Vinyl Cutter / Plotter, Production and Application Specialist

Thatcher Oaks Awning Company - Elmhurst, IL


Job Description

We are seeking an organized, creative individual for a Full Time Graphics Production position. You will be responsible for the physical production and application of computer-generated Awning graphics using CorelDraw and Adobe Creative. You will work on site at our Awning Manufacturing Facility.with our Sales Team and Production Department, and confer by phone and email with clients.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Job Priority management. You will be included in our weekly production meetings with Sales and Production personnel, where we set the upcoming weeks production and installations.
  • Scan and vectorize client submitted logos for conversion to plotter cutter
  • Operate vinyl cutter plotter; fabricate digitally printed vinyl graphics
  • Prepare layouts for graphics to be applied to awnings
  • Installation and application of graphics on various awning materials
  • Maintain accurate and up to date graphic files and records
  • Keep track of inventory and submit orders when needed
  • Detail oriented, able to contact and converse with clients to ensure clarity and superior customer service


  • College degree preferred but not mandatory.
  • Experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Must be self-directed, relying on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Must be punctual and reliable.

Our Company is the leader in Commercial Awning Production and Installation in Chicago. We have been in business since 1984, and have a Triple A Better Business Bureau Rating. We offer a good Salary with Merit raises, Paid Holidays and Vacation, Health Insurance, and other benefits.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Adobe Creative/CorelDRAW: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Do you have signage: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Cutter/plotter, computer generated graphics application: 1 year (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Other types of insurance