Graphic Designer/Technical Writer York Telecom
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Job Type : Full Time
Shift/Hours : First Shift (Day)
Career Level : Entry Level
Education : Associate Degree
Skill : Graphics/Design -> Web Design, Design Layout, Adobe Photoshop, Graphic Design
Category : Creative/Design
Job Description :
At Yorktel we don?t make video, we make video work. We design, integrate and manage world-class video solutions that enable visual communications ? anytime, anywhere, anyway. From video conferencing to streaming video, media services to digital signage, Yorktel makes video work ? for you.Our philosophy is clear: Simplify. Innovate. Connect.
We are currently seeking a qualified candidate to provide on-site support in graphic design as well as to learn and apply new and emerging technologies. Provide assistance in the areas of graphic design and production, desktop publishing, publication development, intranet/internet HTML/PDF conversions, technical writing, editing, and the creation of specialized multimedia presentations on a task order basis to assist in the development of print media.
Roles & Responsibilities
Provide high quality customer service at all levels
Meet with client to discuss strategy/content/design/software for development of multimedia presentations
Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts
Mark up, paste, and assemble final layouts to prepare layouts for printer
Draw and print charts, graphs, illustrations, and other artwork, using computer.
Ensure spelling, grammar, and layout conversions rules such as hyphenation standards meet client criteria
Review final layouts and suggest improvements as needed.
Prepare illustrations or rough sketches of material, discussing them with clients and/or supervisors and making necessary changes
Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and websites
Prepare notes and instructions for workers who assemble and prepare final layouts for printing
Develop negatives and prints to produce layout photographs, using negative and print developing equipment and tools
Photograph layouts, using camera, to make layout prints for supervisors or clients
Performing Intranet/Internet HTML/PDF conversions in conjunction with all graphic design software in use
Produce still and animated graphics for on-air and taped portions of broadcasts, using electronic video equipment
Prepare graphic designs for exhibits and conferences using Corel Draw 12 software
Knowledge of and adherence to York Telecom policies and procedures
Other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements :
Skills and Abilities:
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to work with others in sometimes stressful and fast-paced environment
Strong written and verbal communications skills
A team player with a clear understanding of York Telecom?s business
Excellent problem solving skills
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to pay close attention to detai
Ability to convert documents from one applications to another
Ability to Multi-task
Familiar with the functionality of the internet
Present a professional appearance at all times
Education & Qualifications:
1-3 years experience in a customer service area
AA Degree or equivalent experience in a technical subject is desirable
Use of software applications (Microsoft Office 2003 Suite) in conjunction with desktop publishing and manipulation graphs, spreadsheets, etc. Knowledge of Quark Express Passport Edition software
Knowledge of MacroMedia Suite in the development and production of unique videos for use with the internet/intranet and other digital products. Knowledge of Dream Weaver
Knowledge of Corel Software
Knowledge of Adobe CS3 Suite used in conjunction with graphic design and desktop publishing
Ability to lift and carry objects up to 50 lbs
Frequent sitting, standing, and walking
Limited weekend and/or night work may be required
Must be able to pass suitability requirements
Must be willing to complete background checks and drug tests as required by current or future contracts
Join us and you will enjoy an excellent salary and benefits package, including 401k and Flex 125 plans.It is our policy to employ qualified persons without regard for race, creed, color, national origin, nationality, ancestry, age, sex, marital or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation or disability. Individuals are considered for employment, promotion, or training solely on their ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
Note to 3rd party agencies and search firms:
Thank you for your interest in Yorktel. It is our practice to recruit and fill career opportunities through the Human Resources, Corporate Recruiting organization. We ask that you not submit candidates for consideration to us without receiving a formal written request from our Corporate Recruiting organization to do so. All resumes submitted; (with or without use of your agency access credentials) will be deemed unsolicited and as such will not be eligible for placement fees. Thank you and we appreciate your cooperation.
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