NBC Universal Facilities – Sign Shop Technician (Hand Lettering Experience Preferred) in Orlando, Florida

Facilities – Sign Shop Technician (Hand Lettering Experience Preferred)

Job ID: 506294



Universal Orlando Resort ® is a universe of opportunities for people who have a lot to offer. It takes a special kind of person to work at Universal Orlando. An individual who knows how to be part of a team. Someone with a sense of fun who’s serious about their work. A person who knows it doesn’t take magic to put a smile on a guest’s face… it takes hard work, dedication, knowledge and just the right amount of Universal attitude. Whether you’re serving food, working in an office, maintaining equipment, performing in costume or operating a ride, you won’t just be ‘doing a job.’ You’ll be creating memories for our guests that will last a lifetime. Are YOU that kind of person?

JOB SUMMARY : Maintains the signs and specific work orders including but not limited to: Computer Graphics, Painted Graphics, Installing & Removing, Scenic Painting, Engraving, and Fabrication. Handles daily trouble calls from the dispatcher, to do shop work on special projects as deemed necessary at the direction of the supervisor or lead.


  • Operates computer sign equipment to fabricate all types of signs as needed to maintain existing signs. This would include cut vinyl graphics, digitally printed graphics and patterns or masking for painted signs.

  • Performs specialized sign making duties as needed for theme signs. This could include hand painted, gold leaf, fiberglass repair, mechanical & carpentry work.

  • Install and Remove signs as needed for renovation and new installations. This may require the use of a high reach to access signs with mechanical and/or chemical fasteners. Setting sign post that will require the use of digging tools.

  • Layout and design of new signage for UO Operational needs special events, test marketing, safety issues, and emergency situations. This is typically done with the use of the computer equipment listed elsewhere in this description.

  • Gathers and prepares necessary information, tools and items needed to complete assigned task.

  • Cleans up work area; Consists of picking up used tools, materials and documentation and then stores equipment and tools in designated storage areas.

EDUCATION: High school degree or GED is required. Technical school or Art Institute preferred. Associate’s degree (AA) is preferred.

EXPERIENCE: 1 – 3 years experience using graphic arts programs such as Adobe CS, Corel Draw, Gerber Omega programs. 1 – 3 years experience using sign making computer equipment such as vinyl cutting plotter, large format digital printers, laminators; or equivalent combination of education and experience

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Valid Florida Drivers License/ required to operate company vehicles.

Your talent, skills and experience will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package.

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