|Job Type:||Full Time||Job Posted:||6/20/2017|
Now Hiring for our local client GANDY INK. Seeking an experienced Graphic Artist to work with stock designs as well as graphical layout. This position is temp to hire and offers a great benefits package when hired on.
Electronically designs and prepares art and copy layouts for material to be screen printed or digitally imaged based on job requirements, customer specifications, and other related job information. Operates computer and other peripheral electronic equipment to complete job assignments by performing the following duties personally.
Essential Job Functions:
- Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, selects style and size of type, and arranges layout based upon available space, aesthetic design, and production requirements.
- Enters information into computer equipment with mouse, keyboard, scanner, or modem to create layouts for client or supervisor.
- Reviews production layout and suggests improvements as needed.
- Enters commands to arrange layout according to aesthetic standards, layout specifications, and customer requirements.
- Prepares sample of finished layout and presents sample to supervisor for approval.
- Creates separations, vignettes, chokes, spreads, and dropouts as required.
- Alters illustrations to enlarge, reduce, or clarify image.
- Prepares notes and instructions for workers who assemble and prepare final films for printing.
- Accurately assembles all elements of production design and copy, including measurement and control devices.
- Increases knowledge of computer graphic design through reading trade publications and independent study.
- Maintains cleanliness of work area and equipment.
- Supervisory responsibilities
- High school diploma or general education degree (GED) with emphasis in computer design or 1 to 3 years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Ability to work well in a team and think independently
- Must be reliable, responsible and take direction well
- Possess skills with Illustrator, Photoshop, and graphic layout. Drawing is a plus.