Print Production Specialist/Graphic Designer

Full Time2 weeks ago
Employment Information
As a Print Production Specialist, you will be an integral part of the production team, ensuring the highest quality standards for our printed products. You will handle the end-to-end process of downloading, preparing, and printing customer images, as well as contributing to our company's graphic design needs. Your role will involve collaboration with various teams to meet customer expectations and enhance our service offerings.


Image Preparation and Management:


Download customer images from various platforms and ensure they meet the required specifications for printing.


Resize and format images using industry-standard software to ensure optimal quality and resolution.


Adjust and correct color profiles to match our inkjet printers' requirements, ensuring accurate and vibrant prints.




Print Production:


Operate and maintain inkjet printers, ensuring they are loaded with the appropriate paper types and ink.


Prepare print layouts according to customer specifications and project requirements.


Monitor the printing process to ensure high-quality output, making adjustments as necessary.


Cut prints to the required sizes and prepare them for the production team for framing.




Mockup Creation:


Create digital mockups for clients upon request, using design software to visualize how their images will look in different framing options.


Work with clients to refine mockups until they are satisfied with the proposed design.




Graphic Design:


Design marketing materials, such as brochures, flyers, social media graphics, and email campaigns, to support our marketing efforts.


Develop visual content for our website, ensuring it aligns with our brand identity and appeals to our target audience.


Assist in creating custom graphics and artwork for special projects or promotions.




Collaboration and Communication:


Work closely with the marketing and sales teams to understand customer needs and translate them into compelling visual presentations.


Participate in brainstorming sessions and contribute ideas for new products, services, and marketing strategies.


Provide technical support and advice to team members regarding print production and graphic design best practices.


Quality Control and Troubleshooting:


Conduct quality checks on printed materials to ensure they meet our standards and customer expectations.


Troubleshoot any issues with printing equipment, software, or materials, and coordinate repairs or replacements as necessary.


Maintain accurate records of print jobs, inventory of printing supplies, and equipment maintenance schedules






Requirements

Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and other relevant design software.
Experience with large format printing machines, color management and print production processes.
Excellent attention to detail and a strong commitment to quality.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Time management skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.