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Available Position:
Full Time Graphic Designer

(This is not a remote or freelance position.)

We are seeking a Graphic Designer to join our team! He/she would be the 3rd designer in the Art Department, creating graphics for commercial, retail and promotional printing needs. To view the kind of work needed, take a look at our design galleries:


The Ken Young Company is one of the largest screen print & embroidery companies in southwest Georgia, handling orders with quantities anywhere from 12 pieces to several thousand pieces. We've printed for The White House, Hard Rock Cafe, Yellowstone National Park, Applebee's and more, including local schools, hospitals, families, and businesses.

The Ken Young Company is one of the largest screen print & embroidery companies in southwest Georgia, handling orders with quantities anywhere from 12 to 10-20,000 pieces. We've printed for The White House, Hard Rock Cafe, Yellowstone National Park, Applebee's and more, including local schools, hospitals, families, and businesses.

Responsibilities:

  • Create eye-catching graphics and engaging designs

  • Handle orders for the designs from start to finish

  • Maintain & archive digital & physical files

  • Communicate with Customer Service, Screen Print & Embroidery departments as needed

  • Submit proofs for project approval

  • Revise art as needed until approval

  • Send or print final art for production

  • Check test prints for design & color accuracy; edit as needed for a quality print

  • Occasionally talk with the client, in person or on the phone, to discuss the project in more detail

  • Use our project management app (Trello) to keep art departmental work organized (requires: very quick/simple data entry, uploading proofs associated with each order including revised proofs and keeping the status of each order updated as it moves through the process.)


Qualifications:

  • REQUIRED: working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop

  • Previous experience in design for screen printing preferred, but not required

  • Working knowledge of Mac computers preferred, but not required

  • Familiarity with setting up designs for print preferred, but not required

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with firm deadlines

  • Ability to pay attention to details

  • Work well with others, in a team environment

  • Adapt quickly to changes

  • Time management & efficiency in your work is imperative

  • Willing to learn


Compensation:

  • This position will pay $12 to $20/hr, depending on experience

  • This position does not come with benefits

  • Full time: Monday-Friday, 8am to 4:30pm with some potential overtime

  • We are closed during the following holidays:

    • 1 week off for July 4th

    • 1 week off for Christmas

    • 2 days off for Thanksgiving

Applicants with a submitted portfolio will receive priority.

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