Job Openings

Posted On: March 19, 2019

Project Manager

General Summary


The Project Manager will manage the execution of re-branding projects within the constraints of budget, schedule and scope while minimizing risk and ensuring adherence to established processes and methodologies.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


Basic management duties including all activities and communications required to ensure the timely and profitable completion of all assigned projects and orders. Serve as the company point of contact with a client for the coordination of a project or order.

  • Provide excellent customer service to clients while:
    • Confirming that the sign package purchased will meet customer and site needs
    • Ensuring sign package will pass local permitting requirements
    • Providing regular project status updates
    • Resolving any issues at the site to ensure signs are successfully installed
    • Effectively managing the project milestones (Site Survey, Design, Permitting, Production, Installation) to meet requested installation date
  • Responsible for all aspects of project cost management, including budgeting, forecasting, controlling, invoicing, and reporting to ensure projects are profitable and meet an adequate gross margin.
  • Responsible for hiring local subcontractors to install signs for each site; manage installation process.
  • Effective internal milestone tracking and communication to ensure signs are completed, shipped and installed on time

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


  • Must possess outstanding initiative, judgment, communication, and cooperation characteristics, in addition to strong analytical, problem solving, organizational, and planning skills.
  • Proficient PC Skills; including working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products.
  • Bachelor of Art or Science from accredited University. MBA a plus.
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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Controller

General Summary


This position would be responsible for Financial analysis, Reporting, Cash Planning and Oversight of Accounting, Corporate Financial Strategy and Contract Negotiations. They will maximize return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


Duties to include the following:

  • Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures
  • Issuance of Monthly Financial Statement along with all Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Monthly Revenue and Invoicing Reconciliation
  • Point person for all Audits as well as Yearly Budget Preparation

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


  • BS in Accounting, CPA is not required
  • Advanced abilities in Excel
  • Would be a plus if this individual would has EPICOR ERP Knowledge but not a Requirement
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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Production Technician

General Summary


Colite Technologies is embarking on a new business area to apply solar-wind-storage renewable hybrid power systems to various off-grid and grid-tied applications. It is seeking a well-rounded fabricator with knowledge of electro-mechanical applications as well as welding requirements. This individual will work in a shop environment which may including welding, painting, fabrication, etc.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  • Fabricate steel assemblies based on engineering drawings
  • Assemble wiring harnesses including attaching automotive style connectors
  • Confirm charge controller settings and perform system function tests
  • Perform quality checks on completed assemblies
  • Ready product for staging and shipping
  • Maintain optimal work area organization and housekeeping
  • Manage workload to ensure project schedule is achieved
  • Ensure shop area is organized in support of inventory management
  • Comply with all safety requirements

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


  • Welding certification is preferred. Minimum of 2 years of electrical application is preferred
  • Must be able to read electrical line diagram
  • Must be able to read manufacturing drawings
  • Must be experienced with hand tools and power tools
  • Must be able to develop work packages in ERP system
  • Ability to work with heavy materials daily such as steel
  • Some knowledge of Lean Manufacturing/Six Sigma principles
  • Familiar with operating heavy equipment such as cranes and forklifts, fork lift certification is a plus

Pay Range:  $15 – $25/hr.

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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Vinyl Production Specialist

General Summary


Vinyl Production

Principal duties and responsibilities:


As a Vinyl Production Specialist, you will be engaged in all aspects of the physical production of signs, which includes preparing substrates and applying vinyl and according to written instructions and under general direction.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


Qualifications
Attention to detail a must. Basic math skills (adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing whole numbers and fractions and converting fractions to decimals and vice versa). Be able to read a ruler. Able to work well under pressure to output high volume, high quality work. Able to work well with a team or unsupervised. Able to stand for long periods of time.

Experience/Skills
• Current sign industry Vinyl/Print production experience REQUIRED
• High degree of responsiveness and initiative
• Must be very detail oriented and ability to multi-task
• Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Must have a thorough knowledge of:
• 3M and Orafoll vinyl’s
• Rigid substrates (such acrylic, aluminum and ACM)
• Roll material application and handling
• Must have experience installing signs and vinyl graphics.
• Strong working knowledge and application of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

Requirements
• Previous experience required working in a fast past prepress/graphic design department
• Outstanding troubleshooting skills
• Ability to multi-task dozens of jobs at a time
• Deadline and detail-oriented
• This position requires great attention to detail, ability to prioritize, excellent organizational and communication skills as well as an ability to juggle multiple tasks at any given time to successfully perform this job.
• Lift and move up to 50 pounds

Work overtime when necessary. Overtime is a condition of employment.

