CASUAL GRAPHIC ARTIST/DESIGNER

$23.38 - $29.84 hourly
  • City of Sunnyvale
  • Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Sep 28, 2018
Temporary Art Design Government Media-Journalism

Job Description

Under general supervision, individuals assigned to this classification assist the organization to develop and design brochures, reports, websites, social media, city branding and other marketing and presentation materials. This classification focuses on the development of graphic representation for division or department materials. Individuals in this classification are primarily focused on enhancing written material as well as developing materials for the Internet; and perform/ related work as required.

Essential Job Functions: (May include, but are not limited to, the following):

  • Design and produce effective and stylish graphic work for digital and print
  • Produce highly creative work within an established organizational style
  • Develop graphic presentations for brochures, reports, logos and other marketing and presentation materials
  • Design and produce graphics materials using computer-based and traditional methods to meet organizational standards and deadlines
  • Consult with City staff and provide technical graphics advice
  • Participate in the planning, development and production of graphics materials
  • Review and approve final graphic production
  • Monitor and develop posts and comments for social media accounts
  • Represent the division at community outreach events (such as fairs, special events, etc.) by promotion community services programs and services.
  • Perform other duties as required.

 

Education and Experience
The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following way:
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in graphic arts or a closely related field; AND
One year of related work experience that provides the required knowledge and abilities.

 

Licenses/ Certificates:
Possession and continued maintenance of a valid class C California driver's license and a safe driving record, or the ability to provide alternative transportation as approved by the appointing authority.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:
Previous experience in graphic design and social media management and development.

APPLICATION PROCESS
If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a City of Sunnyvale employment application and responses to the supplemental questions to the Department of Human Resources.

City application forms, completed in full and responses to the supplemental questions are required. Candidates are asked to fully describe any training, education, experience and/or skills relevant to this position. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of the application, please do not indicate "see resume". Electronic applications may be submitted on-line through the City's employment page;  go to Sunnyvale.ca.gov, Search: Jobs or application materials may be submitted to: Department of Human Resources, 505 West Olive Avenue, Suite 200, Sunnyvale, CA 94088. Late or incomplete applications will also not be accepted. Please submit application materials as soon as possible to be considered for this position as this job posting may close without notice.

When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.