Position Description: Glass Artwork & Design Specialist
Reports to: Production Manager
We are a mid-sized glass fabricator and we need a good, creative graphic designer for our company. We need someone who can both create original artwork to make beautiful, eyecatching designs, and is comfortable working with existing, client-provided artwork. We work primarily with a huge inkjet printers and print on glass primarily but can print on other substrates. And, the possibilities for creativity are endless. The position we are offering will be responsible for creating and manipulating digital artwork for printing (on glass). Please go to this link to see what we do and what we will need from YOU.
We need someone who can set type meticulously, can kern with the best of them, knows all the rules in the Bringhurst book. You must be able to work easily in the Adobe suite, primarily in Illustrator and secondarily in Photoshop, and then the rest, Word, Acrobat etc.
You will create original art and layouts which will include both printed glass samples as well as production glass for our projects. You will be responsible to ensure that digital files are created and work with our printer. You will work with our team (fun!) and also at times directly with clients to clarify artwork requirements to produce samples and to produce our finished products.
We are a small company and you will run the studio. You will BE the studio. You will have state of the art hardware to work with and lots of responsibility to make it work. Bring your book, show us what you got. This will be good. (And if it is good, we can talk about scheduling some telecommuting).
Duties and Responsibilities
To apply for this position please send your cover letter and resume, in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org – Attention: Human Resources. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.