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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Industrial Painter

General Summary


This position is responsible for painting various types of signage consisting of many types of material – to include aluminum, steel, and acrylic. This position is also responsible for the mixing of paint to acquire an exact color.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  • Cleaning grease, dirt, and other substances from product.
  • Masking areas to not be painted.
  • Mixing components to produce desired color according to specifications.
  • Spraying manufactured signs using a spray gun. Use of a Fresh Air System is required.
  • Cleaning of spray equipment and general maintenance of the paint booth.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints.
  • Ability to interpret and verify measurements according to required specifications.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Good general health with good balance, agility, vision, and depth perception.
  • Ability to twist, stretch, push, pull, lift on a regular basis.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Climb on units and/or ladders.
  • Lift up to 20 lbs.
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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Electrician

General Summary


Read blueprints or technical diagrams. Install and maintain wiring, control, and lighting systems. Inspect electrical components, identify electrical problems with a variety of testing devices. Place wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Use measuring devices in construction or extraction work
  • Adhere to safety procedures
  • Analyze operation of malfunctioning electrical or electronic equipment
  • Construct or fabricate electrical parts or fixtures
  • Install electrical conduit, tubing, fixtures or components
  • Install lead-in wires to control boxes and other components
  • Install/connect electrical equipment to power circuit
  • Install/string electrical or electronic cable or wiring
  • Repair electronic components, equipment, or systems
  • Repair or replace electrical wiring, circuits, fixtures, or equipment
  • Splice electric cable
  • Test electrical/electronic wiring, equipment, systems or fixtures
  • Test electronic or electrical circuit connections
  • Replace electronic components
  • Fabricate, assemble, or disassemble manufactured products by hand
  • Bend tubing or conduit
  • Read tape measure
  • Use electrical or electronic test devices or equipment
  • Use hand or power tools
  • All additional duties as assigned

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma/GED required – prior experience in the electrical trade
  • Ability to work well on a team
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination
  • Demonstrable knowledge and skills for electrical installation for illuminated signage

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Good general health with good balance, agility, vision, and depth perception.
  • Ability to twist, stretch, push, pull, lift on a regular basis.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Climb on units and/or ladders.
  • Lift up to 20 lbs.
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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Steel Fabricator and Welder

General Summary


This position is responsible for the assembling of parts, pieces and elements of the designated project, as well as, the treatment and repair of metal surfaces to ensure safe usage.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


Working with steel to create custom signs, ranging from simple to complex.

Working with various tools and equipment, including welding equipment, hand tools, power tools, hand routers, saws and other assorted tools and machinery to complete the fabrication process.

Maintaining the work area and equipment used in the fabrication and assembly process.

All additional duties as assigned.

 

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

Ability to read and understand blueprints.

Ability to interpret and verify measurements according to required specifications.

Ability to identify issues and offer solutions to those issues.

Two to four years steel welding and fabrication experience required

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Good balance, agility, vision, and depth perception.

Ability to twist, stretch, push, pull, lift on a regular basis.

Ability to stand for extended periods of time.

Climb on units and/or ladders.

Lift up to 20 lbs.

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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Submit Your Resume for Future Consideration

General Summary


Interested in working at Colite but don't see the right opportunity currently available? Submit your resume for future consideration!

Principal duties and responsibilities:


At Colite, we look for stellar candidates who display a true passion for their craft and career. We operate a diverse business with unique opportunities and typically look for candidates to fill roles in the following areas:

  • Project Management
  • Design
  • Production
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Estimating

If your field of expertise isn’t currently on our list – we still want to hear from you!

We’re always keeping our eyes open for the best and brightest talent we can find, so we encourage you to send us your resume. We’ll keep your information on file and contact you if we have an opportunity that suits your experience.

 

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Posted On: March 19, 2019

Internship Opportunities

General Summary


Colite is an international signage company that manages global programs for corporate, retail, hospitality and healthcare businesses. We are a culture of individuals committed to pursuing excellence and growing the standards of our industry. We are out-of-the-box thinkers who require a high level of performance while managing our work-life balance. We work in a world of accountability at the highest level as we work for some of the biggest companies in the world. We treat our internship process just like our employment process. We are invested in you, so you need to be invested in us.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


You will work on LIVE projects.

You will be either building a client project or creating and owning one of our internal projects. We do not put our interns in an isolated file room. Instead, you will be working alongside our people as they walk through daily tasks, meetings, issues and successes. We want you to learn and grow. Examples of projects you will create in a team environment may include the following:

  • Global Sign Project Management
  • Manufacturing Operations Projects
  • Graphic Design Projects
  • Finance & Accounting Projects
  • Video / Movie Production
  • Social Media Viral Campaigns

Why should you apply?

Our internship program is dedicated to giving you a successful, real-life corporate experience. The expertise you will be able to add to your resume will be invaluable. We are dedicated to growing not only your professional presence but also your skills and talents. Here is a taste of what is to come:

  1. Our Internship Program: What’s in it for you?
  2. Great Leaders/Bad Leaders Training
  3. Building and Maintaining a Corporate Culture Training
  4. Core Values/Mission/Vision Statements: What do they say about a company?
  5. Team-Building Activities
  6. Networking & Business Etiquette: Your Personal Branding
  7. Show Me the Money: Phases of the Sales Cycle
  8. Strategic Social Media Planning
  9. Strategic Marketing Planning

We compensate our interns on an hourly basis, including your orientation training. Our internship candidates are limited to only those who comply with all application requirements.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


We’re looking for students in their Junior and Senior years, as well as MBA students who can devote themselves to the following:

  1. One-Day Orientation
  2. 9-Week Internship Program > Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  3. Ideal candidates have led successful projects and have quality leadership skills
  4. 3.5 GPA

In addition, we are looking for candidates with the following professional desires and skills:

  1. Project Management
  2. Marketing/Communications
  3. Design & Engineering
  4. Manufacturing Planning
  5. Finance & Accounting

Submit Resumé below and please include:

  • Career History
  • Educational Achievements
  • Volunteer & Non-Profit Participation
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