OPPORTUNITY: Production Artist Needed!

This job comes highly recommended by VAD Alumnus Kevin Landeen. And – small world – one of our current VAD students, Erin Salazar works there!

PRODUCTION ARTIST – PRIORITY DISPATCH, SALT LAKE CITY, UT JOB SUMMARY:
This position designs art and layouts for company products and materials.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Makes edits and changes to files; coordinates file layouts in line with release dates
• Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy; arranges layout based upon available space, esthetic design concepts, and existing style sheet
• Communicates production-related information and timelines between all resources committed to each product release
• Compares the printer blueline to the final version of the working document for errors or inconsistencies
• Aids in implementing and maintaining Priority Dispatch Corporation and International Academies of Emergency Dispatch standards across all products and supporting materials
• Helps keep sufficient product inventory by printing smaller amounts of products on an in-house printer
• Ensures artwork and approval forms are stored and archived properly

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Thorough working knowledge of InDesign and other graphic designing software in a MAC environment
• Meticulous attention to detail; commitment to producing quality product; deadline conscious
• Ability to work autonomously
• Eagerness for acquiring new knowledge
• Minimum of 5 years production experience
• Proofreading experience a big plus

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Organizing and coordinating information and deadlines
• Problem-solving
• Creating written communication
• Frequent computer and telephone use
• Sitting for long periods of time
• Concentrating for long periods of time

TO APPLY:
Submit resume, application, and salary requirements at
http://www.speediarms.com/jobboard/default.aspx?customer=2ef569d6-b41d-4cd9-a1b3-ae5a67462da8

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