The University of Texas at El Paso Job Posting

 
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Departmental Graphic Designer - Departmental Graphic Designer

Hiring department Admission_recruitment
Monthly salary $2,397 - $2,649
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-03-18-01-8231
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location El Paso
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

budgeted position approved by HR Eva Castellano.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: provide PDF or online portfolio, if selected for interview bring portfolio. Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information

Purpose

Designs and produces departmental art and copy layouts for material to be presented in visual communication media such as books, magazines, newspapers, and electronic media. Complies with Identity Guide established by University Communications.

Essential Functions

Generates and produces printed and electronic promotional and informational materials including posters, brochures, newsletters, fliers, booklets, nametags, invitations and visual aids for reports. Prepares presentations, illustrations, or rough sketches of material. Studies illustrations, photographs, and text to plan presentation of material, product, or service. Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, selects style and size of type, and creates sample layouts. Maintains inventory; researches technology; evaluates proposals acts as vendor and printer liaison. Acts as technical liaison; assists with technical issues of presentations; advises and troubleshoots information technology. Presents samples to supervisor or client for selection and approval. Reviews final layout and suggests improvements as needed, and presents final layout to supervisor or client for approval. Prepares final layout for print on paper, film, disk, or other electronic format; checks proofs. Reviews quality of final product before release to client. Designs, maintains, and updates websites; may maintain web server. Assists in advertising strategy by researching and generating packets for distribution. Maintains image resource files.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years related experience and training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator/Photoshop/inDesign/ Acrobat Working knowledge of HTML and web experience. Working experience in print design and layout.

Working conditions

May work in all weather conditions May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Lifting and moving may be required to work weekends and/or after regular shifts (8-5pm)

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