Graphic Design Intern

Meridian has been named a Top Workplace in Oklahoma for the past 6 years. The designation is based solely on employee feedback. Meridian employees complete a survey from Energage, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. Employees evaluate the company's direction, execution of ideas, their personal connectedness to the organization, role satisfaction, supervision and employee benefits. The Top Workplace designation is based on survey outcomes.

Qualifications

  • Pursuing a degree or certificate in graphic design, marketing, advertising or a related field, or relevant experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe CC including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator to create concepts and designs for publications, both print and electronic, with high attention to detail.

 

 

Demonstrated ability to:

  • Develop graphic design projects that include print and digital work.
  • Work with a variety of marketing platforms and learn new technology as needed.
  • Successfully take multiple projects from concept to completion while meeting deadlines and details. Strong communication, project coordination and scheduling skills.

 

 

This is an in-person position on Meridian’s Main Campus in Stillwater. Applicants should submit a résumé and portfolio with their application to monicas@meridiantech.edu and may be required to demonstrate their skills by completing a marketing piece using InDesign with guidelines provided.

Essential Job Functions

Working Relationship:

Maintain rapport with all staff members, vendors and partners as needed to complete job responsibilities in a professional manner. The person in this role will carry out a variety of responsibilities in a fast-paced office that requires attention to detail, meeting deadlines, independence, flexibility, a positive attitude, and strong organizational and problem-solving skills. This supports Meridian’s value of Impact: Deliver personalized service to create a lasting impression.

Essential Job Functions:

 

The Graphic Design Intern position requires a unique blend of strategic thinking, creativity and technical proficiency to create materials that support Meridian’s communication and marketing efforts.

The intern will develop creative solutions and strategies to solve a range of clients’ needs and find an appropriate compromise when necessary. Maintain Meridian’s brand, image and reputation while creating designs for a wide variety of materials including invitations, brochures, booklets, ads, e-communications, presentations, and Web and social graphics. Integrate designs across mediums. Take photos for marketing purposes.

 

Uphold Meridian Technology Center’s Mission, Vision and Values. Support the culture by living out our values of:

  • Relationships – Act in the best interest of others
  • Excellence – Deliver superior services
  • Innovation – Integrate new ideas with courage
  • Integrity – Model honesty and trust in all we do
  • Empowerment – Provide the framework and resources to succeed
  • Impact – Commit to enrich each life we touch

 

Work Hours:

Approximately 20 hours per workweek

 

Standards of Performance

The Graphic Design Intern will be evaluated on the previously listed responsibilities to determine satisfactory compliance.

 

Campus Location

Main Campus located in Stillwater, OK.

FLSA Classification

Non-exempt

Salary

$11-$15 per hour and commensurate with experience

Available

Fall Semester 2022