At Heath Ceramics, we design, manufacture and sell dinnerware and architectural tile of good and enduring design . We believe in the benefits of local manufacturing and we support a growing community of people committed to and inspired by the process of designing, making and sharing. Learn more about our company, values and people at heathceramics.com
We're seeking a Graphic Production Designer to support Graphic Design activities at Heath. This role will help bring to life retail and building signage, support graphic programs for product launches, help to layout catalogs, complete materials research, and many other hands-on projects.
This candidate will gain exposure to the rich and fascinating history of Heath (in operation since 1948!), as well as invaluable experience working in a design-focused, vertically integrated company where Design, Manufacturing, and Retail are all under one roof.
The role reports to the Experience Design Manager and works closely with the Design team to ensure consistency with the existing processes and standards. The candidate should be able to take direction and feedback from the reporting manager, but also work collaboratively with other stakeholders, or independently when needed. The work of the Graphic Production Designer supports Design, Communications, Production, Facilities and Retail operations.
_ Bachelor’s degree in Graphic/Communication Design, 0-3 years experience
_ Proficient in Google Apps, Dropbox, and Adobe Bridge/Lightroom, Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign
_ Attention to detail and quality in craft; must be able to work with extreme precision when appropriate
_ Is organized and efficient and can collaborate within a team environment
_Is able to multi-task and work independently toward communicated goals
_ Possess a willingness to jump in, ask questions, research and tackle any project that comes along
_ Is comfortable with and possesses technical knowledge of digital photography for a variety of uses: process documentation, product environmental, and event photography
_ Uses prototyping as a way of working
_ Brings an awareness of Heath’s values and mission
_ Is a great communicator, written and oral (neat handwriting is a bonus!)
Compensation & Benefits
_ Good hourly rate based on experience
_ This is a part time, 3-month position averaging 20-25 hours per week on a Monday-Friday schedule
_ monthly store incentive for Heath and Heath Home items
How to Apply
If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your resume, portfolio (online or PDF under 6MB) and a cover letter that speaks directly to the position.