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Sign Shop Assembly Assistant

Facilities / Skilled Trades


Sign Shop Assembly Assistant

  • 524303
  • Blacksburg, Virginia, United States
  • FS - Facilities Operations
  • Facilities / Skilled Trades
  • Hourly Wage/Part-Time
  • Virginia Tech University

Job Description

Reporting to the Sign Shop supervisor, the Assembly Assistant is responsible for creating, manufacturing, and assembling a large variety of signs in support of University and Departmental operations. Must be able to use various types of software and sign manufacturing equipment such as CorelDraw, Summa-Cut to accomplish digital printing, vinyl plotting, laser engraving, and rotary engraving in daily operations.

Required Qualifications

• Significant experience working on a windows-based computer system.
• Ability to work in a fast paced, high production environment.
• Ability to stand and work for extended periods of time.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience with CorelDraw software.
• Experience in sign manufacturing.

Pay Band


Appointment Type


Salary Information

$15 - $17 per hour

Review Date

January 30th, 2023

Additional Information

Drivers license and safe driving check required.

The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check.


About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or military status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact CPIF HR at opshr-g@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.


Each agency within the Commonwealth of Virginia is dedicated to recruiting, supporting, and maintaining a competent and diverse work force. Equal Opportunity Employer

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