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Job Details

Design Assistant - Advertising Production

Posted on Aug 26, 2020 by CALGARY SILSKCREEN INC.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Nov 15, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

CALGARY SILSKCREEN INC.

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Corel Draw
  • InDesign
  • MS Outlook

Area of Specialization

  • Technical illustration
  • Graphic design
  • Commercial art

Work Setting

Printing shop

Specific Skills

  • Set type for printing
  • Perform graphic arts photography
  • Make stencil patterns
  • Design and layout pages
  • Mount and scan photographs
  • Review the graphic designer's instructions
  • Produce computerized images and drawings

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • In shop
  • Urban area

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Nov 15, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Design Assistant - Advertising Production is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Graphic Arts Technicians
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to perform layout, page make-up and placement using conceptual mock-ups and to produce drawings and designs according to designer's specifications

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working with peripherals, retouching systems, graphic palettes, specialized software and painting equipment to create and transform images

INNOVATIVE

Interest in speaking and working in an interdisciplinary environment; and in producing or assisting in the development and production of design concepts, and in capturing elements such as titles, text, drawings, illustrations, graphics, lettering, colour harmonization, etc. using a computer

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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