About: bigDAWGS promotions use electronic devices in printed packaging for company-to-company marketing. Pixelfour Creative is creative agency, a division of bigDAWGS promotions. www.bigdawgs.ca and www.pixelfourcreative.com
Contract or Full-time position (Available Positions: 1)
Prepress file preparations for print based on bigDAWGS product guidelines
Sound editing and minor video editing for client products
Production proof creation for clients
Finalize production file for full scale production
Creating new and exciting bigDAWGS products
Willingness to adapt to new work procedures
Internal/external Graphic Design work based on ability
Assisting and management of video, sound and photography projects
Assisting the production of any in-house printing projects, including operation of printing and finishing equipment.
Required Experience and Skills:
Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign); working in a mixed PC/MAC environment.
Pre-press and pre-production understanding/experience is a must
Strong ability for file management and project management
The ability to juggle multiple projects at the same time
Background in professional print production.
Operation of print finishing equipment (cutters, creasers, slitters, laminators, digital die cutters).
Excellent communication skills; fluent in English (oral & written)
Additional Experience and Skills (not strictly required, but considered an asset):
Additional Advanced knowledge of remaining Adobe Creative Suite programs (Premier, After Effects, Dreamweaver, Audition, etc).
Graphic Design, Illustration, Branding
CSS, HTML5, Responsive Web Design, WordPress
Experience working with popular WordPress themes and plugins
A strong sense of creativity and innovation.
Prepress/Graphic/Web Design degree or equivalent
1 year full-time experience in print or graphic design position in a studio/agency setting.