Location:

FASTSIGNS® of Kenosha, WI

4623 75th St. Suite 106 Kenosha, WI, 53142 | (262) 997-3850 | 2107@fastsigns.com

Hours:

Full Time Position

Description:

Position also known as: Creative Director

Are you highly motivated, detail oriented, and creative? Are you up for a challenge, eager to learn, and passionate about design? Do you want to put your artistic skills to work for an established and fast-growing company? If so, we’re looking for talented and inspired candidates who are focused on teamwork, task completion, and customer satisfaction. If you are looking for a rewarding career in graphic design, not just another job, then come join our team as a Graphic Designer!

As a Graphic Designer, your primary responsibility will be to create computer generated vinyl and/or full color graphics output that can be weeded, cut, and applied or printed and mounted to a substrate. You will work closely with customers to ensure complete satisfaction with the final product. The ideal candidate is a creative, self-motivated team player who can work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment and who is determined to make every project his or her absolute best.

Responsibilities:
  • Schedules the center's workflow
  • Works with co-workers and customers with file transfers, FTP access, photo library options, online proofs, etc.
  • Prepares comprehensive illustrations, sketches, layouts, and copy for print reproduction according to instructions of client or supervisor
  • Inspects jobs for accuracy before sending them to the plotter or printer
  • Performs customer logo maintenance and sourcing
  • Creates proofs and sends to customers using the online proofing system
  • Performs daily/weekly computer back-ups
  • Maintains all equipment including computers, plotters, and printers
  • Maintains accurate electronic and paper records
  • Helps unload raw materials and cleans and maintains storage areas
  • Works on different projects simultaneously
  • Helps in the production area as needed
  • Loads materials on/into printer and/or laminator, which may require some heavy lifting
  • Establishes and maintains effective team relationships with all support departments
  • Follows all company policies, procedures, and business ethics codes
Experience/Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED required; advanced education degree preferred
  • Strong PC and Mac skills and internet, publishing software, and sign production software skills
  • Previous sign or print industry experience required
  • Previous service business experience desired
  • Very strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to effectively and efficiently organize, prioritize, and manage clients, team members, and work

Additional Comment:

BENEFITS
  • Paid Vacation