Job Openings

Posted On: October 20, 2021

Assistant Estimator

General Summary


To assist Lead Estimator in preparation of client’s requests for pricing of product

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  1. Estimate signage using ERP system to compile raw materials and labor hours for product pricing in accordance with the client’s brand standards set by the Design Department.
  2. Procure subcomponent quotes from Suppliers and Sub-Contractors.
  3. Calculate packaging and delivery costs of signage for domestic and international projects.
  4. Coordinate with Project Management and Sales teams to ensure estimates for each project are completed on time
  5. Organize and maintain electronic copies of quotes and estimates for each project.
  6. Assist in implementation of “better information flow” between Estimating and Design/Drawings/Purchasing. Decrease instances of products being manufactured differently than quoted.  Decrease “double work” of other departments on research of products/pricing Estimating has already procured.
  7. Assist in downloading and printing electronically submitted RFQ packages
  8. Create job details for projects going into production ensuring materials and flow of labor operations are accurate based on drawings by the Design Department.
  • Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Excellent communication skills on the phone and face to face
  • Ability to read construction drawings
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Posted On: October 20, 2021

LED Technician

General Summary


This position is responsible for the assembling of LED lit Channel Lettersets and small signage.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  • Working with various materials (LEDs, aluminum, acrylic, plastic, power supplies, and electrical components) provided to create custom Lettersets and small signage, ranging from simple to complex.
  • Working with various tools and equipment, including hand tools, power tools, hand routers, and various machinery to complete the production process.
  • Additional duties include maintaining the work area and equipment used in the production process.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


  • Ability to read and understand blueprints.
  • Ability to interpret and verify measurements according to required specifications.
  • Ability to comprehend basic electrical concepts.
  • Ability to identify issues and offer solutions to those issues.

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.
  • Lift up to 20 lbs.
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Posted On: October 20, 2021

Letterset Fabricator

General Summary


This position is responsible for the assembling and forming of the parts, pieces and elements of the designated project.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  • Working with aluminum to create custom lettersets, ranging from simple to complex.
  • Working with various tools and equipment, including hand tools, power tools, and machinery to complete the fabrication process.
  • Additional duties include maintaining the work area and equipment used in the fabrication and assembly process.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


  • 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.

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: October 20, 2021

Router Operator

General Summary


This position is responsible for the routing / cutting of parts, pieces and elements of the designated project.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  • Working with various materials (aluminum, steel, acrylic, sintra, etc.) provided to create custom signs, ranging from simple to complex.
  • Additional duties include maintaining the work area and equipment used in the routing process.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


  • 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.

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.
  • Lift up to 20 lbs.
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Posted On: October 20, 2021

Wide-Format Print Technician

General Summary


As a Wide Format Print Technician, you will be engaged in all aspects of the physical production of signs, which includes preparing and printing onto of variety of substrates according to written instructions and under general direction.

Principal duties and responsibilities:


  • Previous experience required working in a fast-paced printing 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.
  • All other duties as assigned

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:


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.

  • Experience with Wide format printing is 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
  • Experience with a router, flat bed printer, vinyl printer, vinyl cutter preferred.
  • Digital / Wide Format Printing
  • Rigid substrates (such acrylic, aluminum and ACM)
  • Roll material application and handling
  • Graphics experience in the use of Illustrator, Flexi and Caldera

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 50 lbs.
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Posted On: October 20, 2021

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: October 20, 2021

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: October 20, 2021

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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