AD Display Signs Inc.

Ad Display Employment Application

We are always interested in interviewing for possible positions on the fabrication team & for project management. If you have experience in fabrication or construction management, please download and fill out the ADS Application and return to us at Jobs@AdDisplaySigns.com

• Download the ADS Employment Application (pdf)



Current Positions:

1) Graphic Artist

 • We offer an excellent benefit package for full time employees which includes paid health care with family plans available.

Job Duties Include:

        1) Layouts for individual signs based off templates and shop production drawings.
        2) Preparation and execution of Excel Message schedules to Flexisign Auto Serialization
                  - Requires a high level of reading, typing and proofreading accuracy along with basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
        3) Customer, design firm or sales department requested revisions.
        4) Conversion of concept artwork (paper or digital copies) to Flexisign 8.5 or higher.
                  - Requires learning and following measurement style guidelines set by ADS.
                  - Artist will learn material and sign construction notation (specifications).
        5) Export artwork pages with ADS template to PDF
                  -Requires proofreading of layouts vs. requested message schedule; verification of quantities (requested, shown and duplicate errors); and individual sign location install notation as needed


Additional Requirements:

  • Graphic Artist will at times be required to assist in field surveys or installation at customer locations. This will be done as needed to help other ADS departments, along with provide the artist first hand knowledge of how specifications affect or aid install. Artist will at times be required to produce production shape files for CNC machinery.

    Growth within the department will be based off known and learned skills.

    Typical list of desired skills:
    a) Knowledge of sign materials, assembly methods, finishing methods and installation.
    b) ADA braille signage requirements.
    c) Houston Fire Department High Rise division sign requirements.
    d) Electrical sign internal design and specification.
    e) Houston Sign Permitting requirements.
    f) Large format print preparation and production
    g) Vinyl production (cutting, weeding, taping and installation)



2) Sign Installer for Graphics Division ( Interior Signage )

Individuals will be responsible for final assembly and installation of signs at various job-sites around the Houston area.

  • • Good Pay
  • • Excellent Hours, with overtime possible
  •  • We offer an excellent benefit package which includes paid health care with family plans available.

Job Duties Include:

    • • Sign fabrication and assembly, with the ability to assist the interior graphics department in completing projects:
      Working with acrylics, plastics & wood. Applying vinyl, paintwork, final assembly & mounting.
  • • Installing Interior signage in environments across the Gulf South.
  • • Working closely with the Installation Manager & Interior Department shop foreman to complete & document all installed signs.

Additional Requirements:

  • • Knowledge of the sign industry and a good understanding of typical construction site safety procedures.
  • • Clean background check and ability to pass drug testing.
  • • 1-2 years of experience in the sign industry is preferable, but not required.
  • • Applicants should have good attention to detail with common sense & reasoning skills.
  • • An Ability to “think on your feet” to complete a job without disrupting the project schedules.



3) Custom Sign Fabricator

    Individuals will be responsible for Fabrication of Custom signs for various projects around the Houston & Gulf-Coast region.

  • • Comeptitive Pay
  • • Excellent Hours, with overtime possible
  • • We offer an excellent benefit package which includes paid health care with family plans available.

Job Duties Include:

  • • Welding, fabrication & assembly of custom signs.
  • • Working closely with the shop foreman & install coordinator to complete fabrication in a timely manner within budget.

Additional Requirements:

  • • Journeyman's Sign Electrician's License ( Not required, but a definite plus )
  • • Clean background check and ability to pass drug testing.
  • • Applicants should have good attention to detail with common sense & reasoning skills
  • • Ability to read and interpret Technical Shop Drawings and architectural drawings for fabrication & assembly.
  • • Spanish Speaking a definite plus, but not required.