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GRAPHIC DESIGNER/DTP OPERATOR - 312366
GRAPHIC DESIGNER/DTP OPERATOR
Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations / Media / Research
Wage / Salary:
R - Market Related - P/M (Per Month)
Hermanus, Western Cape
Graphic Designer/DTP Operator - Hermanus
New Recruit focuses on process and by so doing increase the success of both their clients and their candidates.
Responsible for the design, compilation, printing and cutting of all types of high quality signage and deal with the public in a courteous and professional manner.
Our employees must be able to perform all duties necessary to complete the purpose of operating a sign business.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Design and create all types of signs, Be creative, with computer ability and knowledge of software programs such as latest version of PHOTOSHOP, COREL DRAW , Adobe PDF and Illustrator
Accurately fill in sign layout forms
Prepare visual proofs and layouts of artwork and signage.
Properly load, use and maintain a Digital Printer
Properly load and use a hot/cold pressure laminator following standard safety precautions.
Load and cut vinyl on a plotter and must also be able to change plotter paper, pens, blades and vinyl.
Ensure that machinery is maintained in good working condition.
Conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times and specifically during interactions with clients
Other miscellaneous jobs that might arise in the sign business, within the reasonable limits.
Assist in operating and managing the store when needed.
Keep a running inventory of all stock and supplies.
Maintain an organized, clean and professional store appearance at all times.
Complete in store training utilizing the following: Front counter Sales, Sign Product Training video, Sign Production Techniques, Key lines and the Operation’s Manual.
QUALIFICATIONS and REQUIREMENTS
A Technical College Diploma or equivalent qualification in Graphic design is a definite advantage.
1 -2 years experience working in a signage environment
Must be computer knowledgeable and willing to learn to be proficient in various software programs.
Must also pass basic math and spelling tests.
Must be organized and be able to work under pressure
Have excellent communication and customer service skills.
Interns also welcome to apply
Must be able to lift and load material into printer and plotter.
Must be able to place onto and retrieve various types of substrates from a substrate rack including the upper shelves.