Graphic Designer

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Location
McAllen, Texas
Industry
Education, Training & Library (Education, Training, and Library Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 12.50 per hour
Ref. Number
S_29145
Contact
Saucedo,Francisco, Spherion
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Job Description

The Graphic Designer I designs and produces printed publications and promotional items following the institutional criteria.

Responsibilities:
Produces Desktop publishing for assigned projects.
Provides layout and design for various print publications, including but not limited to brochures, fliers, posters, postcards, and reports.
Creates artworks, images, text, and graphic design for publications and reports.
Works as part of a team to ensure assigned projects are accurate and timely.
Documents and maintains ongoing status reports of all projects.
Meets critical deadlines for FAS division.
Presents and proposes design solution to supervisor.
Consults and discusses photographic shoots, and video, with photographers according to project specifications.
Uses technology and software to create images and layouts of websites and printed pages.
Creates videos and video content for website and presentations.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Physical Requirements
Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body.
Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction.
Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make the discrimination in sound.
Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. Occurs to a considerable degree and requires substantial use of upper extremities and back muscles.
Ability to make rational decisions through sound logic and deductive processes.
Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
Substantial movements (motions) of the wrist, hands, and/or fingers.
Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word including the ability to convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately and concisely.
Standing particularly for sustained periods of time.
Close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; and/or extensive reading.
Mobility to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.

Education:
Associate

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Demonstrated computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office including, but not limited to, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, the Windows environment, and internet research skills.
Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with a diverse, multi-cultural college populations.
Desktop publishing knowledge with a knowledge in graphic design and page layout skills
Proficient in the use of graphic design software including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Acrobat Pro.
Ability to prioritize, organize, and complete multiple tasks with attention to detail, within stated deadlines.
Ability to speak effective before groups of employees of organization.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

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