SUMMARY: Learn and assist with duties in the Creative Services division that
are essential to meeting internal and external customer job orders per their
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
produce electronic art to be printed.
applications such as PowerPoint presentations, video productions, web
pages, and creating animation and/or interactivity for web pages using Flash
as needed to ensure desired results.
project development, priority, and deadline requirements.
time, to allow time for editing, proofing, and customer approval.
for printing requests and cost estimates.
skills, as department usage and software features are upgraded.
MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY: Not applicable.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Requires a minimum of 36 college credit
hours in graphic design or journalism related areas and/or certification from a
Technology Center in a related field.
COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Requires ability to effectively interpret and present
the customers information, in an understandable, eye-catching format, to target audiences. Ability to communicate creative and technical concepts and thoughts to management and customers. Requires ability to read, and understand computer and software manuals, professional journals, and technical terminology unique to the graphic arts field. Ability to write business correspondence.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Requires ability to apply moderately complex
mathematical equations as applicable. (For example: calculating proportions,
discounts, interest, percentages and volume, and applying concepts of basic
algebra and geometry.).
REASONING SKILLS: Requires ability to apply common sense understanding to
carry out instructions furnished in written or oral form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
LICENSE, CERTIFICATES, REGISTRATIONS: Not applicable.
OTHER JOB-RELATED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Requires
advanced experience with Macintosh programs such as QuarkXpress, Adobe
Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe PageMaker, Adobe Illustrator, and
macromedia Flash MX 2004. Special skills include artistic ability (conceptual,
design, composition, layout, color); knowledge of technical terminology unique to
the graphic arts industry; and the ability to produce electronic art correctly so that
the printing facility will be able to process it. Must be able to handle multiple
projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires extensive use of hands for typesetting,
drawing, and creating graphic materials electronically. Requires close color
vision, as well as ability to adjust focus; requires occasional lifting of up to 50
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Requires work for an extended period of time in close
proximity to a large computer monitor. Frequent use of X-acto blades. Requires
exposure to fumes of airborne particles from spray adhesives and paint thinners.
Occasional use of industrial paper cutter, 3-hole driller, laminator, hot iron and
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being
performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties,
responsibilities, and requirements of personnel.
Employee signature: ____________________________________Date: _________
Supervisor signature: ___________________________________Date: _________
Sr. Staff signature: _____________________________________Date: _________
Contact Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education-405-377-3333