  • Ensure no deadlines are missed regarding service or install by dates • Assist with building maintenance.
  • Perform in-house repair, maintenance & fabrication of all types of signage and lighting.
  • Follow all United States Department of Labor, Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Laws, Regulations, & Guidelines & Underwriter Laboratories (UL), or UL equivalent, standards.
  • Work as part of the team; work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency.
  • Follow all Ruggles Sign rules and policies.
  • Must be willing to be cross-trained and move to other areas when needed.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs. or more frequently throughout the shift.
  • Ability to stand and walk 8-10hrs/day.
  • Schedule vacation so that department remains functional
  • Overtime, night & weekend work may occasionally be required to fulfill the duties of a Sign Service & Install Technician.
  • Work & communicate with internal employees, management, often spinning multiple plates at once.
  •  Normal hours:  Monday – Thursday, 7:00am – 5:30pm 
  • During busy parts of the year, more hours may be required


Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent, technical school diploma or certificate preferred.
  • Knowledge of specialty and/or automotive painting techniques in a manufacturing environment.
Licenses / Certification:
  • Motor vehicle license
  • Safe driving record
  • CDL (Class B) or willingness to get 
 Desired Skills:

Time Management & Prioritization Skills, Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, Scheduling & Multi-tasking Abilities, Follow Up & Communication Skills, Analytical & Problem Solving Capabilities, Customer Focus, Flexibility, Various Mechanical & Electrical Tools, Basic Digital Camera Operation


  • Vacation
  • Holiday pay
  • Health & Dental Insurance

Pre-Employment drug screening required for Ruggles Sign, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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