High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent. Technical/vocational training related to job duties would be helpful. Minimum of five years' experience working with AutoCAD, Adobe Illustrator or Photoshop. Minimum of two years experience working with cut vinyl or vinyl vehicle wraps preferred. A combination of education, experience and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Provides support in the Sam Houston State University’s facilities maintenance sign shop.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Creates vinyl signs, banners, office signs, way finding signs, plaques, name plates, laminated signs, drawings, and maps. Uses all manners of software to create and manufacture signs including AutoCad, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Flexi, Dr. Engrave, Versa Works, Onyx and the Microsoft Office Suite. Uses multiple machines to manufacturer signs including vinyl print and cut, color poster printer, engraving machine, standard laser large format printer, and laminating equipment. Must be able to apply vinyl in flat work applications. Will be installing all manner of signs and banners. Must be able to design, purchase, and install ADA signage. Must be able to read and interpret drawings and specifications. Will use the Computerized Maintenance Management System with work orders to allocate time and document work on a daily basis. Performs other related duties as assigned.
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor it...s historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.