University of Alaska Wood Center Graphics in Fairbanks, Alaska

Wood Center Graphics

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Classification:Student Assistant C

Grade:Student C

Work type:Student Employee

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks

School/Business unit:UAF Student Services

Location:Fairbanks

Categories:Office/Clerical, Student Affairs/Services

Position Summary:Join the Wood Center staff in the Graphics Office as a student graphic designer.

Duties:

Student graphic designers are responsible for the design, creation and printing of a variety of marketing materials including flyers, posters, banners, and digital media images for a wide variety of costumers (Wood Center programs, student organizations, university departments and other external).

The student Graphic designer must maintain the electronic work order system and invoicing for all work orders. Graphic staff will keep an inventory of supplies and order when needed the paper, toner. They will maintain the computer programs and equipment as needed.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

A successful applicant will:

• Have a strong creative design process, with experience working with a variety of graphic design programs such as Photoshop, In-design, Adobe Illustrator. Must be comfortable using Mac computers.

• Be creative, and understand principles of color and design.

• Work as team with other student graphic artists, being able to provide and receive feedback on work.

• Employee excellent customer service to clients.

• Maintain excellent time management and organizational skills

• Pay close attention to detail and has great editing skills

Required Experience:

Prior experience with graphic design for marketing purposes

Special instructions to applicants:

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and names and contact information (email and phone number) for three (3) references.

Upon interview, candidates will need to bring a small portfolio of work (3-5 pieces). They will asked to create a piece of work after the interview.

If you need assistance applying to this posting, please contact UAF Office of Human Resources at 907-474-7700.

NOTICE: Students must maintain enrollment and regular attendance for a minimum of at least 6 undergraduate credit hours or 6 graduate credit hours to be exempt from FICA (Social Security and Medicare) tax. A credit hour load below the minimum required for full-time student status will require the withholding of FICA tax (non-resident aliens on an appropriate visa who meet student employment criteria will continue to be exempt from FICA regardless of credit hour load). While in a student position, a student cannot hold any other type of simultaneous employment with the university.

Typical Education or Training:

Prior experience with graphic design for marketing purposes

Experience with commercial and large format printing

Familiar with UAF’s Marketing guidelines

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

At-Will:

Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF. The policy can be located at:

http://www.uaf.edu/chancellor/policy/04.07.010/

Tobacco-Free Campus:

UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus. For more information, please go to:http://www.uaf.edu/tobaccofreecampus/

Notice of Nondiscrimination:

The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution. The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of nondiscrimination available at www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

Advertised:09 Mar 2018Alaskan Standard Time

Applications close:30 Jun 2018Alaskan Daylight Time